Jim Crow 2.0? Voting Restrictions, Voting Rights, and the Dismantling of American Democracy.
State legislatures across the nation are considering new restrictions on voting practices. What are the origins and aims of these proposed voting laws? Which communities stand to be affected by them? This panel brings together experts in history, law, and political science to contextualize proposed voting restrictions within the history of race, voting rights, and politics in the US.
Nicole von Germeten, Oregon State University
Adrienne Jones, Morehouse College
Marisa Chappell, Oregon State University
Domingo Morel, Rutgers University
Thessalia Merivaki, Mississippi State University
Douglas Hess, Grinnell College
Steve Shay, Oregon State University