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Kenneth Mack

October 19, Copley Square
Kenneth W. Mack is the inaugural Lawrence D. Biele Professor of Law and Affiliate Professor of History at Harvard University. He is also the co-faculty leader of the Harvard Law School Program on Law and History. His 2012 book, Representing the Race: The Creation of the Civil Rights Lawyer, was a Washington Post Best Book of the Year, a National Book Festival Selection, was awarded honorable mention for the J. Willard Hurst Award by the Law and Society Association, and was a finalist for the Julia Ward Howe Book Award. He is also the co-editor of The New Black: What Has Changed—And What Has Not—With Race in America. His work has been published in the Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal, Journal of American History, Law and History Review, and other scholarly journals. In 2016–2017, he was a Radcliffe Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University. In 2007, he was named a Fletcher Fellow by the Fletcher Foundation. He is currently working on a book project that examines the social and political history of race and political economy in the United States after 1975.

My Moderators Sessions

Saturday, October 19

2:30pm EDT