E&D Kick-Off Lecture: “This is America”: Childish Gambino, Plato and the Search for Truth
Date: 1:30pm - 2:30pm PDT August 31, 2018 Location: Agnes Flanagan Chapel
Agnes Flanagan Chapel
First lecture in the Exploration & Discovery 2018-2019 Colloquium Series: Civic Engagement and the Common Good.
Attended by all E&D students and faculty, this event features an exciting panel:
- Kim Cameron-Dominguez, Assistant Professor in the Sociology and Anthropology Department. Her areas of scholarly interest include gender, race and ethnicity, affect and labor, urban and transnational anthopology, bureaucracy and communiative forms.
- Tremaine Johnson, educator, commentator, and writer for Rolling Stone Magazine. Johnson’s media appearances can be seen at PBS NewsHour, CBS This Morning, CNN Tonight w/ Don Lemon.
- Gabriela Lopez, Lewis & Clark student ’19
We will show the video and discuss different interpretations of it and relate it to your assigned Plato dialogues. After each member of the panel gives a brief presentation, we will open the discussion to the audience. Each student will receive a notecard on which to write a question. If you like, you can go to the microphone and ask the panelists a question.