A roundtable discussion of recent grand jury decisions in light of historical patterns of trauma and state-sanctioned violence in the United States. From the legacies of conquest and slavery to law enforcement at the border and on our streets, UW faculty reflect on the role of gender, trauma, and resistance in our understanding of recent events. With Aida Levy-Hussen, William P. Jones, Stephen Kantrowitz, and Keisha Lindsay. Moderated by Steve Paulson.
A Humanities NOW program of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for the Humanities held on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 in the H.F. Deluca Forum of the Discovery Building at 330 N. Orchard Street, Madison, WI.