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February 2021

ConverAction:  Class, Poverty, and the International Community 

February 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Immediately following the conversation with Mary O'Hara, a ConverAction will be held. This discussion will be moderated by Nejra Kravic '21 from the Scripps International Community (SIC). Wednesday, February 10 Conversation with Mary O'Hara begins at 10:00 a.m.

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The Shame Game

February 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

What does it mean to be poor in Britain and America? For decades, the primary narrative about poverty in both countries is that it has been caused by personal flaws or "bad life decisions" rather than policy choices or economic inequality. This misleading account has become deeply embedded in the public consciousness with serious ramifications for how financially vulnerable people are seen, spoken about, and treated. Drawing on a two-year multi-platform initiative, award-winning journalist and author Mary O’Hara, author of…

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April 2021

@Noon: African Americans and the California Dream

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Susan D. Anderson, Scripps class of '75, is the history curator and program manager at the California African American Museum and a member of the editorial board of the journal California History. She has brought her scholarly interest in California's hidden African American history to her writing, lectures, and public history projects as former director of collections, library, exhibitions, and programs at the California Historical Society, interim chief curator for the African American Museum & Library at Oakland, and curator…

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October 2021

Chinatown Massacre Commemorative Performance 

October 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Bowling Green, Scripps College, 1030 Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711 United States
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October 24 marks the 150th anniversary of the L.A. Chinatown Massacre. That lynching of around twenty Chinese Americans by a mob of nearly 500 people is still considered one of the worst race riots on the West Coast. For the past three years, Hao Huang, Scripps’ Bessie and Cecil Frankel Chair in Music, has explored this little-known history through performances around Southern California and with a widely acclaimed spring 2021 podcast, “Blood on Gold Mountain.” Now Prof. Huang, in collaboration with…

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