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Anti-Black Violence & The Ongoing Fight for Freedom

The recent murders of innocent Black people have galvanized individuals to fight against the oppression of Blacks in this country. The Race and Capitalism Project, along with the Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture, has organized a panel featuring historians, activists, and political theorists, Elizabeth Hinton (Yale), Juliet Hooker (Brown), Barbara Ransby […]

Max Besbris

Coleman Room, Mergenthaler Hall 526

Max Besbris is An Assistant Professor at Rice University. He received his Ph.D. in Sociology from New York University in 2017. Before starting graduate school, he worked at UCSF and Google and received B.A.s in Sociology and Linguistics from the University of California, Berkeley. His research examines how individuals make decisions in organizations and economic […]

Andrew Perrin

Coleman Room, Mergenthaler Hall 526

Dr. Andrew Perrin is a professor of sociology and has been a member of the Carolina faculty since 2001. An accomplished and interdisciplinary scholar, he has conducted research on the cultural sociology of democracy, health messages in children’s movies and translations of postwar Frankfurt School theory, among other work. As a professor of sociology specializing […]