Us, them, or US?


You are invited to attend an upcoming talk by David Berreby, author of the book, “Us and Them: Understanding Your Tribal Mind.” David Berreby is an award-winning independent science writer and researcher. Mr. Berreby received his B.A. in English at Yale University in 1981.

David has worked as an Editor for the City University of New York, Associate Editor for The Sciences at the New York Academy of Sciences, as well as a Freelancer for Discover Magazine. In 1995 David became Science Writing Fellow at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. His writing has appeared in the National Geographic, New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, Smithsonian, The New Republic, Slate, Lingua Franca, and many other publications

David Berreby’s book, Us and Them: The Science of Identity (under its previous name Us and Them: Understanding Your Tribal Mind) won the 2006 Erving Goffman Award for Outstanding Scholarship from the Media Ecology Association.

David Berreby will be speaking in Krannert G002 on November 11th at 12:30 p.m. All are welcome. Note: Part of the OL 454 Course: Gender and Diversity Speaker Series. Inquiries can be sent to: Professor Beverly Davis:

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