What is Equality?: Interrogating Economic Inequality, Past and Present

“What is Equality?: Interrogating Economic Inequality, Past and Present.” An exciting discussion on interdisciplinary arts and humanities methods for understanding economic inequality and influencing public debates on equality.

Monday, April 17, 2017, 4:30-6:00 at Konover Auditorium, followed by a reception

A public panel sponsored by the University of Connecticut Humanities Institute Public Discourse Project and organized by Sarah Winter (UConn, English) and Elaine Hadley (UChicago, English)

Speakers:

Keller Easterling, Yale School of Architecture, author of Extrastatecraft: The Power of Infrastructure Space

Michele Elam, English, Stanford University, author of The Souls of Mixed Folk: Race, Politics, and Aesthetics in the New Millennium

Seth Koven, History, Rutgers University, author of The Match Girl and the Heiress