Invited Panelists

Elijah Anderson
William. K. Lanman, Jr. Professor of Sociology Yale University
Charles and William Day Distinguished Professor Emeritus of the Social Sciences

Larry D. Bobo
W. E. B. Du Bois Professor of the Social Sciences
Harvard University

Camille Z. Charles
Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor in the Social Sciences
Director, Center for Africana Studies
University of Pennsylvania

Vivian L. Gadsden
William T. Carter Professor of Child Development and Education
University of Pennsylvania

Lewis Gordon
Laura H. Carnell Professor of Philosophy
Temple University

Stephanie Y. Evans
Associate Professor, History and African Ameriacan/Africana Women’s Studies
Clark Atlanta University

Aldon Morris
Leon Forrest Professorship of Sociology and African American Studies
Northwestern University

Mary Pattillo
Harold Washington Professor
Sociology and African American Studies,
Northwestern University

Reiland Rabaka
Associate Professor
University of Colorado

Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw
Associate Professor of History of Art
University of Pennsylvania

Kenneth Shropshire
David W. Hauck Professor
Legal Studies and Business Ethics
University of Pennsylvania

Rogers M. Smith
Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Political Science
University of Pennsylvania

Quincy Stewart
Associate Professor of Sociology
Northwestern University

Robert Vitalis
Professor of Political Science
University of Pennsylvania

Howard Winant
Professor of Sociology
University of California, Santa Barbara

Tukufu Zuberi
Lasry Family Professor of Race Relations
Professor and Chair of Sociology
University of Pennsylvania