Topic: CSREA

At a talk hosted by the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America, Ashley Farmer, an assistant professor of history at UT-Austin, underscored the significant contributions of black women to advance black power.

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University talk explores influence of black women in political movements

February 1, 2019 0 comments

“When you’re thinking about blackness, or black women or other underrepresented groups, you’ve got to think about how ideas come into public in different ways — alternative, creative, and really empowering and powerful modes of … galvanizing people,” said Assistant Professor of History Emily Owens Thursday afternoon.

The new exhibit at the Center for Race and Ethnicity in America, which will be up until Spring 2019, contains 38 pieces from 22 artists. This piece, “Self Portrait” is by Luanne Redeye, an artist currently based in New Mexico.

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“Joy + Justice” builds community through art

September 17, 2018 0 comments

Last Thursday, the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America hosted the opening of “Joy + Justice,” a new exhibit that celebrates the Center’s upcoming programs and events.

CSREA debuts new Waterman Street location

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CSREA debuts new Waterman Street location

September 9, 2016 0 comments

The Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America held an open house Thursday to celebrate the center’s new location at Lippitt House.

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Panelists discuss normalization of racism

February 18, 2016 9 comments

As part of the “How Structural Racism Works” lecture series, faculty members participated in a discussion about the normalization of structural racism.