Race and Identity Dialogue: Race, Politics, and Civic Action
April 8, 2021 5:30 p.m. Virtual FALS Event

RID graphicThis session is an interview with Todd Shaw, a scholar of race and politics, social movements, and civic action. Dr. Shaw will be asked to overview how race has been and is tied to American politics, and how political and social change have been affected by individuals and groups through civic action. As a person of color who has held leadership roles in a university and in professional organizations, Dr. Shaw will also be asked to provide advice to students to enhance professionalization and be aware of institutional and systemic racism.



  • Dr. Todd Shaw, Distinguished Associate Professor of Political Science and African American Studies, University of South Carolina​


  • Dr. Lucas McMillan, Professor of Political Science, Lander University


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Students seeking FALS credit must provide a valid Lander ID when attending this event.  
Faculty Sponsor: Alexis Carter Thomas