Barbara D. Jackson Lecture in Anthropology, November 9, 2017▼►
Dr. Sabiyha Prince, Researcher, Washington, DC
No Plans to Leave: Confronting Gentrification in Washington, DC and Lessons for Indianapolis
As the cost for housing and housing insecurity heightens, along with increasing demographic shifts and African American outmigration, Washington, DC residents are coming together to formulate strategies intended to protect communities and mitigate displacement. Based on participant observation and interview data, this presentation will explore the dynamics of both collective and individualized anti-gentrification ideas and actions in our nation’s capital.
Sponsored by the Department of Anthropology.
Location: Ebenezer Baptist Church 1901 N Harding St, Indianapolis, IN 46202