“Meet the Professor” - Tracy K’Meyer

From Brown to Meredith: Remembering the Struggle for School Desegregation
When Apr 05, 2012
from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Where University Club
Contact Name
Contact Phone 852-2247
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Tracy K'MeyerTracy K'Meyer is Professor and Chair of the Department of History and the Co-Director of the Oral History Center. Drawing on over 100 oral history interviews with local people, Dr. K'Meyer will recount the story of desegregation in Louisville and Jefferson County Public Schools. She will also explore current contrasts and tensions concerning how we as a community remember that struggle. How does public memory influence the debate over where we go from here?

Admission ($14/person or $7/student - check or cash) includes lunch. Reservations are required at least 3 days prior to the event.  Please contact Janna Tajibaeva at 852-2247 or janna@louisville.edu.