2019-2020 Faculty-Graduate Seminar Featuring Toni L. Griffin, Harvard University (CANCELED)

Wed, Feb 26, 2020 (All day)
Location: 
Barfield - Johnson Seminar Room (201) , Stanhope Hall, Princeton University
Audience: 
Faculty & Staff
Graduate Students
Alumni
Speaker(s): 

 

Black Design: History, Theory & Practice

We explore what it means to “do” Black Studies in practice-based fields.

As our media-saturated culture exhausts every possible angle of consuming race, a new generation of scholars, activists, and artists have turned to investigate the structuring conditions of how blackness is experienced in everyday life.

Toni Griffin

Toni L. Griffin is a leading advocate of diversity in design and Professor in Practice of Urban Planning at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. She is the founder of Urban Planning and Design for the American City, an initiative through which she envisioned the Detroit Work Project. In 2013 Griffin released Detroit Future City, a comprehensive citywide framework plan for urban transformation. Prior to returning to private practice, Griffin was the Director of Community Development for the City of Newark, New Jersey.

 

 

Space is limited. Open to Faculty and Graduate Students Only

>> Please RSVP here by Monday, February 24 <<

 

 

Event Recording Notice: By entering the premises of the event above, you consent to be photographed, filmed and otherwise recorded for any use and wavier all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, social media, or other publication of the materials.


 

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