Type: Public event

Social science approaches to the built environment and social justice issues in America

Hosted by the Population Studies Center at the U-M Institute for Social Research

Date & time

Jan 18, 2022, 1:00 pm EST


This is a Virtual Event.

This is the second in a two-part event “The Built Environment of our Cities and Communities and Social Justice in America.” Part of the ISR 2022 Symposium in honor of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For information on part one, a film screening of "Urbanized," visit the event listing.


  • Lydia Wileden, doctoral student in sociology and public policy
  • Alex Murphy, assistant professor of sociology and (by courtesy) public policy
  • Charles Williams, doctoral student in social work and sociology, pastor of the Historic King Solomon Baptist Church in Detroit and Michigan chair of the National Action Network
  • Kristin Seefeldt, associate professor of social work and public policy and associate director of Poverty Solutions


Watch this event on Zoom.