Current Member

Dorian Bell

Affiliation
Social Science
Field of Study
Critical Race Studies, Literature
Home Institution
University of California, Santa Cruz

Dorian Bell’s book project examines how contemporary upheavals like migration and populism are reconfiguring racisms in Europe, the United States, and South Africa. It also explores how social media is inducing us to rethink the relationship between structural racism and individual prejudice.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Social Science
9/2018current
Degrees
University of Pennsylvania Ph.D., 2008
Honors
Mellon Foundation grant for first book, Globalizing Race (Modern Language Initiative) 2017
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship 2011
Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, Stanford University 2008
Appointments
University of California, Santa Cruz 2015 Associate Professor of Literature and Jewish Studies