- Jones-DeWeever, who will speak at 7 p.m. in Plowden Auditorium, will discuss “We’ve Come Too Far to Turn Back Now: Black Women in the Wake of the Great Recession.”
- An accomplished scholar, writer and public speaker, Jones-DeWeever is an authority on race and gender in the American economy, poverty in urban communities, inequality of educational and economic opportunity, and issues of privilege, power and policy in the United States.
Winthrop University, "Avis Jones-DeWeever to Talk About Black Women in the Great Recession" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 37.