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Across that Bridge by John Lewis: Common Read events @ WCC

2021 Common Read Events







April 29 (Thurs):


Medical Apartheid Goes Viral: Coronavirus-19 and Race featuring Harriet Washington: 2:00-3:00

with Harriet Washington, Medical Ethicist

Author of Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Experimentation from Colonial Times to the Present


Q&A to follow



April 14 (Weds):


Racial Trauma and its Impact on Development : 11:00-1:00

with Dr. James P. Huguley, University of Pittsburgh

Interim Director, Center on Race and Social Problems



Feb 24 (Weds):

Civil Unrest: Yesterday and Today: 11:00-1:00 

With Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr. Civil Rights Activist, Minister and Educator

Q&A to follow

View the recording of the event


Feb 23 (Tues):

Freedom Riders Discussion: 4:30-5:30

With Dr. Margaret Eiden, Professor of Biology and Common Read Co-Chair


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