Book Talk: Danielle Clealand presents "The Power of Race in Cuba: Racial Ideology and Black Consciousness during the Revolution"
The inaugural bi-annual Mark Q. Sawyer Memorial Lecture in Racial and Ethnic Politics will be given by Danielle Clealand, assistant professor of politics and international relations at Florida International University. Clealand will discuss The Power of Race in Cuba: Racial Ideology and Black Consciousness during the Revolution (Oxford UP, 2017), for which she received the 2018 Best Book Award from the Race, Ethnicity and Politics Section of the American Political Science Association (APSA). The goal of the Mark Q. Sawyer Memorial Lecture is to highlight the outstanding research of an advanced assistant or associate professor whose work focuses on racial and ethnic politics in the United States and internationally. The lecture is part of the Department of Political Science’s Race, Ethnicity, and Politics Workshop series and is co-sponsored by the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies with support from the Bunche Community Fund, the Department of African American Studies, and the CSRC. Lunch will be served at noon; lecture begins at 12:30 p.m. Please RSVP here.