September 25: UTK READS for Black Lives
UTK READS for Black Lives, open to UTK faculty and graduate students, will consist of a seminar to engage with seminal works related to the field of Classics and the African diaspora, and how to engage in anti-racist work within our local community. For this seminar, we will be reading selections from:
Frantz Fanon, “Concerning Violence" in The Wretched of the Earth (1961)
Margo Hendricks, "Coloring the Past, Rewriting Our Future: RaceB4Race" (2019)
UTK READS for Black Lives is scheduled to be held via Zoom on Fri. Sept. 25 at 4:30 – 6:00 pm.
Eos guidelines require that readings be distributed only to seminar participants, and so if you would like to participate, please RSVP to Stephen Collins-Elliott at email@example.com. You will receive a reply with the readings, discussion questions, and the Zoom link.