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Teaching #BlackLivesMatter: Race, Policing & Protest: Historical Context & Literature

This guide is meant to serve as a jumping-off point for students and faculty to gain a better understanding of the deaths of unarmed individuals by police officers and the protests that centered on notable cases in 2014.

Historical Context

Literature & Fiction

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Michelle Alexander, author of "The New Jim Crow" - 2013 George E. Kent Lecture

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