Postponed: H. Samy Alim presentation is postponed until fall of 2017

Update, due to medical reasons, this program has been postponed until fall of 2017:
Prof. H. Samy Alim of Stanford University will be speaking at UW-Green Bay on Monday, April 24, 2017. Alim is an internationally renowned scholar on race, culture and linguistics. He is an expert on the analyses of youth culture, hip hop and education as well as the ways in which speech and language are racialized. His books include Articulate While Black, Raciolinguistics and Culturally Sustaining Pedagogy. He will be presenting the following talks:

  • “Understanding Linguicism” at 9:30 a.m. in the 1965 room
  • “Culturally Sustaining Pedagogy” at 12:30 p.m. in the 1965 room
  • “Racing Language and Languaging Race in Hyper-Racial Times” at 3:30 p.m. in the Christie Theatre.

Alim’s visit is sponsored by the Professional Program in Education, the Diversity Task Force, American Intercultural Center and the Black Student Union. For more information on Professor Alim’s visit, please contact Christin DePouw at depouwc@uwgb.edu.