Walk Backward into the Future: Oral History as Decolonizing Methodology

February 8, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Mānoa Campus, Gartley 103

Scott Kurashige is the Executive Director of the American Studies Association. He has authored The Shifting Grounds of Race: Black and Japanese Americans in the Making of Multiethnic Los Angeles (2008) and The Fifty-Year Rebellion: How the U.S. Political Crisis Began in Detroit (2017). He has co-authored The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century with Grace Lee Boggs(2011) and Exiled to Motown: A History of Japanese Americans in Detroit with the JACL Detriot (2015). He received his M.A. in Asian American Studies and PhD in History from UCLA. He serves as literary executor for scholar-activists James and Grace Lee Boggs.

Event Sponsor
Department of Ethnic Studies Center for Oral History, Mānoa Campus

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