6-9 juin 2017 Strasbourg (France)

Conférenciers invités > Thomas J. Sugrue

Thomas J. Sugrue is both an academic and a public intellectual with great visibility in the United States and France. He las long taught at the University of Pennsylvania but is currently a professor of social and cultural analysis, and of history, at New York University. Here is a list of books he has published: These United States: A Nation in the Making, 1890 to the Present (New York: Norton, 2015) with Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore ; The Origins of the Urban Crisis : Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit (Princeton: Princeton Classics, 2014) ; Not Even Past : Barack Obama and the Burden of Race (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010), Sweet Land of Liberty: The Forgotten Struggle for Civil Rights in the North (New York : Random House, 2009).

 

The provisional title of his talk during this conference is: “Fifty Years After America's Long Hot Summers: Race, Protest, and Rebellion in Urban America.”

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