Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, Professor of Sociology

Eduardo Bonilla-Silva
Office Location:  259 Social Sciences
Office Phone:  (919) 660-5607
Email Address: send me a message


Ph.D.University of Wisconsin at Madison1993
M.A.University of Wisconsin at Madison1987
B.A.University of Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico)1984
Research Interests:

Currently I am working on two books entitled, Anything but Racism: How Social Analysts Limit the Significance of Race (with Gianpaolo Baiocchi and Hayward Horton) and White Logic, White Methods: Racism and Methodology (with Tukufu Zuberi). I am also working on a project entitled, "We are All Americans! The Latin Americanization of Race Relations in the USA," where I explore the changing dynamics of racial stratification in the United States.

Areas of Interest:

Racial Stratification and
Race Relations

Current Ph.D. Students  

Postdocs Mentored

Recent Publications

  1. E Bonilla-Silva, Racism without Racists (4th Edition), manual (July, 2013), pp. 384 pages, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ISBN 1442220562  [abs]
  2. AW Doane and E Bonilla-Silva, White Out: The Continuing Significance of Racism, manual (January, 2013), pp. 344 pages, Routledge, ISBN 1136064664  [abs]
  3. E Bonilla-Silva and A Ashe, The End of Racism? Colorblind-Racism and Popular Media in Post-Civil Rights America, in Colorblind Screen, edited by S Nilsen and SE Turner, manual (2013), pp. 57-82, NYU Press
  4. E Bonilla-Silva, Are the Americas ‘Sick with Racism’ or is it a Problem at the Poles? A Reply to Christina A. Sue, in Latino Identity in Contemporary America, edited by M Bulmer and J Solomos, manual (2012), Rouledge
  5. E Bonilla-Silva, The Invisisble Weight of Whiteness: The Racial Grammar of Everyday Life in America, Ethnic and Racial Studies, vol. 34 no. 12 (Accepted, 2012)