Monday, January 28, 2019
7PM | Livingston Student Center, Livingston Hall
Join us for the #RUDreamWeek kickoff dialogue honoring the life and legacies of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr featuring esteemed guests:
Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika is a researcher, journalist, an artist who works as an assistant professor in Rutgers University’s Department of Journalism and Media Studies. His research, and teaching focus on the intersections of social justice and emerging media in the cultural and creative industries.
Dr. Brittney Cooper is associate professor of women’s and gender studies and Africana studies at Rutgers University. She teaches courses on black feminist theory, black intellectual thought, hip-hop, gender, and media.
Dr. Joan Collier, moderator
Dr. Collier is a college student development scholar and practitioner who serves as the Associate Director for Assessment Research in Residence Life at Rutgers- New Brunswick. Dr. J is also co-founder of #CiteASista, a Black Feminist digital project that centers and encourages the centering and inclusion of Black women’s knowledge, experiences, and intellectual labor within and beyond the academy.