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UF Professor’s exploration of racist and anti-racist ideas wins National Book Award

By on April 5, 2017

His self-effacing laugh makes it clear that he has accepted his recent accolades with grace, but the professor of African-American history’s most recent book has catapulted him to new levels of notoriety in academia and beyond. The book, Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America, won the 2016 National Book Award for nonfiction, became a New York Times bestseller, and was called the most ambitious book of 2016 by the Washington Post.

CSRRR event to examine issues of children with incarcerated parents

By on January 6, 2015

The Center for the Study of Race and Race Relations (CSRRR) will present its 2015 Spring Lecture on Wednesday, March 25, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.