Dr. Elizabeth Herbin-Triant, Historian at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, will be giving a lecture based on her new book, Threatening Property: Race, Class, and Campaigns to Legislate Jim Crow Neighborhoods, which examines efforts to put residential segregation into law in the early twentieth century and explains how these laws came to define the limits of Jim Crow.
Department of History
Department of American Studies
Department of Sociology
Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration.