The Ethics of Public Commemoration
Venue: Georgia State University: 25 Park Place NE, 2nd floor conference room
History is alive to generate plenty of controversy today, especially when it comes to official remembrance. Join us for a symposium featuring experts discussing the ethics of public memorials. Featured speakers: Heidi Beirich, Director, Southern Poverty Law Center’s Intelligence Project; Sheffield Hale, President of the Atlanta History Center; Richard Rose, President NAACP Atlanta chapter; Richard Williams, USAF (ret.), United States Vietnam War Commemoration Office. Free and open to the public.