Join us on Thursday, June 9, 2016, 5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m., as Mark Brilliant discusses his work on education and diversity.
About the speaker:
An associate professor of history and American studies at the University of California, Berkeley, and a former high school teach, Mark Brilliant is the author of The Color of America Has Changed: How Racial Diversity Shaped Civil Rights Reform in California, 1941-1978 (2010), which won the American Society for Legal History’s Cromwell Book Prize and received an honorable mention in the OAH Frederick Jackson Turner Award competition. He is currently researching two new books, the first on public school financing inequality and the political and legal challenges to it from the creation of common schools through the Tax Revolt and the second on California’s Proposition 13.
California State Archives
1020 O Street (4th Floor)
Sacramento, CA 95814
The California State Archives is conveniently located one block south of the State Capitol at 1020 O Street in downtown Sacramento. The presentation will begin at 5:15 p.m. Please give yourself time to find parking and to assure your arrival before then as the front doors will be locked at 5:15 p.m.
For general information about the upcoming event, please email ArchivesEvents@sos.ca.gov or call 916-653-7715.
THIS IS A FREE TICKETED EVENT. Please visit our Eventbrite page for ticketing information. If you don’t have a ticket, please stop by as there may be seats still open.