MIT Forum for Equity Webcast Series
In this interactive forum for the MIT community, Professor Craig Wilder and a panel of students will share highlights from their recent and ongoing research on the relationships between slavery and the founding of MIT and other scientific and engineering institutions. Participants will gain a greater appreciation of this research initiative launched in 2018 and insights into the development of the current two-course curriculum within the MIT School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.
MIT and Slavery Project (MIT Libraries)
MIT class reveals, explores Institute’s connections to slavery (MIT News)
Event explores initial findings from “MIT and Slavery” class (MIT News)
Date and Time
Thursday, October 01, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM PT