Orlando Bagwell

Orlando Bagwell is an award-winning documentary filmmaker whose films have captured the history of violence and movement from slavery to the civil rights and Black power movements and present-day stories of race and conflict in contemporary American society. He received his BA and masters degree from Boston University in filmmaking and journalism, and was recently appointed as Director of the Documentary Program at The University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism.

Events

6

May

Race Workshop: "Making Friends in Violent Neighborhoods: Strategies among African-American Schoolchildren"

 May 06, 2015, 12:00 PM – 12:00 PM
 Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture

5733 S. University Ave., Chicago, IL

Spring 2015, The Reproduction of Race and Racial Ideologies Workshop will engage the theme, "Black Death and Violence."  This quarter's faculty curator is Cathy J. Cohen,  Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science at the University of Chicago.