Damien M. Sojoyner
Educational Enclosures in Black Los Angeles
University of Minnesota Press 2016
New Books in African American StudiesNew Books in AnthropologyNew Books in EducationNew Books in LawNew Books in Peoples & PlacesNew Books in Politics & SocietyNew Books in SociologyNew Books Network October 21, 2016 Ryan Allen
Dr. Damien M. Sojoyner, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Irvine, joins the New Books Network to discuss his recently published book, entitled First Strike: Educational Enclosures in Black Los Angeles (University of Minnesota Press, 2016). Through both ethnographic and historical analyses, First Strike explores the tragic relationship between education and the prison system in California.
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