Penn Arts and Sciences

The War on Poverty at 50: Its History and Legacy (Conference)

Friday, September 19, 2014 (All day)

Location TBD.

A reconsideration of the War on Poverty after fifty years. Panelists include Gretchen Aguiar, Merlin Chowkwanyun (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Felicia Kornbluh (University of Vermont), Alice O'Connor (University of California, Santa Barbara), Amy Offner (Penn), Annelise Orleck (Dartmouth), Brian Purnell (Bowdoin), Crystal Sanders (Penn State), Thomas Sugrue (Penn), Karen Tani (University of California, Berkeley, Law), and more.

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