Sociology Talk: Militarizing the Police


Oct. 26, 2020, 11:30am to 1pm

Office/Remote Location



Dr. Julian Go, Professor of Sociology at the Unviersity of Chicago, will give a talk "Militarizing the Police: Race, Empire, and the Global Color Line". Professor Go's talk will offer a historical sociology on the origins of policing through thepresent and how policing has always been connected to imperialism and racism. This is part of his new ongoing research on race, empire and militarized policing.

Admission Information

Event is open to all. For link or passcode information to this webinar, please email

Contact Information

Department of Sociology
Elizabeth Lawrence

External Sponsor

Department of Sociology