Faculty and Staff Reception with Eduardo Bonilla-Silva

Event Details

November 17, 2016
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Campus Center

Room: Amherst Room, 10th floor

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
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Faculty and staff are invited to attend a reception with Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, professor of sociology at Duke University, prior to his public lecture.

Bonilla-Silva is the author of “White Supremacy and Racism in the Post-Civil Rights Era” (co-winner of the 2002 Oliver Cox Award given by the American Sociological Association), “Racism Without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in the United States” (2004 Choice Award; this book is now in a second expanded and revised edition that was published in 2006), “White Out: The Continuing Significance of Racism”  (with Ashley Doane), and (with Tukufu Zuberi) “White Logic, White Methods: Racism and Social Science.”

His public lecture, “The Diversity Blues at HWCUs: Towards a Deep Diversity Agenda” will take place the same day, November 17, at 6:30 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom at UMass Amherst: https://www.umass.edu/events/talk-diversity-blues-hwcus

RSVP required: http://tinyurl.com/11-17-Receptionption

 

Directions:

The Campus Center is located in the middle of campus at 1 Campus Center Way. Parking is available in the Campus Center Garage.

More details on directions and parking.

Event Category

Diversity