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Black History Matters: Keynote Speaker Dr. Josh Sides

February 02, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Jack & Florence Ferman Presentation Room

Dr. Josh Sides, Department of HistoryDr. Josh Sides is Professor of History and author of L.A. City Limits: African American Los Angeles from the Great Depression to the Present.

In his talk, Dr. Sides will explain how South Central Los Angeles became the center of black Los Angeles during much of the twentieth century, and how the recent Latin Americanization of South Central portends even great regional demographic shifts.

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Assistive Services

Requests for accommodation services (e.g., sign language interpreters or transcribers) must be made at least five (5) business days in advance. Please e-mail in advance of the event.