Susan Pedersen: ‘Race Studies’, 20 October 2016
Show More White World Order, Black Power Politics: The Birth of American International Relations by Robert Vitalis.
Cornell, 272 pp., $29.95, November 2015, 978 0 8014 5397 7Show More
“... for the now proscribed term ‘race’, more simply lost interest in the issue. Vitalis, quoting Toni Morrison, calls this turn away from race ‘the graceful, even generous, liberal gesture’, and not with admiration. Its effects were profound. With race no longer a master category, American race relations no longer figured as part of a global ...”