Elijah Anderson, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology, Yale University
Elijah Anderson is the William K. Lanman, Jr. Professor of Sociology at Yale University. He is one of the leading urban ethnographers in the United States. His publications include Code of the Street: Decency, Violence, and the Moral Life of the Inner City (1999), winner of the Komarovsky Award from the Eastern Sociological Society; Streetwise: Race, Class, and Change in an Urban Community (1990), winner of the American Sociological Association's Robert E. Park Award for the best published book in the area of Urban Sociology; and the classic sociological work, A Place on the Corner(1978; 2nd ed., 2003). Anderson's most recent ethnographic work, The Cosmopolitan Canopy: Race and Civility in Everyday Life, was published by W.W. Norton in March 2012. Professor Anderson is the 2013 recipient of the prestigious Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award of the American Sociological Association.
Martin O'Connor, J.D.
Associate Professor, Fire Science and Professional Studies, University of New Haven
Cheryl A. Sharp, J.D.
Attorney, State of Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities
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Law, Politics, and the Criminal Justice System: 50 Years After the Civil Rights Act
Starts On4/21/2014 1:30 PM
Ends On4/21/2014 3:00 PM
Institute for Social Justice Event: Law, Politics, and the Criminal Justice System
Alumni Lounge in Bartels Hall