A roundtable discussion on “Convict Leasing in Texas: Activism and Commemoration” will feature Reginald Moore, Samuel Collins III, and Baxter Montgomery of the Convict Leasing and Labor Project. The moderator will be Professor Shirley Thompson from the University of Texas departments of American Studies and African and African Diaspora Studies.
More information online. The discussion will be followed by a reception.
Location: University of Texas, Harry Ransom Center, 300 W. 21st St., Austin