BLACK RELIGION AND BLACK LIVES MATTER IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE


Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, Events, Friends of the Library, Lecture / Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

College of Charleston Faculty Lecture Series

Wednesday, March 1.  Noon.

Addlestone Library Room 227

Professor Matthew Cressler, Religious Studies Department

It has been said that Black Lives Matter “ain’t yo’ mama’s civil rights movement.”  Professor Matthew Cressler will compare Black Lives Matter with its historical predecessor, Black Power, and illuminate the role of religion in both.

A light lunch will be served.