Description or Artist's Statement
Women in the Black Panther Party + Young Lords
This panel featured Joan McCarty (former member of the Illinois Black Panther Party) and Iris Morales (former member of the Young Lords), and discussed the roles and work of women in these organizations working against poverty, oppression, police brutality, and racism. It was moderated by Claire Kovacs, Director of the Augustana Teaching Museum of Art. This event was also a featured presentation of Augustana College's fall term Symposium Day: Transformations.
Photos courtesy of the Augustana Photo Bureau + Claire Kovacs
Augustana College, Women in the Black Panther Party, Young Lords