Andrew Kahrl (University of Virginia), “Free the Beaches: The Fight to Desegregate Connecticut’s Shoreline” (Yale Environmental History)

Event time: 
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 3:30pm
Burke Auditorium, Kroon Hall See map
195 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Andrew Kahrl is associate professor of history and African American studies at the University of Virginia. He is the author of Free the Beaches: The Story of Ned Coll and the Battle for America’s Most Exclusive Shoreline (Yale, 2018) and The Land Was Ours: African American Beaches from Jim Crow to the Sunbelt South (Harvard, 2012).

Open to: 
General Public