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An Evening of Remembrance: The Chicago Race Riots of 1919

Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Office of Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity

Friday, September 20, 2019 
5–7 p.m.; Reception to follow

Powers Rogers & Smith Ceremonial Courtroom, 10th Floor
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago

Reflections on Our City’s Past, Our Present Reality, and Our Collective Vision for Our Future

Please RSVP by Friday, September 6th to lporter@luc.edu

WELCOME

  • Michael J. Kaufman, Dean and Professor of Law
  • Josie M. Gough, Assistant Dean for Inclusion, Diversity, & Equity

SPEAKERS

  • Claire Hartfield, author of “A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919”
  • Perri Irmer, President and CEO, DuSable Museum of African American History
  • Julius Jones, Digital Content Manager, Chicago History Museum
  • Candace Moore, Chief Equity Officer, City of Chicago
  • Juan Perea, Curt and Linda Rodin Professor of Law and Social Justice

CLOSING REMARKS & BLESSING

  • LaTrina Porter, Director of Strategic & Multicultural Programs