Elijah Anderson to Deliver Lecture at University of Chicago

Department News
September 14, 2015

Professor Elijah Anderson will address graduates of the University of Chicago’s School of Social Service Administration at a reunion event next month. Anderson will deliver the 2015 Pastora San Juan Cafferty Lecture on Race and Ethnicity in American Life on October 20 at the Midwest school’s Gleacher Center. His lecture, entitled “The ‘White Space’ and the Iconic Ghetto: Challenges for Civil Society” will reprise recent themes in his work as one of the discipline’s leading urban ethnographers.