The Department of Communication Studies offers many kinds of events, most free and open to the public. We organize and sponsor numerous lectures, workshops and conferences over the course of the academic year. Our programming covers a wide range of topics and features presenters from diverse disciplines and is designed to foster an understanding of the mass media and emerging media.
Charles M. Blow's Op-Ed column in The New York Times appears on Thursdays and Mondays. Mr. Blow’s columns tackle hot-button issues such as social justices, racial equality, presidential politics, police violence, gun control, and the Black Lives Matter Movement. Mr. Blow is also a CNN commentator, a Presidential Visiting Professor at Yale, and author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling memoir, Fire Shut Up in My Bones. The book won a Lambda Literary Award and the Sperber Prize and made multiple prominent lists of best books published in 2014.
Charles M. Blow's presentation is sponsored by The Ann Arbor District Library, and by these University of Michigan units: The Center for Engaged Academic Learning, The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, Communication Studies, The Department of Afroamerican and African Studies, The Department of American Culture, The Department of History, The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, The Ginsberg Center, The Institute for the Humanities, Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs, The Office of DEI, Rackham School of Graduate Studies, The Residential College, and Spectrum Center.
|Building:||Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.)|
|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Tags:||Activism, African American, Diversity, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Graduate, Graduate School, History, Inclusion, Interdisciplinary, Law, Leadership, Lecture, LGBT, MCubed, Media, Philosophy, Politics, Psychology, Public Policy, Rackham, Social Impact, Social Justice, Student Affairs, Undergraduate|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Humility Colloquium, The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, Residential College, Spectrum Center, Institute for the Humanities, Department for Afroamerican and African Studies, Ginsberg Center, Rackham Graduate School, Student Life, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Department of American Culture, Department of History, Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs, Communication Studies, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Community-Engaged Academic Learning (CEAL)|