Towards the Abolition of Whiteness
Guest Lecturer: Eric Lott, Associate Professor, Department of English
Eric Lott is the author of Love and Theft: Blackface Minstrelsy and the American Working Class (Oxford University Press, 1993). He has published several articles on "Whiteness," including "White Like Me: Racial Transvestism and the Construction of Whiteness," Cultural Studies Reader (Routledge, 1998), "The Whiteness of Film Noir," American Literary History (1997), and "Whiteness: A Glossary," The Village Voice (1993).
The Political Economy of Whiteness