Orlando Patterson Discusses "The Cultural Matrix: Understanding Black Youth"
Sociologist Orlando Patterson goes beyond grim statistics to understand black youth in the work he edited, The Cultural Matrix. He is the recipient of the 2016 Anisfield-Wolf Lifetime Achievement Award. The awards are given for works that further our understanding of racism, and our appreciation of the rich diversity of human cultures.
Orlando Patterson, 2016 Anisfield-Wolf Lifetime Achievement Recipient, Sociologist