Paper Session: Contemporary Student Activism
An open presentation exploring themes around contemporary student activism. This event is being live streamed on the Oral History Association Facebook page.
Days of Resistance: Documenting Black Lives Matter in Higher Education
Presented by: Cynthia Tobar, Teachers College, Columbia University
Documenting the Silences of the Disenfranchised: Reclaiming the Narratives of Black Female Student Activists
Presented by: Lae'l Hughes-Watkins, Kent State University Libraries
Within These Walls: The Place of (Be)longing, Anger, and Power in Geography Students’ Strike at Concordia University
Nadia Hausfather, Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, Concordia University
Chair: Paul Ortiz, University of Florida
This event is part of the Oral History Association's conference Oral History in Our Challenging Times, hosted by Concordia University's Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling. The event brings together established researchers in universities and public history institutions, community-based oral historians, media and arts organizations, Concordia graduate students, and independent professionals.