Wednesday, April 3, 2019 12:30 PM
“Nuclear Weapons, Race, and Justice in the Trump Era.” Guest Speaker: Vincent Intondi, Associate Professor of History and Director of the Institute for Race, Justice, and Civic Engagement at Montgomery College. Join us for a discussion on the connections between racial justice and nuclear weapons. Professor Intondi will discuss major themes from his recently published book, African Americans Against the Bomb: Nuclear Weapons, Colonialism, and the Black Freedom Movement. From 2009-2017, Vincent Intondi was Director of Research for American University’s Nuclear Studies Institute in Washington, DC. Prior to teaching at Montgomery College, He was an Associate Professor of History at Seminole State College in Sanford, Florida. Mr. Intondi regularly works with organizations exploring ways to include more diverse voices in the nuclear disarmament movement. His research focuses on the intersection of race and nuclear weapons.
Conversations in Conflict Studies is a weekly educational speaker series for students, faculty, and the community. The series, sponsored by PARCC, draws its speakers from Syracuse University faculty, national and international scholars and activists, and PhD students. Pizza is served. Be sure to check out the full list of speakers.
If you require accommodations, please contact Deborah Toole by email or by phone at 315.443.2367 at least one week prior to the event.