11:58 am
Tue April 29, 2014

Craig Wilder On The History Of Racism In Higher Education

Craig Steven Wilder at African Meeting House
Craig Steven Wilder
Credit Alison Bruzek / WGBH

Taped by WGBH Forum Network, Craig Steven Wilder visited the Museum of African American History to discuss his book, Ebony and Ivory.

Wilder discusses early racism and slavery as it relates to Ivy League colleges like Harvard, Princeton, and Yale.  He talks about why this happened and what has happened since.

This talk was taped on April 23, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.