Dr. Perry will be providing new introductions, internal study guides, a biographical sketch, suggested readings, and expanded indexes for the new 2012 edition of “The Invention of the White Race.” He is the author of “Hubert Harrison: The Voice of Harlem Radicalism, 1883-1927.”
In addition, Dr. Perry will be joined by Theodore W. Allen’s who will discuss “The Invention of the White Race” (Verso Books) especially Volume 2, “The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo-America,” will be discussed by the independent working class scholar, and long-time resident of Brooklyn.
Both authors have been widely praised by scholars and activists for their seminal contributions to our understanding of race and class.
The event is free and people are encouraged to attend. People who have heard the authors work and have not yet had a chance to read it are especially encouraged to attend.
Each presentation will be followed by a question and answer period.
Jeff Perry’s and Theodore W. Allen’s presentation/talk will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2013, at 4 PM at the Brooklyn Public Library, Dweck Center, 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238.
For info on Jeffrey B. Perry go to: http://www.jeffreybperry.net