History of North Minneapolis conversation
The University's new "Critical Conversations" series features public discussions on urban issues and ideas with scholars, historians, artists, and community leaders. The first event is on the history of North Minneapolis, focusing on the recent U-produced documentary, Cornerstones: A History of North Minneapolis. Cornerstones' director and Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Daniel Pierce Bergin will moderate, and AA&AS Professor John Wright will be on the panel. The event takes place on February 23: 5 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. film screening, and 7 p.m. main event; location: Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center, 2001 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis. For more information, see Critical Conversations.