Racism is topic of Bonilla-Silva talk, Oct. 4
Posted September 26, 2007; 06:22 p.m.
Duke University sociology professor Eduardo Bonilla-Silva will present a talk titled "It's REAL! Racism, Discrimination, Color Blindness and the Future of Racial Stratification in America" at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, in 16 Robertson Hall.
Bonilla-Silva's areas of interest are racial stratification and race relations. He is the author of multiple books, including "Racism Without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in the United States," which deals with the future of racial stratification in America beyond the white/black dichotomy.
He also is working on a project titled "We Are All Americans! The Latin Americanization of Race Relations in the USA," which explores the changing dynamics of racial stratification in the United States.
The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs is sponsoring this event.