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Democracy in Color: A Multicultural, Multi-perspectival Conversation on the Insurrection of 1/6

February 12, 2021


Five panelists joined Dr. Carolyn McCaskill, director of the Center on Black Deaf Studies, and Dr. Brendan Stern, executive director of the Center for Democracy in Deaf America, last night on Facebook Live for Democracy in Color: A Multicultural, Multiperspectival Conversation on the Insurrection of 1/6. The panelists were Gallaudet faculty members Danielle Thompson and Franklin Torres and alumni Christopher Johnson (University of Minnesota), Victorica Monroe (Monroe Pedagogy), and Brandon Williams (RIT/NTID). Alumnus Lorenzo Lewis, CDDA’s director of disagreement, served as moderator. If you missed it, you can watch it here.

12 February 2021


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