Ass. Prof. Samuel K. Roberts (Colombia University): Creating the ‘Black American Junkie’: Race, Space, and Epidemiological Thinking in Illicit Drug Use Research, 1950-1980
Dr. Samuel Kelton Roberts, Jr., is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Roberts is Director of Columbia University’s Institute for Research in African American Studies (IRAAS), Associate Professor of History and Associate Professor of Sociomedical Sciences. He writes, teaches, and lectures widely on African-American history, medical and public health history, urban history, issues of policing and criminal justice, and the history of social movements.
The seminar is open for everyone!