Francis Biddle Memorial Lecture: The Descendants: From Slavery to Jim Crow
Sheryll D. Cashin delivered the Francis Biddle Memorial Lecture at Harvard Law School on Feb. 28, 2018. Her lecture was titled “The Descendants: From Slavery to Jim Crow to Dark Ghettos, A Call for 21st Century Abolition.” She was introduced by HLS Dean John Manning ’85.
Sheryll’s reading of The Agitator’s Daughter at Politics & Prose bookstore aired on C-Span BookTV. She introduces the Agitator, her father, Dr. John L. Cashin, Jr., who was in the audience, and shares the family lore. Watch this!
Sheryll Cashin on President Obama’s Legacy on Race Relations (29 min)
January 16, 2017
Professor Sheryll Cashin discusses the Obama administration’s impact on race relations in the U.S.
Lecture at University of St. Thomas (1hr, 16 mins)
Lecture at Vanderbilt University (48 mins)