Freedom Highway

Since Iris Morales visited us last week, I have been thinking about the particular power of art to promote change and social justice.  Ms. Morales clearly believes that art is a key part of any social movement.  It is not ancillary, but rather has its own unique and necessary role to play.  I think that […]

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Martin Luther King, Jr. and CGP

As we are gearing up for a semester’s worth of explorations into issues of class, race, and gender in twentieth- and twenty-first-century America, I thought it would be appropriate on this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day to point out one of the ways in which CGP — specifically our own Professor Gretchen Sullivan Sorin — […]

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