Williams Institute Lectures

Nov. 2 and 3, 2021

Delivered by Juan M. Floyd-Thomas, associate professor of African American religious history at Vanderbilt Divinity School and Graduate Department of Religion

His theme: “America at the Cross(roads): A Century of Struggle from 1921 Tulsa Massacre to #BlackLivesMatter”

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Lecture 1: “‘If you are silent about your pain...’: Racial Reckoning, Religious Reflection, and Redemptive Remembrance on the Tulsa Race Massacre 100 Years Later”

Lecture 2: “‘Up from the Ashes’: The Ongoing Lessons and Legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Massacre”