Dr. Elwood Watson - Higher Education

Dr. Elwood Watson
Dr. Elwood Watson is a professor of history, African American Studies, and Gender Studies at East Tennessee State University. He is the author of several books and articles. His latest work Performing American Masculinities: The 21st Century Man in Popular Culture published by Indiana University Press.

Religion Sees Millennials Moving Further Away

by | September 30, 2015

Religion is facing a potential crisis in regards to millennials as the institution moves furthe [...]

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Many Factors Determine Good and Effective Teaching

by | September 15, 2015

There are a combination of qualities that distinguish good professors from poor ones. [...]

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Black Lives Matter Movement Crucial in Drawing Attention to Issues

by | September 2, 2015

It has been all but impossible to not to notice the Black Lives Matter movement [...]

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Race is Indeed an American Dilemma

by | August 18, 2015

Over a century ago, Black intellectual extraordinaire of his day, WEB DuBois, stated that the p [...]

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GOP has had an Ongoing Rendezvous with Racial Politics

by | August 5, 2015

Over the past few several weeks, well-known businessman, TV celebrity and presidential candidat [...]

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Young Men and the Epidemic of Anger, Violence

by | July 21, 2015

It is truly an alarming and disturbing state of affairs. [...]

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The Sad Reality of Bill Cosby’s Downfall

by | July 14, 2015

Last week, a U.S district judge ordered that depositions given by Bill Cosby in a 2005 lawsuit [...]

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Symbolic Gestures Distracting from Black Community’s Key Issues

by | July 6, 2015

Many times such nominal gestures wind up having insufficient funds when it’s time to cash the [...]

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Dylann Roof is a Racist and Terrorist. Period.

by | June 22, 2015

The sad and sobering truth is that this is hardly the first time that a Black church has been t [...]

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Rachel Dolezal and White Privilege

by | June 16, 2015

Virtually all segments of the media—liberal, conservative, alternative, mainstream—have bee [...]

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