Who Can Use the "N" Word?Penn State Berks will pose the question, "Who Can Use the "N" Word?" during "The Race Project" with Charlton McIlwain and Stephen Caliendo on Nov. 8, 2010, from 1-2:30 p.m. in the Perkins Student Center Auditorium. McIlwain and Caliendo research, write, and teach in the areas of race, media, and politics. McIlwain is a professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University. Caliendo is a professor of Political Science at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois. Their presentation will be both a debate and exploration of the contemporary use of the "N word." After the debate, they will take questions and comments from the audience.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Rachel B. Friedman at RBF12@psu.edu or at 610-396-6218.