Race, Ethnicity, & Politics Speaker Series: Performance of Power: Putting the Black Lives Matter Movement in Context Dr. Alvin Tillery, Jr.

Race, Ethnicity, & Politics Speaker Series: Performance of Power: Putting the Black Lives Matter Movement in Context Dr. Alvin Tillery, Jr.

Date and Time

  • Friday, December 4, 2020 at 12:15 p.m.

Cost

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Details

The Department of Political Science and International Relations, would like to invite you to participate in the 2020-2021 USD Race, Ethnicity, and Politics Speaker Series. This is the inaugural year of the series as it aims to examine the power of race and ethnicity to shape society and politics at the local level, at the international level, and comparatively.

Our third and final speaker of Fall 2020, Dr. Alvin B. Tillery, Jr. will discuss, Performance of Power: Putting the Black Lives Matter Movement in Context. Dr. Tillery's research is in the fields of American politics and political theory. His research in American politics focuses on American political development, racial and ethnic politics and media and politics. His research in political theory focuses on American political thought and critical race theory. Dr. Tillery's book Between Homeland and Motherland: Africa, U.S. Foreign Policy and Black Leadership in America (Cornell University Press, 2011) won the W.E.B. Du Bois Distinguished Book Award from the National Conference of Black Political Scientists.

Sponsor(s)

Dr. Alvin Tillery, Jr. headshot

This event is open to the public

Post Contact

Department of Political Science and International Relations
polisci@sandiego.edu