Moving Forward: the 2016 Election and What’s Next

February 22, 2017

Moving Forward: A Discussion of the 2016 Election and What’s Next

A panel discussion on Race and Rights in a Moment of Crisis

  • Ta-Nehisi Coates – Award-winning writer, journalist, and educator; national correspondent for The Atlantic
  • Jelani Cobb – Professor of Journalism, Columbia University; writer for The New Yorker
  • Nikole Hannah Jones – Award-winning investigative journalist for The New York Times
  • Samuel Kelton Roberts – Director of Institute for Research in African-American Studies; Associate Professor of  History and Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University; Moderator
  • Patricia J. Williams – James L. Dohr Professor of Law, Columbia University

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


Columbia University, Miller Theater, 2960 Broadway at 116th St., New York, NY 10027

Registration Required

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Presented in co-sponsorship with Columbia's Office of Vice Provost for Faculty Diversity & Inclusion

Affiliate Sponsors

Black Alumni Council of Columbia University

Caribbean Students Association  

Columbia Por Colombia 

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