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This "Humanities in Community" lecture has finished our third season running from October, 2018, through May, 2019. Our monthly -- 2nd Mondays -- lectures will resume at 6 PM on Monday, September 9, 2019.


Monday, May 13, 2019, 6 PM, Goodman Center



Fallacies of Scientific Racism

From Thomas Jefferson to the Alt-Right


PRESENTER: Phil Gasper, Philosophy Instructor at Madison College


This presentation may be recorded.


"The global growth of the far right over the past decade has seen a resurgence of long-discredited racist ideas. This talk will look at the history of scientific racism in the United States and consider how we should respond to its latest manifestations."

There is nothing stable in the world; uproar's your only music.'  — John Keats