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    Cathy Cohen

    Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago

    Cathy J. Cohen is the David and Mary Winton Green Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago. She formerly served in numerous administrative positions, including chair of the Department of Political Science, director of the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture and deputy provost for Graduate Education at the University of Chicago. Cohen is the author of two books, The Boundaries of Blackness: AIDS and the Breakdown of Black Politics and Democracy Remixed: Black Youth and the Future of American Politics. She is also co-editor of the anthology Women Transforming Politics: An Alternative Reader with Kathleen Jones and Joan Tronto. Her articles have been published in numerous journals and edited volumes including the American Political Science Review, NOMOS, GLQ, Social Text, and the DuBois Review. Cohen created and oversees two major research and public-facing projects: the GenForward Survey and the Black Youth Project.

    Past Events

    Friday, Jun 12 2020

    12 PM

    The painful events of the past few months in Chicago have made one thing abundantly clear: things have to change.  As communities continue to heal... read more
    1 hour | Talk | Virtual Event

    Friday, Jun 12 2020

    12 PM

    The painful events of the past few months in Chicago have made one thing abundantly clear: things have to change.  As communities continue to heal... read more
    1 hour | Talk | Virtual Event

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