Harlem vs. Columbia University
Stefan Bradley, history and African American studies professor at Saint Louis University, recalls the efforts by African-American students and the residents of Harlem to stop Columbia University from building a private gymnasium and expanding the University’s footprint in 1968-69. Mr. Bradley focuses on the residents of Harlem’s protest and the radicalization of portions of Columbia’s student body, including the SDS (Students for a Democratic Society) led by Mark Rudd and the SAS (Students' Afro American Society). Stefan Bradley discusses his book at the Brecht Forum in New York City. close
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Sam E. Anderson Member Brecht Forum->Board of Directors
Stefan M. Bradley Assistant Professor St. Louis University->History Department
Willliam W, Sales Jr. Associate Professor Seton Hall University->Department of Africana and Diaspora Studies
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