BU Professor Margo to give public lecture in November: “Obama, Katrina, and the Persistence of Racial Inequality”

in Departmental News
August 13th, 2014

Professor Robert Margo will give a public lecture November 13 entitled “Obama, Katrina, and the Persistence of Racial Inequality” as part of a series sponsored by the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University.  The series, entitled “Economic Racism in Perspective: Past and Present in the US and Germany,” includes three public lectures and a conference bringing together 25 scholars from around the world.

Margo’s lecture is at 7 pm, November 13, at the Florence and Chafetz Hillel House at Boston University, 213 Bay State Road.  The lecture is free and open to the public.

See the full lecture series schedule here.