Event: The “Southernization” of America: What Progressives Can Learn from the US South
Date/Time: February 8, 2019, 6pm
Location: The People's Forum, 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY 10018
Details: This panel of academics who both live and work in the South will help activists, organizers, and concerned citizens better understand the struggles and triumphs of the region. With Keri Leigh Merritt will open with a talk focused on economics. Hilary Green will then discuss education, Bob Hutton will concentrate on labor and unionization, and Booker Mattison will talk about the importance of the arts in the South. It is free and open to the public. Registration is requested.
More information: https://peoplesforum.org/event/the-southernization-of-america-what-progressives-can-learn-from-the-us-south/.
Livestreaming will be available for this event: https://www.youtube.com/thepeoplesforumNYC/live