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  • Meridians 20th Anniversary Reader

    This critical anthology consists of 30 of Meridians'​ most frequently cited, downloaded, and anthologized scholarly essays, activist reports, memoirs, and poems.

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  • Point of Reckoning by Theodore D. Segal

    "[A] remarkable and unforgettable story that traces the white racial foundations of Duke University while uncovering how whiteness actively resists change in the face of Black dehumanization. Segal renders the unremarkable existence of racism remarkable and painfully reveals what happens to a dream deferred—it explodes."—George Yancy

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  • Writing in Space, 1973–2019 by Lorraine O'Grady

    "Lorraine O'Grady is one of the foremost conceptual artists of the last century. Writing in Space, 1973-2019 is an indispensable contribution to our appreciation of the breadth and innovation of her singular practice."—Thelma Golden

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  • Congratulations to our 2020 CELJ award winners!

    Congratulations to Zong-qi Cai, who won the Distinguished Editor Award from the Council of Editors of Learned Journals (CELJ) this year, and to Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism, which won Best Digital Feature!

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  • Demography: A Platinum Open-Access Journal

    Now published by Duke University Press, Demography will be Open Access starting in 2021.

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