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The African American Athlete: The Renaissance Continues.
In honor of Black History Month and the LBJ School of Public Affairs’ 2018 Barbara Jordan National Forum, Texas Athletics, the LBJ School, LBJ...
Lyndon B. Johnson Library (LBJ)
In the Darkroom of Identity - A Talk by Susan Faludi
Susan Faludi discusses her struggle to come to grips with her father’s many identity transformations—from Holocaust survivor to suburban dad to household...
Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building (POB)
Dr. Fred McGhee, "Politics and Process: Preserving Historic African American Sites in Austin"
UT Antiquities Action is pleased to present a conversation with local preservation advocate and anti-gentrification activist, Dr. Fred McGhee. Dr. McGhee...
Jackson Geological Sciences Building (JGB)