Baltimore: Reception and Talk with Neil Roberts

Date: 4/5/2017

 WILLIAMS REGIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BALTIMORE

invites Williams alumni, parents, and friends to attend
a TEACH IT FORWARD talk entitled

FREEDOM IN THE AGE OF TRUMP

with

Neil Roberts
Associate Professor of Africana Studies
& Faculty Affiliate in Political Science


Date
Wednesday, April 5th

Time
6:30 p.m. Reception
7:00 p.m. Discussion

Location
St. Hilda's Episcopal Church
200 Ingleside Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228

Cost
There is no charge for this event
Light fare and beverages provided

In this Teach It Forward event, Professor Neil Roberts will examine different conceptions of freedom and the model of freedom advanced in his award-winning book Freedom as Marronage. Roberts shall address subsequently the implications of this discussion for the meaning of freedom in the Age of Trump. 

Neil RobertsAssociate Professor of Africana Studies and Faculty Affiliate in Political Science and Religion, joined the Williams College faculty in 2008 after receiving his Ph.D. in Political Science from The University of Chicago and completing a post-doctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. His research interests focus on political theory, and his present writings deal with articulations of the concept of freedom in North America, Europe, and the Caribbean. Roberts is author of the award-winning Freedom as Marronage (University of Chicago Press, 2015) and the collaborative work Journeys in Caribbean Thought (2016). He is presently completing A Political Companion to Frederick Douglass. Roberts is President of the Caribbean Philosophical Association. For more biographical information, consult his personal website. 

Please register by March 31st












Location

St. Hilda's Episcopal Church

200 Ingleside Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228

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Questions?

Please contact Alumni Relations
alumni.relations@williams.edu
(413) 597-4151