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Segregated Housing Panel

University of Kentucky faculty members will join Richard Rothstein, author and renowned scholar, on Feb. 13 for a panel discussion examining the history of segregation in housing in America. The event is free and open to the public.

Joining Rothstein on the panel are:

  • Melynda Price, the William L. Matthews Professor of Law in the UK College of Law and director of the African American and Africana Studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences, as well as a noted author.
  • Robert Schwemm, the Ashland-Spears Distinguished Research Professor and Everett H. Metcalf, Jr. Professor of Law in the UK College of Law, who is a nationally recognized expert on fair housing laws.

Author and UK political science Professor Mark Peffley, who also serves as director of the Quantitative Initiative for Policy and Social Research (QIPSR), will serve as moderator for the discussion.