My primary interest is the phenomenology of culture and how it impacts human life and institutions. I am particularly interested in the relationship between culture and oppression: how culture has been used as a tool of oppression and how culture can be used as a tool of liberation.
Recent Publications and Presentations:
“The African Centered University: Culture, Consciousness and Spirituality,” National Council of Black Studies, Charlotte, North Carolina, March 2001
The End of Black Studies or the End of the University, “Journal of the Philosophy and History of Education”, Fall 2001
“Black Studies: The Unfinished Revolution,” Olive Harvey College, Chicago, Illinois, April 2001