The Memphis Center at Rhodes

Education and Social Justice in the 21st Century: A Conversation with Kevin Kumashiro and Bettina Love

In this pivotal moment, education remains a crucial and complex
    site for thinking about social justice both inside and outside of
    the classroom. Our schools both shape and reflect the broader
    questions of equity, access and opportunity that shape our larger
    society. In this event, two premier educational scholars will
    consider the questions and issues facing educators, students and
    communities as they negotiate the changing educational, social
    and political landscape. Please join us for this exciting event

Documentary Screening: The Chinese Exclusion Act

What does a little-known 1882 law have to do with American
    identity, democracy, and civil rights today?
    Through powerful and illuminating visuals, historical documents,
    testimonies, and insights of leading scholars and experts, The
    Chinese Exclusion Act
documentary explores the history of Chinese
    immigration to the United States and its significance to issues
    of globalization, immigration, labor, and civil rights today.

Reception at 2:00 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public.

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