The Nation magazine is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year and coming to Madison with a series of events that honor the rich history and fighting spirit of progressivism in Wisconsin. The Havens Center will host a Nation anniversary discussion about modern day civil rights struggles on April 30th at 4 pm at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. State Representative Mandela Barnes, Nation correspondents Gary Younge and John Nichols, Christine Neumann-Ortiz from Voces de la Frontera, and M Adams from Young, Gifted and Black will participate in the discussion.
Find out more & RSVP on our Facebook event page. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
For a complete listing of Nation anniversary events in the Madison area on April 29th, 30th, and May 1st, please visit thenation.com/events.
The Sociology Department is proud to co-sponsor this event along with the Center for Community & Nonprofit Studies, the Chicano/Latino Studies Program, the Civil Society and Community Studies Department, the Communication Arts Department, the History Department, the Madison City Channel, and the Livingston Inn.