BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20210223T160000 DTEND:20210223T170000 SUMMARY:Civil Rights Activism and German-Jewish Refugees DESCRIPTION:Join panelists for a discussion of the documentary “From Swastika to Jim Crow,” which features Jewish-German scholars who taught at Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the South after emigrating to the United States. This account illuminates a rich and complex chapter of Black and Jewish relations in American history. Panelists include KU Professors Ari Linden (German Studies), Fithawee Tzeggai (Sociology), as well as Shelia Bonner (Andrew Mellon Visiting Scholar, Margaret Walker Center, Jackson State University). Lorie Vanchena (Director, Max Kade Center) will moderate. Participants are encouraged to watch the documentary beforehand. Please note a KU ID is required to access this video: LOCATION:Zoom webinar – To register for this event END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR