Baltimore Native Ta-Nehisi Coates Talks Race in the U.S.

By Aura Bogado Apr 30, 2015

Ta-Nehisi Coates was at Johns Hopkins today, where he was the inaugural speaker at the Forum on Race in America. The Atlantic senior editor spoke about growing up in West Baltimore, state violence, and more. 

Following his talk, Coates joined professors Nathan Connolly and Debra Furr-Holden for a panel discussion, and then engaged questions from audience members. Watch his talk and the Q and A above.