UA panel to address significance of controversial monuments

  • What: “White Supremacy, Monuments and Memory: Charlottesville in Historical Context,” a panel discussion with experts from the University of Arizona history department
  • When: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30
  • Where: Integrated Learning Center, 1500 E. University Blvd., Room 120

TUCSON, Ariz. — In light of recent events, cities across the country are wrestling with what to do with historical monuments in their midst. Three experts from the University of Arizona’s history department — Susan CraneKatie Hemphill and Tyina Steptoe — will participate in a panel discussion that will attempt to give context to controversy. The event is free and open to the public.