Seminar on Jim Schutze’s The Accommodation

The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture invites you to a ninety-minute seminar discussion focused on Jim Schutze’s Accommodation: The Politics of Race in an American City. Moderated by Michael McShane, Ph.D., the seminar-style discussion will focus on the meaning and implications of Schutze’s historical work.

About The Accommodation: “The powerful classic of Dallas history …. examines the violent and suppressed history of race and racism in the city, from slavery through the Civil Rights Movement, and the city’s desegregation efforts in the 1950s and ‘60s.” (Deep Vellum Press)


The Accommodation is published by local nonprofit Deep Vellum Publishing and is available in hardcover, audiobook, and ebook here.  Note: Take 20% off your order using coupon code READMORE at checkout!

You can also visit their storefront location at 3000 Commerce Street in Deep Ellum.

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Location: Dallas Institute, Stroud House, 2723 Routh Street.

Date: Friday, April 1


  • 6:00-6:30 PM Gather
  • 6:30-8:00 PM Seminar

Cost: Free with registration.

Maximum Capacity: 20 people (First come, first served)

Register: Click Here