2020 Howard Zinn Memorial Lecture: Ibram X. Kendi

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The 2020 Howard Zinn Memorial Lecture features Ibram X. Kendi in conversation with Nina Silber on Dec. 7 at 5pm EST.

Kendi is the founding director of BU’s Center for Antiracist Research and the Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Boston University. A professor, anti-racist activist, and historian of race and discriminatory policy, Kendi is also the author of the National Book Award winning Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America and New York Times bestselling How to Be an Antiracist.

Register for the free online event at the Boston University Alumni and Events page.

The Howard Zinn Memorial Lecture Series was created in 2008 by former Zinn student Alex H. MacDonald (CAS’72) and his wife Dr. Maureen A. Strafford (MED’76). Read more about Zinn’s impact on students in the Our Favorite Teacher series and consider adding your story.