Conference Agenda

Conference Agenda

All sessions will be held in Room 3041 of the Law School unless otherwise noted.

Click here to RSVP for panels and meals.

Thursday April 8, 2010

2:30 - 3:00pm Registration - 3rd Floor Loggia, Duke Law School
3:00 - 3:45pm Welcome and Introduction [webcast]
Guy-Uriel Charles
Dean David F. Levi
Kenneth Mack
3:45 - 4:45pm Stories, Narratives, and Citizenship: Race with History [webcast]
Tomiko Brown-Nagin
Matthew Countryman
Jonathan Holloway

Moderator: Kenneth Mack
5:00 - 6:00pm The Construction of Racial Discrimination [webcast]
Eugene Borgida
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
Laura Richman

Moderator: Katharine T. Bartlett
6:00 - 6:30pm Speaker: Brent Staples [bio]
Keynote [webcast]
6:30 - 8:00pm Reception: Duke Law School (Panelists and Invited Guests Only)

Friday April 9, 2010

8:00 am Continental Breakfast – 3rd Floor Loggia
9:00 - 10:00am The Future of Race in Politics [webcast]
Lawrence Bobo
Khalilah Brown-Dean
Taeku Lee

Moderator: Paula D. McClain
10:15 - 11:15am The Changing Face of America: Race and Immigration [webcast]
Jennifer Chaćon
Luis Fraga
Cristina Rodriguez

Moderator: Ray Suarez
11:30 - 11:45am Boxed Lunches Distributed
12:15 - 1:00pm Lunch Speaker - Ray Suarez [bio]
Keynote [webcast]
1:30 - 2:30pm Understanding Structural Inequality: Race, Economics, and Wealth [webcast]
Dalton Conley
Glenn Loury
Daria Roithmayr

Moderator: William "Sandy" Darity
2:45 - 4:00pm Race as Institution and Metaphor: A View from the Humanities [webcast]
Elizabeth Alexander
Farah Griffin
Karla Holloway

Moderator: Richard Brodhead, Duke University President
5:30 - 6:00pm Reception – The Washington Duke Inn (Panelists and Invited Guests Only)
6:00 - 8:00pm Dinner Speaker: Orlando Patterson

Saturday April 10, 2010

8:30 am Continental Breakfast – 3rd Floor Loggia
9:00 - 10:00am The Future of Voting Rights [webcast]
Kristen Clarke
Michael Kang
Richard Pildes
Luis Fuentes-Rohwer

Moderator: Kerry L. Haynie
10:15 - 11:15am New Ideas for Old Challenges: Promoting Civil Rights and Racial Justice [webcast]
Michelle Adams
Richard Banks
Jeannine Bell
Paul Butler

Moderator: Trina Jones
11:30 - 11:45am Boxed Lunches Distributed
11:45 - 1:15pm Lunch: Race and the Obama Presidency [webcast]
Melissa Harris-Lacewell
Vincent Hutchings
Randall Kennedy
Brent Staples

Moderator: Peter Lange, Duke University Provost
1:30 - 2:30pm Reframing the Story: Where Do We Go From Here? [webcast]
Lani Guinier
Gerald Torres