George Lipsitz

Professor Emeritus

Office Location

South Hall, Room 3704


George Lipsitz studies social movements, urban culture, and inequality. His books include MIDNIGHT AT THE BARRELHOUSEFOOTSTEPS IN THE DARKTHE POSSESSIVE INVESTMENT IN WHITENESSA LIFE IN THE STRUGGLE, and TIME PASSAGES. Lipsitz serves as chairman of the board of directors of the African American Policy Forum and is a member of the board of directors of the National Fair Housing Alliance. He received his Ph.D in history at the University of Wisconsin.