Local Political Geography and Institutionalized Racial Inequality
- 10/23/2013 |
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Location: Searles Science Building, Room 315
Event Type: Lecture
Dr. Allan Parnell will discuss the work he and his non-profit (Cedar Grove Institute) has done in challenging social inequities using GIS and census data.
Dr. Parnell is a demographer who runs a non-profit demographer who runs a non-profit firm in North Carolina (Cedar Grove
Institute); website: http://www.cedargroveinst.org/. He and his group
do research and analyses to provide support for legal cases involving
civil rights, predatory lending, segregation in schools,
institutionalized discrimination and community economic development.
Sponsored by the Department of Sociology/Anthropology, the Environmental Studies Program, the McKeen Center, and Lectures and Concerts.