Unfinished Business: M. Jackson, Detroit, and the Figural Economy of American Deindustrialization
Judith Hamera & Jill Dolan in Conversation, Hamera, PU; Dolan; PU
October 25, 2017 · 6:00 pm—7:30 pm EDT ·
Labyrinth Books, Princeton University's Humanities Council & Lewis Center for the Arts
How does structural economic change look and feel? How are such changes normalized? Who represents hope? Who are the cautionary tales? Please join us for a discussion with two eminent cultural critics of the changing nature of work and capitalism between the 1980s and 2016 through the prism of Detroit and of works by and about African Americans.