UD Speaker Series & Annual MLK Commemorative talk by Elijah Anderson, Ph.D.

Tuesday, January 26

Time: 7 p.m. — 8 p.m.

Location: Kennedy Union ballroom

More Info:  http://www.go.udayton.edu/speakerseries

Tags:  Speakers

Cost:  Free

Annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Speaker.

Elijah Anderson is the William K. Lanman, Jr. Professor of Sociology at Yale University. His publications include Code of the Street: Decency, Violence, and the Moral Life of the Inner City (1999), winner of the Komarovsky Award from the Eastern Sociological Society; Streetwise: Race, Class, and Change in an Urban Community (1990), winner of the American Sociological Association’s Robert E. Park Award for the best published book in the area of Urban Sociology; and the classic sociological work, A Place on the Corner (1978; 2nd ed., 2003). Anderson’s most recent ethnographic work, The Cosmopolitan Canopy: Race and Civility in Everyday Life, was published by WW Norton in March 2012. Professor Anderson is the 2013 recipient of the prestigious Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award of the American Sociological Association

For additional information or special accommodations, please contact the office of the provost at 937-229-2245.

Contact Information:

Name:  UD Speaker Series
Website:  http://www.go.udayton.edu/speakerseries
Phone:  937-229-2245