Urban History Dissertation Group: Amy Absher, University of Washington and Jennifer Vanore, University of Chicago

Urban History Dissertation Group
Saturday, May 3, 2008

2:30 pm to 5:00 pm

“ ‘The fact remains, we are Negroes’: Dissonance and the Desegregation of Chicago’s Musicians’ Union in 1963”
Amy Absher, University of Washington

“Healthy Bodies/Healthy Souls: Hospitals, Religion, and Urban Development in Postwar Los Angeles”
Jennifer Vanore, University of Chicago