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W.E.B. Du Bois at the Center: From Science, Civil Rights Movement, to Black Lives Matter
W.E.B. Du Bois at the Center: From Science, Civil Rights Movement, to Black Lives Matter
WhenFriday, Mar. 1, 2019, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
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10:30AM Coffee followed by 11:00AM Talk/Guest Lecture with Dr. Aldon Morris. Dr. Morris is a pioneering sociologist at Northwestern, whose book The Origins of the Civil Rights Movement, opened a new generation of scholarship on how the movement came to be and who was in it. His book prizes included the American Sociological Association Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Award. His recent work includes social movements theory, sociology of W. E. B. Du Bois, race, religion, social inequality and political sociology. His current book on Du Bois provides a powerful exposition of the impact that Du Bois had on American history.

Campus locationUW Tacoma Tioga Library Building (TLB)
Campus roomTioga Library Research Commons, 3rd Floor
Event typesLectures/Seminars
Event sponsorsSponsored by the UW Graduate School
Social and Historical Studies, SIAS, UW Tacoma
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