02/28/2017 IAS faculty member Dan Berger joins the blogging team at Black Perspectives, a project of the African American Intellectual History Society. Berger was one of 13 scholars from around the country to join the blog. He will be writing monthly pieces for Black Perspectives. His current article, "Black Genealogies of Power," looks at how Black activists have challenged racism and authoritarianism throughout history. Previously, Berger has published three other articles in Black Perspectives, examining the history of the carceral state.