- Location: Nashville Public Library • 615 Church Street • Nashville, TN 37219
- Contact: David Wood
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: (615) 343-7189
- Website: https://as.vanderbilt.edu/philosophy/
- Audience: Free and Open to the Public
The program, "Alt-Right and the Legacy of Racism in the United States," is part of the Thinking Out of the (Lunch) Box: Conversations with a Philosophical Flavor series. It was founded by David Wood. W. Alton Jones Professor of Philosophy and professor of European studies at Vanderbilt.
Bjork-James is an assistant professor of the practice of anthropology at Vanderbilt. She said that the Alternative Right, often called the alt-right, is an attempt to rebrand the racist right as a legitimate part of the political spectrum.
Wood will host the conversation, which is open to the public. A limited number of lunches will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 11:30 a.m. Bjork-James will speak from noon to 1 p.m. A $5 donation to help defray expenses is deeply appreciated.
The series is sponsored by Friends of the Nashville Public Library, with additional funding provided by the Kendall Berry Charitable Trust.