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15
Jan

Celebrating Martin Luther King Day

This post was originally published on January 16, 2015.  To celebrate Martin Luther King Day on Monday, January 19, Tenisha Hart Armstrong, Volume VII editor of The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr., curated a special …

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23
Feb

The Legacy of W.E.B. Du Bois

“White scholars of the second half of the twentieth century did not purposely ignore Du Bois; rather, thanks to the marginalization of Du Bois by the white founders of sociology, they were …

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09
Oct

Racial Scripts and Counterscripts

By Natalia Molina This guest post is part of a series published in conjunction with the meeting of the American Studies Association in Toronto. UC Press authors share insight into their research and stories that …

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04
Aug

Reflections on Ferguson One Year Later

By Andrea S. Boyles, author of Race, Place, and Suburban Policing This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Chicago. This post by Andrea S. Boyles reflects …

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06
Feb

99 Problems But Authenticity Ain’t One

Loren Kajikawa, author of Sounding Race in Rap Songs, gears up for this Sunday’s Grammy Awards by pondering the racial and social politics of white Australian rapper Iggy Azalea’s nominations (Best Rap Album among them). Will …

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