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...classicists in the room. Some see it as a major setback for a historically exclusionary field that is trying hard to change.
https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2019/01/07/racist-comments-directed-classics-scholar-disciplinary-meeting-floor-classicists
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Re: Racist comments directed at a scholar at a disciplinary meeting floor...
« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2019, 03:58:55 PM »
After Racist Incidents Mire a Conference, Classicists Point to Bigger Problems
https://www.chronicle.com/article/After-Racist-Incidents-Mire-a/245430?cid=wcontentlist_hp_latest
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Re: Racist comments directed at a scholar at a disciplinary meeting floor...
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2019, 04:42:26 PM »
It was a moment of "white fragility disrupting the practice of grounded and data-backed critical scholarship," he wrote. "What a surprise."
https://www.chronicle.com/article/My-MeritMy-Blackness/245462?cid=wcontentlist_hp_latest
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