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Thursday, September 05, 2002
So, so, so sad...

Race Matters in the University of the 21st Century
October 4 and 5, 2002
Dartmouth College

"A conference on ways whiteness and privilege shape scholarship, curriculum, and selection of faculty within higher education. The goal of the conference is to develop a set of recommendations to guide institutional diversity plans, curriculum reform, and faculty hiring nationally.The conference is the inaugural event of the Dartmouth College Committee on Race in the Academy. Committee activities are designed to catalyze a national debate on issues of whiteness and privilege in the Academy. C-Span has been invited to provide television coverage."

Some of the pundits invited: Cornel West, Hortense Spillers, Eric Lott, Carol Boyce Davies, Evelyn Hu Duhart, Paul Lauter, Scott Jacobs '99, Jorge Miranda '01