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We Can’t Breathe: Jabari Asim in Conversation

October 30, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Balch Auditorium
Scripps College 1030 Columbia Ave., Scripps College
Claremont, CA 91711 United States

In the vein of W.E.B. Du Bois, James Baldwin, Richard Wright, and Claudia Rankine, Jabari Asim has emerged as an essential voice on the black experience in America and the struggle for survival and persistence. The Emerson College professor and former editor-in-chief of the NAACP’s magazine The Crisis visits to discuss his latest collection of essays and share his take on where America is right now.