Guest post by Alex Armijos and Hannah Boomershine.
Themester interns Alex Armijos and Hannah Boomershine had a conversation with Alex Lichtenstein, a professor of history at IU. They discussed the social context of the landmark case Loving v. Virginia, which inspired the 2016 Oscar-nominated film, Loving. Lichtenstein’s work examines the intersection of labor history and the struggle for racial justice in societies shaped by white supremacy. (more…)