USC Dornsife faculty and students have teamed up with Boyle Heights educators to teach local schoolchildren about their community’s past — using the mysterious contents of a box.

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Students from AMST 498(Senior Seminar in American Studies and Ethnicity) made a visit to MOCA downtown

The students are standing in front of a painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat.  3/31/14

A group of students in AMST 498 posing at MOCA

The London School of Economics USApp blog on American politics and policy reprinted an excerpted version of Shana Redmond’s 2013 Race & Class article on February 13. Click here to read the blog.

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