Adrienne Brown Lecture: The Black Skyscraper

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    • Monday February 19, 2018
      6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Reinsch-Pierce Family Auditorium
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Carmen Wagster
Georgia Institute of Technology | College of Design
School of Architecture
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Summary Sentence: Dr. Adrienne Brown will present her lecture "The Black Skyscraper" as part of the Necessary Tomorrows: Afrofuturism and Design program coordinated by the Stubbins Gallery

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Dr. Adrienne Brown is an assistant professor of English at the University of Chicago.  She is the author of "The Black Skyscraper : Architecture and the Perception of Race" and coeditor of "Race and Real Estate." 

Brown's lecture is part of the Necessary Tomorrows: Afrofuturism and Design series. Brown will discuss her publications and, more extensively, she will address the larger question of race and real estate, particularly in regards to gentrification and its affect on vulnerable populations. 

 

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College of Design, School of Architecture

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  • Created On: Feb 13, 2018 - 3:24pm
  • Last Updated: Feb 13, 2018 - 3:24pm