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Afternoon Tertulia Bonilla & Bonilla

October 21, 2021
6:00pm - 7:00pm EST
7:00pm - 8:00pm (Puerto Rico AST)
Virtual Event

Grab a snack and get comfy as we host our third Tertulia featuring sociologist Eduardo Bonilla-Silva and Centro Directora Yarimar Bonilla on October 21st, 2021 at 6PM. Bonilla and Bonilla will be discussing Eduardo’s career trajectory, his relationship to El Centro and the current projects that he is focusing on.


Eduardo Bonilla-Silva is a sociologist, professor, scholar, writer, award-winner, and more. He is a professor of Sociology at Duke University and received his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin. Eduardo Bonilla-Silva is known for his various books and writings about racism, racial theory, ideology, stratification, methodology, history, and many other race-related subjects. He is the award winner of many sociological awards including the Lewis Coser Award, Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award, W.E.B. Du Bois Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award and was the President of the Southern Sociological Society and the American Sociological Association.






Yarimar Bonilla is the Director of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College. She is also a Professor in the Department of Africana, Puerto Rican, and Latino Studies at Hunter College and in the Ph.D. Program in Anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. She is the author of Non-Sovereign Futures: French Caribbean Politics in the Wake of Disenchantment (2015) co-editor of Aftershocks of Disaster: Puerto Rico Before and After the Storm. (2019) and a founder of the Puerto Rico Syllabus Project.