Tag: race

UF Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere announces “Rethinking the Public Sphere” speaker series

Speakers from various humanities disciplines shed light on institutions that define public life.


Florida Museum to host 5K race on Feb. 10

Registration is now open for the Watch Your Step! 5K race on Feb. 10 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Florida Museum.


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

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.