WOODY DOANE

PUBLIC LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS

 

Public Lectures

 

“Whiteness, Color-Blindness, and the Struggle Against Racism.”   Public lecture given at Johnson and Wales University, Providence, Rhode Island, Wednesday, March 21, 2007.

 

“Seeing Through the Whiteout: Whiteness and Race Relations in the 21st Century.”  Public lecture given at New England College, Henniker, NH, October 4, 2006.

 

“Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Racism in the 21st Century.” Public lecture given at Christ Church Cathedral (sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut), Hartford, CT, September 30, 2005.

 

“Looking Ahead: The Evolution of Whiteness and Color-Blind Racism.”  Public lecture given at the Abiel Smith School and Museum of Afro-American History (sponsored by Community Change, Inc.), Boston, MA, June 22, 2005.

 

“White is a Color, Too! Why Whiteness Matters in the Struggle Against Racism.” Public lecture given at Bryant University, Smithfield, RI, April 25, 2005.

 

“The Continuing Significance of Racism.” Public lecture (with Eduardo Bonilla-Silva), University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT, November 11, 2003.

 

“On Being White in America: Old Realities and New Directions.”  Guest Lecture, Holy Cross College, Worcester, MA, January 22, 2002.

 

"No Justice, No Peace: Understanding and Fighting Hate Groups in the Next Millennium." Panelist and moderator, Worcester State College, Worcester, MA, January 27, 2000.

 

 

Organizational Presentations

 

“Implications of Whiteness Studies for the Struggle against Racism in Higher Education.” Presentation given at the spring leadership retreat of Society Organized Against Racism in Higher Education (SOAR), Bryant University, Smithfield, RI, June 16, 2006.

 

“Whiteness and Colorblindness as Barriers to Racial Justice.” Staff presentation given at Democracy Works, Hartford, CT, February 15, 2006.

 

Media Appearances

 

Guest on “Front and Center with Ray Hardman,” Connecticut Public Television and WNPR Radio, February 15, 2008.  Topic: Racism on College Campuses.

 

Guest on “Front and Center with Ray Hardman,” Connecticut Public Television and WNPR Radio, February 3, 2006.  Topic: 1959 speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Hartford and current state of race relations in the United States.

 

Guest on “The Ray Dunaway Show,” WTIC-AM radio, Hartford, CT, January 16, 2006.  Topic: 1959 speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Hartford and current state of race relations in the United States.

 

“King’s Final Years Seldom Talked About.” The Hartford Courant, January 16, 2005. (op-ed article)