Houston, TX 77005
6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013
On Campus | Alumni
A regular visitor to the Lone Star State, Texas figured significantly into W. E. B. Du Bois’s publications and political activism. Throughout his life, Du Bois spoke boldly against vicious expressions of white supremacy in Texas even as he highlighted black Texans’ principled protests over the insidious entrenchment of Jim Crow. This lecture explores Du Bois’s important and historic role in the quest for racial justice in Texas.