Oviatt Library

Black History Month: Political Activism LA

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Oviatt Library - Jack & Florence Ferman Presentation Room
Jackie Robinson and Brad Pye
Melina Abdullah, Ph.D., Black Lives Matter L.A.

This is a panel presentation. Participants include Melina Abdullah from Black Lives Matter LA, Harold Welton from the Black Panther Party and a representative of CSUN’s Black Student Union. Dr. Cedric Hackett from Africana Studies will be the moderator. The panel will be discussing political activism in Los Angeles, comparing and contrasting tactics used by BLMLA and the Panthers. Our BSU representative will speak to the experiences of college students in the current environment.

This event is part of the Oviatt Library's Black History Month 2018 Event Series

Black History Month at the Oviatt Library is co-sponsored by the Michael D. Eisner College of Education; the Mike Curb College of Arts, Media and Communication; the CSUN Division of Student Affairs; and the CSUN Office of the Provost.

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