In this presentation in the Black Bag Speakers Series, Dr. Darrell Millner gives a Black Portland history lesson; Dr. Karen Gibson and Mr. Ed Washington discuss gentrification, housing, displacement, and Vanport. Presented during Black History Month 2021 and sponsored by the Black Studies Department and Pan African Commons.
Dr. Darrell Millner is Professor Emeritus and Adjunct Professor, PSU Department of Black Studies; Dr. Karen Gibson is Associate Professor Emeritus, PSU Nohad A. Toulan School of Urban Studies and Planning; Mr. Ed Washington is Community Liaison for Diversity Initiatives, PSU Office of Global Diversity and Inclusion. Recorded on February 11, 2021.
Black Studies, Portland History, Gentrification, Housing, Panel Discussion
African American Studies | United States History
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Gibson, Karen; Millner, Darrell; and Washington, Ed, ""Portland's History and the Black Experience"" (2021). The Black Bag Speakers Series. 15.