Emeritus of U.S. History
Fredrickson is one of the most eminent historians of the United
States and of comparative studies of racism and racial identity
in the U.S., South Africa, and Nazi Germany. His most recent
book, Racism: A Short History, has been hailed as a
major breakthrough in the analysis of racial oppression. Prof.
Fredricksons other books include The Comparative
Imagination: On the History of Racism, Rationalism, and Social
Movements, Black Liberation: A Comparative
History of Black Ideologies in the United States and South
Africa, and The Black Image in the White Mind: The
Debate on Afro-American Character and Destiny.
Thursday, May 8, 2003, 7 p.m.
Stanford Writing Center, Basement of Margaret Jacks Hall (Bldg. 460)
back soon to see the transcript of George Fredrickson's How
I Write Conversation.