Thursday, February 13, 2014
"The Futures of Black Leadership" Panel
Alondra Nelson (Columbia University), Erica Edwards (UC Riverside), and Pete White (Los Angeles Community Action Network) will host a panel entitled "The Futures of Black Leadership."
Dr. Alondra Nelson is the Scholar-In-Residence for the Stafford Ellison Wright Endowment of the Black Alumni. The theme for the 2014 residency is Body and Soul: The Futures of Black Leadership. She is the Director for the Institute on Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Columbia University and is best known for her classic book, "Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight Against Medical Discrimination."