Karen Johnson, University of Illinois at Chicago and Rebecca Marchiel, Northwestern University

Saturday, September 8, 2012

3 pm - 5 pm


Center for American History and Culture Programs
Urban History Dissertation Group

Elite Efforts for Interracialism: Housing and Chicago’s Catholic Interracial Council in the Postwar World
Karen Johnson, University of Illinois at Chicago

“’We Can Act Together’: The Federal Housing Administration and the Origins of the Urban Reinvestment Movement
Rebecca Marchiel, Northwestern University

Cost and Registration Information 

The group is open only to graduate students (no faculty), and members should be committed to attending as many of the meetings as possible.  Papers are pre-circulated by e-mail and must be requested in advance. If you are interested in presenting or would like to attend, please contact the Scholl Center at scholl@newberry.org.