Urban Research Seminar
The NYU Urban Initiative presents Professor Orly Clergé in a line up of eminent international scholars for this year’s multidisciplinary Urban Research Seminar. Clergé will present a lecture titled, "The New Noir: Race, Identity, and Diaspora in Urban and Suburban New York." This event series is open to the greater NYU community in an effort to integrate NYU's faculty and students with a keen interest in cities.
Orly Clergé is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at UC-Davis and her research focuses on race and racism, migration & immigration, cities, and cultural identity. She is the award-winning author of the book The New Noir: Race, Identity & Diaspora in Black Suburbia (University of California Press, 2019).