Activists Talk ‘Race, Racism, and Mental Health’ at Harvard Law SchoolNovember 19, 2018 |
by Ellen M. Burstein and Luke A. Williams
Community organizers from the Boston area and across the United States convened this weekend for a two-day conference on “Race, Racism and Mental Health” hosted by the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice at the Harvard Law School.
The conference comprised a series of panel discussions that touched on the intersection of race and mental illness in modern America. The audience included local high school and college students, Cambridge residents, and Boston-area medical professionals.