Strategies of Segregation
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 @ 6pm
in the Performing Arts Building
Oxnard College welcomes Dr. David Garcia in this special presentation of his new book, Strategies of Segregation: Race, Residence, and the Struggle for Educational Equality (UC Press, 2018). Dr. Garcia, an alumnus of Oxnard College, is Professor of Education and Information Studies at UCLA. His book examines a history of designs for racially separate and unequal schooling for Mexican American and Black students here in Oxnard. Dr. Garcia highlights interviews of community members and former students who endured and challenged segregation.