Eli Anderson receives prestigious Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award

Elijah Anderson

Eli Anderson has been awarded the Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award, “given for work in the intellectual traditions of the African-American scholars W.E.B. DuBois, Oliver Cromwell Cox, Charles S. Johnson, and E. Franklin Frazier, who put “their scholarship in service to social justice, with an eye toward advancing the status of disadvantaged populations,” notes the award committee.”

View the Yale News article:  http://news.yale.edu/2013/01/25/sociologist-anderson-honored-his-scholarship-and-community-advocacy

View Eli Anderson’s faculty page at African American Studies: http://afamstudies.yale.edu/faculty/elijah-anderson

Tuesday, January 29, 2013