Tim Wise will be delivering the keynote lecture, "Beyond 'Diversity': Challenging Racism in an Age of Backlash" at Towson University's 15th Annual Multicultural Conference. Please register by February 20th.
Tim is the author of three books, his just-released Between Barack and a Hard Place (City Lights), White Like Me: Reflections of Race from a Privileged Son (Soft Skull Press), and Affirmative Action: Racial Preference in Black and White (Routledge). He has spoken to over 300,000 people in 48 states, and on over 350 college campuses. From 1999-2003, Wise was an advisor to the Fisk University Race Relations Institute, and in the early 90s was Associate Director of the Louisiana Coalition Against Racism and Nazism, the largest of the many groups organized for the purpose of defeating neo-Nazi political candidate, David Duke.