The Invention of Race – The construction of race, and racism, as we live with them today

The Invention of Race – The construction of race, and racism, as we live with them today

A 1 hour special from The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University

Compiled by Award-winning producer John Biewen from the “Seeing White” series on his “Scene on Radio” podcast, The Invention of Race traces the development of racial and racist ideas from the ancient world — when there was no notion of race — up to the founding of the United States as, fundamentally, a nation of and for white people.

Now Available
cost: FREE
length: 1 hour
available: PRX, AudioPort, Download

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