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Let’s talk about race

October 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Black History Month Lecture

Kevin Hylton

Kevin Hylton is Professor of Equality and Diversity in Sport, Leisure and Education. He is also Head of the Research Centre for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. His research focuses on the nature and extent of ‘race’, racism and racialisation in sport, leisure and education.

As the first black Professor in over 75 years of Carnegie history, Professor Hylton brings a voice to the sociology of sport and leisure that reflects an intricate engagement with, and commitment to challenge, the endemic issues that mark race relations in the UK.

Kevin is Board Member for the International Review for the Sociology of Sport (IRSS) and the new Journal of Global Sport Management. He is also Chair of the Leeds Beckett Race Equality and Diversity ForumPatron of the Equality Challenge Unit Race Equality Charter Mark.

Details

Date:
October 24
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.york.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/public-lectures/autumn-2019/talk-race/

Organiser

University of York Open Lecture Series
Phone:
01904 324778
Email:
publiclectures@york.ac.uk
Website:
www.york.ac.uk/publiclectures

Venue

D/L/036, Derwent College
University of York
York, YO10 5DS
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