Culture

    • Akbar AhmedIslamic Studies, Foreign Policy, Civil Service, Middle East and North Africa Politics, Islamist Movements
    • Nilanjana Bhattacharjya: Ethnomusicology, South Asian popular music, Music and migration, South Asian popular culture, South Asian popular culture in the diaspora, South Asian American history, South Asian immigration
    • Rosario Ceballo: After-school activities, Community Violence; Parenting; Poverty; Infertility; Latino Cultural Values
    • Farai Chideya: Media, Technology, Diversity, Journalism, Women’s Issues, Social Entrepreneurship, Race, Race Relations, Politics, Innovation, Labor Economics
    • Jelani Cobb: African American History and Culture, Cold War History, 20th Century American Politics, Contemporary Politics
    • Leila Cobo: Latin Music, Classical Music, Latin Pop Culture, Piano, Entertainment & TV, Writing & Journalism, Colombia
    • Galina Espinoza: Latinas in the U.S., Media and the U.S. Hispanic Market, Fashion, Beauty & Lifestyle
    • Ivan Espinoza-Madrigal: Civil Rights Law, Immigration Law, Gay Rights, Public Health, Immigrant Rights, Immigration Reform, Latino Rights/Issues, Marriage Equality, Issues Affecting LGBT and HIV-Affected People of Color
    • Phillip Atiba Goff: Race; Racial Bias; Discrimination; Intersections of Race and Gender; Bias in Criminal Justice; Race, Crime and Justice
    • Travis Gosa: Race, new politics, hip hop culture, education, popular culture
    • Shaun Harper: Race, Education, Racial Disparities in Education, Higher Education, Black and Latino Male Success in Higher Education, Contemporary Issues in College Sports, Racial Problems and Diversity Trends on College Campuses
    • Marc Lamont Hill: Culture and Cultural Issues, Youth Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Education, Social Issues, Hip-Hop, Neoliberalism, Globalization, Politics
    • Hua Hsu: Culture Criticism, Sports, Music, Film, American Intellectual History, Transpacific Literary History, Cultural Studies
    • Anthony Jack: (Higher) education, New diversity at elite colleges, Culture, Cultural capital, Race, Urban poverty, Inequality, Youth
    • Jamilah King: Youth Culture, Urban Politics, Basketball and Sports
    • Jason King: Music (R&B, Soul, Hip-Hop, Rock, Jazz), Record Producing, African American Culture, Asian American Culture
    • Bakari Kitwana:  Hip-hop Activism, Youth Culture and Young Voter Political Participation
    • Laila Lalami: Morocco and North Africa, Women and Islam, Migration, Historical Fiction
    • Jennifer Lee: Immigration, Children of Immigrants, Race/Ethnicity, Social Inequality, Asian American Education and Identity, Mexican American Mobility, Multiracial Americans & Identities
    • Patty Loew: Ojibwe Treaty Rights, Indigenous Sovereignty, Importance of Native Media, Journalism
    • Ana Lopez: Latin America, Mass Communication, Latin American Film, Cultural Studies, Popular Culture
    • Korina Lopez: Social Media, Digital Strategy, Online Campaigns, Video Hosting
    • Julianne Malveaux: Economics, Labor Economics, Social Issues, Culture, Gender, Race, Education
    • Laura Martinez: Hispanic-Targeted Media, Hispanic Marketing, Hispanics in the U.S., Latin American Pop Culture, Immigration, Social Media Trends Among Latinos
    • Syreeta McFadden: Visual Art (Photography/Technology), Literature (Poetry), Study of Feminism/Intersectionality, Race Relations
    • Tiya Miles: History, American History, Native American Issues, African American Studies, Interrelationship Between Native Americans and African Americans, Women’s Studies
    • Dr. Jared MontoyaGender, Culture & Multicultural Psychology, Group Behavior, Race/Ethnic Relations, Research Methods
    • Aisha Moodie-Mills: LGBT Policy, Race and Ethnicity, Rising American Electorate, Progressive Politics, Gender and Marriage Equality
    • Moises Naim: Columnist and Commentator on globalization, international politics and economics
    • Mae Ngai: Immigration History and Policy, Asian American Studies, U.S. Legal and Political History, Citizenship, Nationalism
    • Ellen Oh – Children’s fiction, Social Activism through Literature
    • Daniel Jose Older –  Fantasy and Young Adult literature, Race and Power in Publishing
    • Evette Rios: DIY Design, Food & Food Trends, Interior Design, Budget-Friendly Crafts, Entertaining
    • Nisi Shawl: Diversity of Representation in Writing and Editing in Speculative Genres (fantasy, science fiction, horror, magic realism etc.), Octavia E. Butler, Practice of West African Religious Traditions in North America
    • Rwany Sibaja: Soccer, 20th-century Argentina, Popular Culture, Social Studies Education
    • Mark Trahant: Native American & Alaska Native news and policy, Health Policy, Affordable Care Act in Indian Country, Journalism
    • Van Tran: Immigration, Race and Ethnicity, Urban Poverty, Neighborhoods and Cities, Social Inequality, Public Policy
    • Oliver Wang: Music, Sports, Cultural Studies, Sociology, Race & Ethnicity, Hip-Hop
    • Malik Washington: Youth and Poverty, Youth and Violence, Mentorship, Non-Profit Community Outreach, Writing & Blogging, Media, African Americans, African American Culture
    • Karsonya Wise Whitehead: Intersections of Race, Class and Gender; African & African-American Culture; Race Relations; Working in Diverse Environments
    • Leah Wright Rigueur: Race and Politics, Modern African American History, U.S. Political and Social History, and Riots, Backlash and Campus Unrest

 

 

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