A Conversation About the 1619 Project with Nikole Hannah-Jones

Left to right: Kathleen Manatt, Nikole Hannah-Jones, Thomas Phelps, Beth Phelps

The 2022 Manatt-Phelps Lecture was held on November 2, 2022 in Stephens Auditorium. It featured Nikole Hannah-Jones, Iowa native and creator of the 1619 Project. The event was very successful, drawing a crowd of 1500. For more details, read the great recap by Shreya Varrier that appeared in the Iowa State Daily.

Left to right: The Manatt and Phelps Families. Left to right: Sarah Deschamps, Wolfram Anders, Kathleen Manatt, Michele Manatt, Beth Phelps, and Thomas Phelps