2016 BJS Public Lecture
Thursday, 20 October 2016, at 6.30 p.m. in Old Theatre (Main Building), London School of Econonomics and Political Science, Houghton St., London WC2A 2AE
'Sociology of W.E. du Bois: Why du Bois is the founder of American scientific sociology'
Aldon Morris, Leon Forrest Professor of Sociology and African and American Studies, Northwestern University, will discuss evidence from his book, The Scholar Denied: W.E.B. du Bois and the Birth of Modern Sociology, showing Du Bois, an influential 20th century black scholar, was the founding father of modern scientific sociology..