Join us October 4–5, 2019, for a series of panels and presentations exploring the past and present of student activism at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Inspired by the recently published U of I Press book, Radicals in the Heartland: The 1960s Student Protest Movement at the University of Illinois by Michael Metz, these events seek to inform and inspire!
Saturday sessions, 8:45 am–noon, Smith Hall 25, and 1:30 - 4:00 pm, Library 106
■ Radicals in the Heartland: Reflections on the 1960s Protest Movement
■ Keynote by Lae'l Hughes-Watkins
■ Documenting Student Activism: The Role of the Archive