Financial Legacies: Slavery and the History of Banking

Financial Legacies: Slavery and the History of Banking


• Keaanga-Yamahtta Taylor (Princeton)


• Bill Maurer (Social Sciences)
• Peter Hudson (UCLA)
• Mehrsa Baradaran (UCI Law)

Event information

This event supports the visit of Nikole Hannah-Jones, creator of The 1619 Project, October 29.

Image: A redlining map of Los Angeles, 1939

The 1619 Project series is presented by UCI Humanities Center and is co-sponsored by: UCI Illuminations:  The Chancellor’s Arts & Culture Initiative, School of Humanities, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, School of Education, School of Law, School of Social Sciences, School of Social Ecology, UCI Libraries, Academic English, Composition Program, Center for Latin American Studies, Center on Law, Equality, and Race, Center for Medical Humanities, International Center for Writing and Translation, Literary Journalism and Center for Storytelling, Office of Inclusive Excellence, Student Affairs, Staff Assembly, AAPI Womxn in Leadership and Academic and Professional Women of UCI, and UCI Black Thriving Initiative.


To participate in The 1619 Project in 2020: Student Showcase (one minute reflection videos eligible for gift card drawings), Reflection Videos Due November 2. see

Event Details

  • When: Thursday, October 22, 5-6:30 p.m., PDT
  • Where: Zoom Webinar - Register to Receive Link
  • Organizer: Judy Wu (email)
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