Joe Darden & Richard Thomas at AAG Annual Meeting

April 8, 2014 @ 5:00 am
Tampa Convention center
Association of American Geographers

Joe Darden and Richard Thomas at Annual AAG Meeting, Tampa, FL, April 8-12, 2014

Association of American Geographers (AAG) Featured Session on Detroit and Race:
The AAG Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida, April 8-12, features Joe Darden and Richard Thomas’ new book, Detroit: Race Riots, Racial Conflicts, and Efforts to Bridge the Racial Divide. Details TBA.

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.
A distinguished panel will also participate in a broader debate on race relations and the national implications raised in this important new book. Panelists include Ruth 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.

Preliminary program: