Join this afternoon workshop with Robert Jensen, on campus as part of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Speaker series.
Monday, January 12
Afternoon Workshop: We are All Apocalyptic Now – Moral Responsibilities in Crisis Times
Belk Pavilion 208, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Robert Jensen is a professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas. Jensen is the author of several books including Arguing for Our Lives: A User’s Guide to Constructive Dialogue; We Are All Apocalyptic Now: On the Responsibilities of Teaching, Preaching, Reporting, Writing, and Speaking Out; The Heart of Whiteness: Confronting Race, Racism and White Privilege; Citizens of the Empire: The Struggle to Claim Our Humanity; and Writing Dissent: Taking Radical Ideas from the Margins to the Mainstream. In his writing and teaching, Jensen draws on a variety of critical approaches to media and power and has addressed questions of race through a critique of white privilege and institutionalized racism.
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