Center for Race, Philosophy & Social Justice Speaker Series
Lawrence Blum, University of Massachusetts
Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Education and Professor of Philoshopy
Visiting Professor, Teachers College
Lawrence Blum is Professor of Philosophy and Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Education at the University of Massachusetts Boston. He is the author of “I’m Not a Racist, But…”: The Moral Quandary of Race (Cornell 2002), selected as best social philosophy book of the year by the North American Society for Social Philosophy, and High Schools, Race, and America’s Future: What Students Can Teach Us About Morality, Diversity, and Community (Harvard Education Press 2012). Professor Blum has been a visiting professor at Stanford School of Education, UCLA, Rhodes University in South Africa, and is currently a visiting professor at Teachers College in the Philosophy and Education Program
**Note: No paper to be distributed in advance**
Location: 758 Schermerhorn Ext.
Columbia University, Morningside Campus