Rhon Manigault-Bryant featured at Williams TEDx

Africana’s Rhon Manigault-Bryant will be one of six faculty featured at the upcoming Williams TEDx, an independent TED event on Saturday, January 25th. Her talk, #dangerousbodies #blackwomen #scifi, interrogates negative representations of black women’s bodies in popular media, and raises questions about the effectiveness of science fiction for combatting… Continue reading »

Faculty Lecture Series 2014 – Lecture by Ngonidzashe Munemo

Now – Thursday, April 10 at 4:15 pm Thompson Chemistry, Wege Auditorium 47 Lab Campus Dr, Williamstown, MA 01267 Ngonidzashe Munemo, Associate Professor of Political Science and Chair, International Studies Program, will give the first lecture of this year’s Faculty Lecture Series: “Elite Games, Institutional Choice, and Stability in… Continue reading »

Post-Racial America? Racial Subordination and Legal Remedies

Beyond the debate over whether America really is Post-Racial, there is emerging an understanding of the limits of “racial discrimination” as framed by the Supreme Court. Recent research has examined different forms of racial subordination, such as racialized foreignness, a permanent immigrant trope, racial performance, and racial profiling. These… Continue reading »

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