Dr. Hayes’ new article appears in Critical Sociology. It critiques the militarization of police forces in the 21st Century urban United States.
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Lester Spece was awarded a grant as part of the 2015 Engaged Scholar Faculty and Community Fellows Program. Lester will be working with Baltimore’s Right to Housing Alliance and co-teaching a Community Based Learning course on urban democracy. The Engaged Scholar Faculty and Community Fellows Program was launched in 2015 by JHU’s Center for Social […]
Robbins’s piece “The Literature of Lynching” appears today in The Chronicle of Higher Education online. Robbins discuses the complexities of the incorporation of lynching poems into the American poetry syllabus: which poems are taught, which are not, and the possible reasoning behind what gets left out.
Political Science Professor, Lester Spence, discusses the Obama administration on NPR's "Morning Edition."
Kim Gallon has been named as one of the awardees of the American Council of Learned Societies' Digital Innovation Fellowship.
Dr. N.D.B. Connolly, Rev. Toddy Yeary, Jessica Lewis, and Diane Bell McKoy discuss "Where does Baltimore go from here?" as the city begins to heal and move forward.
Acclaimed writer and Baltimore native Ta-Nehisi Coates leads conversation about racism, past and present, at inaugural JHU Forum on Race in America (coverage includes video of the entire event).
"The problem is not black culture. It is policy and politics, the very things that bind together the history of Ferguson and Baltimore and, for that matter, the rest of America." Click to read the full article.
This morning, at Johns Hopkins University's inaugural Forum on Race in America, Baltimore native and Atlantic correspondent, Ta-Nehisi Coates, spoke about police violence in Baltimore and white supremacy in American history [...]
In case you missed it: Click to watch the recording of the JHU Forum on Race in America with guest speaker Ta-Nehisi Coates, writer for The Atlantic and Baltimore native. Join the conversation: #JHURaceInAmerica