A distinguished historian and an expert on education explore -- from surprisingly divergent perspectives -- questions of racial difference and mythologies that eat at the heart of U.S. society.
|Where:||Social & Behavioral Sciences Tent (Seats 140, Wheelchair accessible)|
|When:||Sat, Mar 2, 10:00 am - 11:00 am|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Social & Behavioral Sciences Tent (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Current Issues / Politics / Social Science|
Dr. Nolan Cabrera is an Associate Professor in the Center for the Study of Higher Education at the University of Arizona, and was the only academic featured in the MTV documentary White People. His new book, "White Guys on Campus," is a deep exploration of white male racism and occasional anti-racism, on college campuses – a text Jeff Chang (author of "We Gon’ Be Alright") described as “A timely, provocative, even hopeful book....