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Article and Sound Installation, “The Police as Amplifiers,” Published in Proceedings of 2014 Sounding Cities Conference

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Academics Audio & Video Research

Presented Talk “The Police as Amplifiers” at 2014 Sounding Cities Conference

Here is a talk titled, “‘The Police as Amplifiers: Noise, the State, and Policing the Crisis,” that I gave at the 2014 Invisible Places, Sounding Cities Conference in Viseu, Portugal.

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Q&A with Ephraim Walker, producer of “Fruitvale Station,” at CSU Dominguez Hills

A conversation with consultant producer of “Fruitvale Station” (http://fruitvalefilm.com), Ephraim Walker, facilitated by Jeb Middlebrook (http://jebmiddlebrook.com), Assistant Professor of Sociology at California State University, Dominguez Hills.

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Academics Blog Research

Interactive, digital article on prison music in SoundingOut!

Here is a link to my interactive, digital article, “Prison Music: Containment, Escape, and the Sound of America” published in SoundingOut!, a national sound studies blog/journal in 2011. This article is a teaser for my upcoming book project of the same title.

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Chapter published in book on Accountability and White Anti-Racist Organizing

Here is a PDF of my chapter, “Rhyme and Reason: The Making of a White Anti-Racist Rap Group” for the book, Accountability and White Anti-Racist Organizing (2010), that details the development of a rap group, AntiRacist 15, that I participated in from 2003-2010.

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Article published in American Quarterly: Journal of the American Studies Association

Here is a PDF of an article I authored, The Ballot Box and Beyond: The (Im)Possibilities of White Antiracist Organizing,” that was published in the June 2010 issue of American Quarterly. In this article, I argue for a centering of multiracial racial justice organizing in studies of race and ethnic studies, and the stakes for white anti-racism in theory and practice. The work was drawn from my Ph.D. dissertation and current book manuscript, Organizing Race: Antiracist Activism and Multiracial Movement-Making.

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Article published in inaugural issue of Powerlines

I was asked last December to submit a response to the topic of the “activist academic” and “public intellectual” for a Digital Roundtable in the inaugural issue of Powerlines, a peer-reviewed, online American Studies journal based at the University of Maryland, College Park. The journal launched today and you can read and comment on my full response here.
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