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Black Lives Matter Discussion Panel

This Discussion is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Date: 09/22/2016
Time: 5:30 pm– 6:45 pm
Where: Middle Georgia State University, Macon Campus, Arts Complex Theatre, College of Arts and Sciences

The Black Lives Matter movement has been categorized as a terrorist group and accused of inciting hate against law enforcement.

Why has the group garnered such negative attention?

Middle Georgia State University hopes to put it all into context by hosting a riveting discussion that focuses on the original intent of and controversy surrounding Black Lives Matter.

Join us as we host panelists from several disciplines who have strong opinions and expertise surrounding Black Lives Matter.

Panelists:

Dr. Adria Goldman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Communication, Gordon State College

Dr. Andrew Manis Ph.D.

Professor of History and Political Science, Middle Georgia State University

Aaron Lewis

MGA Undergraduate and Student Leader

Jeffrey Tarver

MPA Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Sociology, and Criminal Justice, Middle Georgia State University

Dr. Francys Johnson Esq

Georgia NAACP President

Moderator:

Dr. Andre Nicholson Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, Middle Georgia State University

Sponsored by: Middle Georgia State University Library, and the Department of Media Culture and Arts for more information contact: Dana Casper

dana.casper@mga.edu, or Dr. Andre Nicholson at andre.nicholson@mga.edu.

Campus map and directions: http://www.mga.edu/about/maps.aspx

Panel Discussion BLM Sept 22