Organizing Racism

Kathleen Blee
Gendered Racism: Women in the Modern Hate Movement
November 14, 2000, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Sciences
Friends and Enemies: The Construction of Collective Identity in the Racist Movement
November 15, 2000, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Seminar for Students and Faculty
November 16, 2000, 12:20PM, 8108 Social Science

    Kathleeen Blee (Ph.D. Sociology, Wisconsin, 1982) is Professor of Sociology and History and Director of the Women’s Studies Program at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research and teaching interests include the sociology of gender, feminist theory, social inequality and stratification, the sociology of racism, political movements and social change, the sociology of the family, and race, class, and gender. She is the author of approximately 50 articles and book chapters and the author or editor of five books, including Women of the Klan (University of California Press, 1991), which was named a centennial book of the University of California Press, selected as an Outstanding Book by the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Human Rights, and nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. Her most recent book, Racist Women (University of California Press, 2001) is in press.