AAG Featured Session on Detroit and Race
October 22, 2013
The AAG Annual Meeting in Florida will feature Joe Darden and Richard Thomas’ new book, Detroit: Race Riots, Racial Conflicts, and Efforts to Bridge the Racial Divide. A distinguished panel will also participate in a broader debate on race relations and the national implications raised in this important new book.
Panelists will include Ruth Wilson Gilmore, The Graduate Center at City University of New York; Audrey Kobayashi, Queen’s University; Laura Pulido, University of Southern California; Bobby Wilson, University of Alabama; and John Frazier, Binghamton University.
Joe Darden is Professor of Geography at Michigan State University and former Dean of Urban Affairs Programs. Richard Thomas is Professor Emeritus of History at Michigan State University.