Featuring Beatrice Dohrn, Director Nonprofit Clinic, UO Law School, Alison Gash (UO Political Science), Ellen Herman (UO History). Part of the "We the People? From Seneca Falls to Selma to Stonewall" speaker series. Cosponsored by UO Department of Political Science.
Featuring Saladin Ambar, assistant professor of political science at Lehigh University. His book examining Malcolm X's participation in the 1964 Oxford Union debate and the politics of national identity will be released in February 2014. He is also the author of How Governors Built the Modern American Presidency (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012), and is currently working on a book on the political thought and life of former New York Governor Mario M. Cuomo.
Featuring Distinguished Speaker Cathy Cohen, University of Chicago Department of Political Science. Cosponsored by the UO Department of Political Science.
Cathy J. Cohen is the David and Mary Winton Green Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago where she also served as the director of the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture. She is the author of Democracy Remixed: Black Youth and the Future of American Politics (Oxford University Press 2010) and The Boundaries of Blackness: AIDS and the Breakdown of Black Politics (University of Chicago Press, 1999).
Featuring Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas.
Featuring Dan Tichenor, Wayne Morse Senior Faculty Fellow, and Sid Milkis, University of Virginia. Part of the "We the People? From Seneca Falls to Selma to Stonewall" Public Affairs Speaker Series cosponsored by the UO Department of Political Science.