Neil Roberts, assistant professor and Africana Studies Affiliate in the Department of Political Science at Williams College, will present a talk, "It’s Bigger than Hip Hip: Decoding the Trayvon Martin Event," at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, Murdock Hall, room 218.

The event is free and open to the public.

This event is sponsored by the MCLA Honors Program and the Department of Philosophy, Modern Languages and Interdisciplinary Studies.