2018 Pulitzer Prize Finalist to Speak at Cornell on Police and Black Community

By: Anu Subramaniam,  The Cornell Daily Sun
April 29, 2018

Prof. Russell Rickford, history, said he was looking forward to a “no-holds-barred conversation,” that addresses “the troubled boundaries between reform and rebellion and between amelioration and abolition.”

“Cobb is both a sophisticated historian and one of the most insightful commentators on race, class, and the struggle for democracy in America,” Rickford said. “We are seeing violent attacks on black people escalate throughout the country and in many parts of the world, so this is an absolutely crucial time to confront questions of policing and racial justice."

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2018 Pulitzer Prize Finalist- Cobb