RACETALKS INITIATIVES is a research and public education project initiated by Harvard Law School Professor Lani Guinier and Columbia Law School Professor Susan Sturm. Racetalks is an ongoing interdisciplinary project that seeks to develop new paradigms for linking racial and gender justice to the project of building more inclusive institutions. Racetalks is currently being funded through the University of Pennsylvania by grants from the Mott and Ford Foundations.


Miners Canary: This site offers writings, research links and more information related to The Miner's Canary (Harvard Press 2002).

Critical Perspectives: Professors Guinier and Sturm designed this class, while at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, to explore legal issues from the perspectives of race, gender, and sexuality.