E.N. Thompson Forum Youth Panel, “Performative Activism: Youths Reckoning with Racial Justice”

E.N. Thompson Forum Youth Panel, “Performative Activism: Youths Reckoning with Racial Justice”

Activists within the UNL and Lincoln communities come together to discuss racial justice; what they’ve done, what they do, and how to move forward. 

Presented in partnership with the University Honors Program.



Event summaries and full biographical information on each of the speakers is available athttps://enthompson.unl.edu

Tickets can be reserved through the Lied Center at http://liedcenter.org, call 402-472-4747 or visit the Lied Center box office, 301 N. 12th St. Forums are general-admission events; seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Events are streamed online on the EN Thompson Forum website. All livestreams will be available on NET, LNKV City and LNKTV Education. Events will also be accessible on campus channel 4 and KRNU radio 90.3 FM. All talks are interpreted or will have closed captioning for people who are deaf and hard of hearing.

Pre-forum Cooper Conversation salons will be hosted for selected talks in the week previous to that event at a variety of locales. A schedule of listed salons will be available at the Thompson Forum website . 

The E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues is a cooperative project of the Cooper Foundation, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the Lied Center for Performing Arts, and University Honors Program. The E.N. Thompson Forum was established in 1988 with the purpose of bringing a diversity of viewpoints on international and public policy issues to the university and people of Nebraska to promote understanding and encourage discussion.

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