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An Evening with Education Sociologist Eve Ewing
November 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Springfield College community is invited to a virtual discussion with Eve Ewing, a Chicago-based sociologist of education. Ewing will share her wide-ranging and interdisciplinary perspective on issues of race and racism in the contemporary U.S. in what will be an engaging conversation. She is presenting as part of the Springfield College Seminar 101 Course Curriculum.
Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, at 7 p.m.
Join the Zoom: https://springfield.zoom.us/j/87207816506
Ewing is a scholar of education policy in the U.S. and has written a collection of poems in the book titled 1619. She also is a comic book author, most recently contributing to the Marvel Universe in her writing of Ironheart.
Ewing is an assistant professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration. Her work has been published in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The New York Times, and many other venues. Currently, she is working on her next book, Original Sins: The (Mis)education of Black and Native Children and the Construction of American Racism.
Co-sponsored by: The Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship; the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences; the Department of Literature, Writing, and Journalism; the Office of Spiritual Life; and the Honors Program
For questions or more information, please contact Kate Dugan at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (605) 868-1706.