March 31, 2016: “Race & Parish Matters: The Politics of Black Catholic Parishes” at Dominican University

Dr. Hawkins presented her research on black Catholic parishes in Chicago. A panel of respondents includes Rev. Lawrence Dowling, Pastor, St. Agatha Catholic Church in North Lawndale and Chair of the Board of ARISE Chicago; Rev. Michael Pfleger, Pastor, Saint Sabina Catholic Church in Auburn-Gresham; and Adrienne Alexander, Policy and Legislative Specialist for AFSCME Local 31.

See coverage of this speaking engagement at

http://www.oakpark.com/News/Articles/4-5-2016/Culture-war-casualty,-unbowed-/