bell hooks to Appear on “Conversations from St. Norbert College” TV Show

Beginning Friday, May 2

From St. Norbert College, April 25, 2014
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, 920-403-3089

bell hooks, author, scholar and cultural critic and Karlyn Crowley, director of the Cassandra Voss Center (CVC) at St. Norbert College, will be the guests on the May "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show hosted by founding dean of the Donald J. Schneider School of Business and Economics Kevin Quinn. They will discuss hooks career and the CVC.

bell hooks has been honored as a leading public intellectual by The Atlantic Monthly and has authored more than 35 books and numerous scholarly and mainstream articles. Her writing has addressed race, class and gender in education, art, history, sexuality, mass media and feminism. Hooks is a member of the faculty at Berea College, served as scholar-in-residence at The New School and in November 2014 will present the keynote address at the National Women's Studies Association conference in Puerto Rico.

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