Jeffrey B. Perry on Theodore W. Allen's "The Invention of the White Race" -- 2 PM, Saturday, October 19 Dudley Branch Library, 65 Warren St., Roxbury, MA 02119
Dr. Jeffrey B. Perry will offer a slide presentation / talk on Theodore W. Allen's seminal, two-volume classic, “The Invention of the White Race,” especially Volume 2 “The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo-America.”
Theodore W. Allen was an anti-white-supremacist, working-class intellectual and activist whose work focuses on the centrality of the struggle against white supremacy to efforts at progressive social change.
Dt. Perry, the biographer of “Hubert Harrison: The Voice of Harlem Radicalism, 1883-1918” (Columbia University Press), wrote new front and back matter and internal study guides for the New Expanded Verso Books Edition of Allen’s "Invention."
The event will be held at the Dudley Branch Library, 65 Warren Street, Roxbury, MA. It is sponsored by South Asians for Global Justice.
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