Episode 138

Black Men's Work

July 12, 2018
  • Jobs & Workers
  • Race & Ethnicity
Professor of Sociology, Washington University in St. Louis

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.

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