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Emerging Issues in Poverty & Inequality
The Interdisciplinary Group on Poverty & Inequality presents
Emerging Issues in Poverty & Inequality:
A Graduate Student Conference
Featuring a Keynote Address by William Julius Wilson

March 6, 2009
Located at the University of Michigan School of Social Work
FREE to the University of Michigan Community
Registration includes Breakfast and Lunch

The conference will feature the work of current University of Michigan
graduate students from across disciplines and professional schools

PLEASE REGISTER BY MARCH 4, 2009 @ povertyregistration@umich.edu

Schedule:
8:30 - 9:30 AM
Continental Breakfast & Registration

9:30 - 11:30 AM
(concurrent panels - see attachment for list of presenters)
Child and Adolescent Poverty
Welfare Policy in the U.S.

11:30 - 1:00 PM
Lunch & Poster Session

1:00 - 3:00 PM
(concurrent panels - see attachment for list of presenters)
Health, Mental Health & Poverty
Public Representation & Framing of Poverty

4:00 - 5:30 PM
Keynote Speaker: William Julius Wilson (Rackham Auditorium)
More than Just Race: Being Black and Poor in the Inner City
Nicola's books will be selling Professor Wilson's new book (released March 9) before and after the presentation

Keynote sponsored by the Interdisciplinary Group on Poverty & Inequality, the National Poverty Center,
the School of Social Work, the Ford School of Public Policy, the Center for Afroamerican and African Studies,
and the Department of Sociology.

Please see attached flier for the conference and list of graduate student presenters.



More than Just Race: Being Black and Poor in the Inner City
Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
More than Just Race: Being Black and Poor in the Inner City

featuring William Julius Wilson, Harvard University

Keynote speaker for the Interdisciplinary Group on Poverty and Inequality conference "Emerging Issues in Poverty and Inequality"

March 6th, 2009
4:00 - 5:30PM
Rackham Auditorium
915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI

There is no admission fee for this lecture and refreshments will be provided. Nicola's Books will be selling copies of William Julius Wilson's new book before and after the lecture.

Jointly sponsored by:
National Poverty Center, University of Michigan
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan
Department of Sociology, University of Michigan
School of Social Work, University of Michigan
Center for Afroamerican and African Studies, University of Michigan
Horace Rackham School of Graduate Studies Interdisciplinary Workshops, University of Michigan

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