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"On Our Knees: Sports, Race, and America" A Talk by Professor Drew Hyland
Start Date: 11/2/2017Start Time: 12:15 PM
End Date: 11/2/2017End Time: 1:30 PM
Event Description:
Visiting Philosophy Professor Drew Hyland will deliver a talk raising some of the issues and controversies surrounding the recent phenomenon of athletes "taking the knee" during the national anthem as a protest against police violence against blacks. He will discuss some of the historical background in the hope of encouraging an open discussion of issues and events.

Hyland is an emeritus professor at Trinity College. One of his areas of expertise is the philosophy of sport, including the role of race in sport. 

Lunch will be served.

RSVP: lcampbell11@suffolk.edu
Location Information:
Boston Campus - Sargent Hall
120 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108
Room: Blue Sky Lounge, 5th floor
Contact Information:
Name: Lauren Campbell
Phone: 617-973-1104
Email: Lcampbell11@suffolk.edu
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