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Marley Dias conversation with Nikole Hannah-Jones

November 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

On November 2nd at 7pm, Marley will be participating in a panel conversation with Nikole Hannah-Jones of the 1619 project.

Nikole Hannah-Jones, a award-winning journalist will discuss the NYT Magazine’s 1619 Project, a multi-media initiative marking the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Black people in Jamestown, Virginia, the system of slavery that followed and its enduring legacy in America.

She will be introduced by Shané Harris (Executive Director, The Prudential Foundation), and joined by a distinguished panel of scholars and advocates, moderated by Marcia W. Brown (Rutgers University-Newark), who will bring the conversation home to New Jersey. Panelists include Ryan P. Haygood (President and CEO, New Jersey Institute for Social Justice), Prof. Elise Boddie (The Inclusion Project at Rutgers Law School), Rev. Charles F. Boyer (Pastor and Founder of Salvation and Social Justice), Marley Dias (Creator of #1000BlackGirlBooks campaign) and Richard Roper (Public Policy Consultant).

NOTE: Tickets for this event are sold out, but a livestream will be available here:



November 2, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


New Jersey Institute for Social Justice
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