THURSDAY 12/12. Old Paint Factory, 1306 E. Sixth St. 5:30 p.m reception, 6 p.m. lecture. Free.
The Quapaw Quarter Association hosts this talk from Dr. John A. Kirk, the George W. Donaghey Distinguished Professor of History at UA Little Rock, civil rights movement scholar and Arkansas Times contributor. Here, Kirk shares the results of his research on the impact of Urban Renewal policies on Little Rock’s built environment in a discussion titled “Race and Housing: How Urban Renewal Changed the Landscapes of Little Rock.” The event is free and open to the public, but you’ll need to RSVP at centralarkansastickets.com.