Sociologist and Hip-Hop Artist ĎThe Professorí to Give Presentation at Ithaca College
ITHACA, NY — A sociologist and spoken word/hip-hop artist who goes by the alter ego “The Professor” will speak at Ithaca College on Tuesday, March 24. Bruce Hoskins will present “‘The Professor’ Across Technology: Extending Conversations on Race” at 7 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall. His presentation is free and open to the public.
Hoskins teaches sociology at MiraCosta College in San Diego. His book “Asian American Racial Realities in Black and White” examines how people of Asian/white and Asian/black descent experience race. He presents workshops on diversity, and as “The Professor” he has released two albums with poetry/hip-hop pieces that cover his experiences as a husband, father, son, professor and mentor.
The presentation is sponsored by the Ithaca College Center for the Study of Culture, Race and Ethnicity Discussion Series. For more information, visit www.ithaca.edu/cscre.