4/12 Race & Sports
4/19 Race & Music
4/26 Origins of The N Word and Its Modern Use
Albert Cook has been a member of the Social Studies Department at New Paltz High School for 23 years, where he currently teaches World History, AP American History, and Black History. Mr. Cook is also an instructor in the Urban Education Initiative at Vassar College, where he’s co-taught classes on the Legacy of Dr. King, the History of Black Voter Disenfranchisement, and the History and Legacy of Mass Incarceration. He has lectured throughout the region on issues surrounding the history of African Cultures and the development of Race and Racism in North America
To preview some of the material that will be covered in these classes, we recommend you check out Albert Cook’s recently archived appearances on Radio Kingston!