Beyond FORTITUDE: Gregory Williams
Widely used on campuses across the country to initiate discussions of prejudice, racial identity, and the persistent issue of troublesome assumptions based on appearances, Life on the Color Line offers an emotional look at the potentially devastating impact of discrimination. Williams fought to overcome the many obstacles he was forced to face so many years ago. He has multiple earned as well as honorary degrees, has served in various prestigious academic posts, and is currently president of the City College of New York. He’s also written a book that’s impacting the way many, many people think about race.