Community Conversation: South Side Segregation with Natalie Moore

Oct. 19

12:00–1:00 pm
Hybrid format: William Eckhardt Research Center, Room 161, and livestream

Join the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics' Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Community Engagement Working Group for a conversation with Natalie Moore. Moore is an author and a reporter, and has formerly taught in Columbia College and the Medill School of Journalism in Northwestern University. She authored The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation, which was the winner of the 2016 Chicago Review of Books Award for Nonfiction and a Buzzfeed Best Nonfiction Book of 2016. She also co-authored The Almighty Black P Stone Nation: The Rise, Fall and Resurgence of an American Gang and Deconstructing Tyrone: A New Look at Black Masculinity in the Hip-Hop Generation. She has an expertise in tackling a wide range of issues with her reporting on segregation and inequality.

This event is sponsored by the PSD EDI Inclusive Climate Grants. To register for the event livestream, click here.

This convening is open to all invitees who are compliant with UChicago vaccination requirements and, because of ongoing health risks, particularly to the unvaccinated, participants are expected to adopt the risk mitigation measures (masking and social distancing, etc.) appropriate to their vaccination status as advised by public health officials or to their individual vulnerabilities as advised by a medical professional. Public convening may not be safe for all and carries a risk for contracting COVID-19, particularly for those unvaccinated. Participants will not know the vaccination status of others and should follow appropriate risk mitigation measures.