The US is brazenly throwing accusations of crimes against humanity at other nations. Slavery, forced labor, systemic oppression, and genocide. Like we did with the legal…
This week we are joined by a special guest. Professor Joy James.
The Ebenezer Fitch Professor of the Humanities at Williams College.
Author of ; Shadowboxing: Representations of Black Feminist Politics;
Transcending the Talented Tenth: Black Leaders and American Intellectuals;
And, Resisting State Violence: Radicalism, Gender and Race in U.S. Culture.
Her edited books include: Warfare in the American Homeland; The New Abolitionists:
(Neo) Slave Narratives and Contemporary Prison Writings;
Imprisoned Intellectuals; States of Confinement;
The Black Feminist Reader (co-edited with TD Sharpley-Whiting);
and The Angela Y. Davis Reader.
James is completing a book on the prosecution of 20th-century interracial rape cases, tentatively titled “Memory, Shame & Rage.” She has contributed articles and book chapters to journals and anthologies addressing feminist and critical race theory, democracy, and social justice.