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Harper Distinguished Speaker Series

Annual lecture by a liberal arts leader

2017 Harper Distinguished Speaker Jeff Chang

changThe AHSS community welcomed Jeff Chang to campus in April as a guest lecturer in the AHSS Harper Distinguished Speaker Series. Chang is a social historian and the executive director of the Institute for Diversity in the Arts at Stanford University. He has written extensively on the intersection of race, art, and civil rights, and the socio-political forces that guided the hip-hop generation. Over 300 guests were in attendance.

(INFORMATION ON THE 2018 DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER WILL BE AVAILABLE THIS FALL)

Past Distinguished Speakers:

Jeff Chang, 2017
Winona LaDuke, 2016
Van Jones, 2015
Wade Davis, 2014
David Sanger, 2012
Julia Alvarez, 2011