[Orange "Be Uncomfortable. Ask. Listen. Learn." poster] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Orange "Be Uncomfortable. Ask. Listen. Learn." poster]

Date

  • Creation: 2016-09-21

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Poster that was attached to the exterior wall of Willis Library during a student led demonstration. The sign reads "Don't let them think its okay to bring up past mistakes of a dead black man, and talk about future potential of a white man #FuckBrockTurner; Be uncomfortable. Ask. Listen. Learn." The demonstration was held in order to bring awareness about the Black Lives Matter movement and address the double standard found in the system.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster ; 71 x 56 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Demonstrations -- Texas -- Denton -- Posters.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Education - Colleges and Universities - University of North Texas
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Education - Schools - Students
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs
  • Keyword: Willis Wall Demonstration
  • Keyword: Willis Library
  • Keyword: demonstrations
  • Keyword: posters
  • Keyword: signs
  • Keyword: UNT
  • Keyword: Turner, Brock
  • Keyword: double standards
  • Keyword: Black Lives Matter
  • Keyword: BLM

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
  • Coverage Date: 2016-22~
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Place Point: north=33.210329; east=-97.148693;

Citation

  • Preferred Citation: Student Demonstration Poster Collection (U0728), University of North Texas Special Collections

Collection

  • Name: Student Demonstration Poster Collection
    Code: STDMPO

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Special Collections
    Code: UNTA

Rights

  • Rights Statement: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: UNTA_U0728-01-27
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1163788

Note

  • Display Note: The demonstration began after student Jazmine McGill placed six posters of her own on the exterior wall of Willis Library, more including this one were added by other students. Another demonstration was held in 2017 and those posters are included in this collection.