Kaleb Bakari Autman
First Wave Scholar
Kaleb is a multi-disciplined documentarian, writer, scholar, cook, and organizer from the Westside of Chicago. His work has been published by the New York Times, Upfront Magazine, Injustice Watch, and Truthout. A blood memory and survivance worker, Kaleb situates his work on the worlds not yet born. He currently studies Sociology and Legal Studies as a First Wave Scholar. He’s an Eddie Adams Workshop Dietz Awardee and a HEX-U Fellow with the Center for the Humanities.
Following the keynote lecture, José Olivarez will take questions from UW students and the audience.