Part of the series 400 Years of Inequality

Race and the Memory of Evil

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Moral philosopher Susan Neiman’s new book Learning from the Germans combines philosophical reflection, personal stories, and interviews with Americans and Germans grappling with their respective national histories. She is joined in conversation by UCLA history and African American studies professor Brenda Stevenson, author of What is Slavery? among other books.

Coffee, tea, and book signing to follow.

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