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Hanes Walton Jr. Lecture

About the series

The Hanes Walton Jr. Lecture is sponsored by the Center for Political Studies, Institute for Social Research and occurs in the autumn of odd-numbered years, in honor of Hanes Walton, Jr.

Upcoming Lecture

Christian Davenport of the Center for Political Studies will hive the Hanes Walton Jr. Lecture on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2024 at ISR (Thompson).


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Past lectures in this series

Dianne Pinderhughes, October 17, 2019
“Racial Dynamics in the American Context: A Second Century of Civil Rights and Protest?”
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Read a summary of the lecture in the CPS Blog

Cathy Cohen, October 12, 2017
“Black Death on Your Laptop: The Case for Rethinking What Counts as Political Knowledge

Michael Dawson, October 12, 2017
“Support for Black Reparations in the Early 21st Century”

Paula D. McClain, November 12, 2015
“From Ralph Bunche to Hanes Walton Jr.: An Intellectual Lineage”
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View photos of the event