Matthew Jacobson: Democracy in Crisis Series: What Is Neoliberalism?

Event time: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 6:00pm
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133 Elm St
Event description: 
Matthew Frye Jacobson, Ph.D., Brown University, 1992, is William Robertson Coe Professor of American Studies and History. He is the author of seven books on race, politics, and culture in the United States including most recently: Odetta’s One Grain of Sand (2019) and The Historian’s Eye: Photography, History, and the American Present (2019). He also served as creator, writer, and lead researcher for the film: A Long Way from Home: The Untold Story of Baseball’s Desegregation (Hammer & Nail Productions, 2019). His teaching and research focus on race in U.S. political culture 1790–present, including U.S. imperialism, immigration and migration, popular culture, Civil Rights, and the juridical structures of U.S. citizenship, in addition to Documentary