Archive: March 2015
The Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE) has invited Dr. Bruce Hoskins to give a talk entitled “'The Professor' Across Technology: Extending Conversations on Race” as part of the CSCRE discussion series, TECH N' COLOR: Technology, Racism, Resistance.
When: Next Tuesday, March 24, 2015
What time: 7-9pm
Where: Clark Lounge
Asma Barlas, professor of Politics and director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, has published "Patriarchalism and the Qur'an," in Patriarchal Moments, edited by Cesare Cuttica and Gaby Mahlberg. This volume is part of Bloomsbury Academic's Series, Textual Moments in the History of Political Thought, (U.K.).
The Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity associate professor, Paula Ioanide, recently published an essay titled “Ethical Witnessing in a Time of Racial Phobia” on Stanford University Press’s Blog. The piece reflects on how to deal with racial phobia in our cultures, particularly as it relates to systemic police violence. Many of the themes addressed in the essay are elaborated in her book, The Emotional Politics of Racism: How Feelings Trump Facts in an Era of Colorblindness, due for release on May 20, 2015.