Talk: Grappling with Stokely Carmichael: Peniel Joseph on the Legacies of Black Power
On Oct. 15 2014, Peniel Joseph lectures and leads a discussion at the Center for Marxist Education in Cambridge, MA, focused on Stokely Carmichael, and the Black Power Movement, and their relevance to politics in the world today. How do the thought and action of Stokely and the Black Power movement still resonate in 2014? In the age of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, and Ferguson...
Prof. Joseph is Professor of History at Tufts University and the author of the award-winning Waiting ‘Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America and Dark Days, Bright Nights: From Black Power to Barack Obama as well as editor of The Black Power Movement: Rethinking the Civil Rights-Black Power Era and Neighborhood Rebels: Black Power at the Local Level.
Video: Doug Enaa Greene