Tyler Parry points to a white board that reads "know your history"

How A Little-Known Event Sparked the 1969 West Las Vegas Uprising …

… And the many moments of racial tension amid segregation in Southern Nevada that came before it. 

Tyler D. Parry is an associate professor of African American and African Diaspora Studies at UNLV. Parry will present on the 1969 West Las Vegas uprising as part of the 2024 Spring University Forum Lecture Series. (Michael Roberts/For UNLV)

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