Penn Arts and Sciences

GRADUATE SSPF WORKSHOP: New Spatialization of Race and Housing

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 5:30pm

Africana Studies Seminar Room (330A), 3401 Walnut Street "A Wing"

As part of its Origins of the Twenty-First Century: People, Policies, Politics series of graduate-student workshops, the Graduate Social Science & Policy Forum presents two papers on the theme, "New Spatialization of Race and Housing."  Anthony Pratcher (Penn History) and Colin McGrath (Penn History) will discuss "Section 236 in Phoenix: Federal Policy and the Local Placement of Multi-Family Housing." Charlotte E. Jacobs (Penn GSE) and David Schor (Penn GSE) will discuss, "Public School Desegregation Efforts in Philadelphia 1955-1980."

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