Posts Tagged ‘white people’

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On the infection of ‘theory’

December 8, 2009

Student’s version of Marcus Garvey: Arise ye mighty race, deconstruct the hegemonic ideas of race, and discursively liberate yourselves!

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No Comment Archival Thing

September 7, 2009

In 1947, Charles S. Johnson was sworn in as the first Black president of Fisk University.

CSJ at his inauguartion

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Academic Thing: The Company He Keeps

April 20, 2009

The Company He Keeps: A History of White College Fraternities
By Nicholas L. Syrett
Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 2009

Why do members of white frats disproportionately turn out to be retrograde jerks? This question—in more judicious phrasing—frames Nicholas Syrett’s social history of white fraternities from their inception in the antebellum period to the present day. Read the rest of this entry ?