Honoring W.E.B. Du Bois 2012

04/24/2012 09:45 am ET | Updated Jun 24, 2012
  • Dr. Tukufu Zuberi Lasry Family Professor of Race Relations, Professor of Sociology and Africana Studies, University of Pennsylvania; host, PBS’ 'History Detectives'

The Board of Trustees at the University of Pennsylvania appointed Dr. William Edward Burghardt Du Bois Honorary Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Africana Studies on February 17th 2012. The day included three intellectual panels, an art installation, musical tribute, and a poetic tribute. This short video captures the day's activities.