Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Article "Teach-in talk focuses on lynching"

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Article "Teach-in talk focuses on lynching"

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This article summarizes a faculty and student discussion on lynching and its history in response to a racist incident at the Cousins Studio Theater involving the hanging of a black doll. The article details that there were anywhere from 30 to 70 people listening and participating during the three-hour event. Not only did students share their emotional reactions to the incident, but they also discussed the effectiveness of student shirts reading, “No Ignorance, No Prejudice, No Excuses,” worn in response to the incident that previous Friday.

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Rice, Stephanie. "Teach-in talk focuses on lynching." The University of Richmond Collegian 94, no. 23, (April 17, 2008): 2. https://collegian.richmond.edu/?a=d&d=COL20080417.2.25&e=-------en-20--1--txt-txIN-

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The Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

2008-04-17

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English

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Collegian94.23.2-20080417.JPG

Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Rice, Stephanie, “Article "Teach-in talk focuses on lynching",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 22, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/3413.