Lawyers, doctors, engineers, and bankers are among America’s most respected professionals, and most are middle-aged white men. So what are the experiences of black men who join their ranks? Adia Harvey Wingfield describes how black men in high-powered professions navigate race and gender in the workplace, and what their experiences say about our changing economy.
Read Wingfield’s brief, Constructive Steps to Further Workplace Diversity
Find her book, No More Invisible Man: Race and Gender in Men’s Work
Check out her Slate article on black men in the field of nursing