Making Sense of the Madness: Race, Racism, and Politics in the Age of Obama


Presented by Hasan Kwame Jeffries, Assoc. Professor of History, The Ohio State University on January 25, 2016 to the Clio Society.

The Clio Society consists of friends of the History Department at The Ohio State University. Some of them are current and former students of the university; some earned degrees in history; others are current and former faculty members of the department; some have an interest in the History Department and its continued growth in excellence; and all love to read and talk about history. They range in ages from 18 to 88 and from history specialists to business people, lawyers, and other professionals who never lost their interest in history. To learn more about the Clio Society, please visit