April 2024

Treasure Tinsley: Exploring the Racial Politics of Urban Renewal in Cedar-Riverside

April 15, 2024

Treasure Tinsley is a graduate student in History in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. She is an Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study for 2023–2024 and is developing her dissertation project, “Problem Property: Reproductive and Carceral Logics of Urban Renewal in the Cedar-Riverside Neighborhood, 1950–1990.”

IAS Communications and Program Assistant Lucy Bichakhchyan spoke with Tinsley about her work.