Interdisciplinary Conference on Race – Monmouth University

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THIRD BIENNIAL
Interdisciplinary Conference on Race

THEME: Access and Privilege in Higher Education
DATE: Thursday, November 8 – Saturday, November 10, 2012
VENUE: Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ

The primary theme of the third biennial interdisciplinary conference on race at Monmouth University is access and privilege in higher education. Although the main conference theme is specifically related to access and privilege in higher education, we welcome all papers on race in the U.S./global societies from a variety of disciplinary perspectives including history, anthropology, sociology, economics (and labor), education, communication studies, and cultural studies.

 

SUBTHEMES:
White Privilege in U.S. Society
Whiteness in Global Societies
Race, Gender, Class
Gender and Privilege

 

SUGGESTED PAPER/PANEL TOPICS:
The History of African American Women in the Ivory Tower
Racism in Higher Education
Women and Family Friendly Issues on the College Campus
Hip Hop in the Classroom
White Male Privilege in Academia
Latina/o Experience and Higher Education
Asian Students and Higher Education
Black Students on Predominantly White Campuses
Access and Privilege in European Institutions of Higher Education
The Mixed Race Category and Diversity Education
Whiteness and U.S. Immigration History
Whiteness and U.S. Labor History
African Americans and the Tenure Process

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