Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract The Activism at The New School oral history program, initiated in 2019, documents touchstone moments of activism on The New School’s campus from the perspective of students, faculty, and staff who participated in these movements. The program focuses on the past fifty years of activism at The New School. As of April 2020, interviews have been conducted with activists from the late 1960s/early 1970s anti-Vietnam War movement, members of the 1996-1997 Mobilization for Real Diversity, Democracy,...
Dates: 2019 - 2020
Summary This collection consists of material created and assembled by New School alumna Jo Townson in the course of her activism with the Mobilization for Real Diversity, Democracy, and Economic Justice in the mid-1990s. The Mobilization was a student-led protest movement at The New School during the 1996-1997 academic year. The materials in this collection consists of Mobilization fliers, pamphlets, and meeting notes, as well as material collected by the Mobilization, presumably in the course of their...
Dates: 1987 - 1997
Abstract Mark Schmidt is an alumnus of Eugene Lang College at The New School who participated in the Mobilization for Real Diversity, Democracy, and Economic Justice. The Mobilization was a campus movement during the 1996-1997 school year that began to protest the firing of Professor M. Jacqui Alexander, an Afro-Carribbean, feminist scholar who was a member of the Graduate Faculty. This small collection of materials documenting the Mobilization, which includes photographs and a video, was assembled by...