Poverty in Newark

We’ll be looking at poverty in Newark and what to do about it April 6th at the Rutgers-Newark campus. I’ll be talking about affordable housing. Other speakers include my colleague Wayne Glasker and Temple University’s Bryant Simon. The sessions will be filmed by makers of the important documentary Revolution67. For a report on the conference … Continue reading Poverty in Newark

Between Justice and History

Fredric Miller Memorial Lecture May 5, 2011 This lecture, remembering archivist, historian, and scholar Fred Miller, offers the opportunity to address issues central to the practice of public history. To mark my retirement July 1, I intend to reflect back on a series of experiences where history has served to illuminate social justice issues. While … Continue reading Between Justice and History