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    Sara Rimer

    Sara Rimer A journalist for more than three decades, Sara Rimer worked at the Miami Herald, Washington Post and, for 26 years, the New York Times, where she was the New England bureau chief, and a national reporter covering education, aging, immigration, and other social justice issues. Her stories on the death penalty’s inequities were nominated for a Pulitzer Prize and cited in the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision outlawing the execution of people with intellectual disabilities. Her journalism honors include Columbia University’s Meyer Berger award for in-depth human interest reporting. She holds a BA degree in American Studies from the University of Michigan. Profile

    She can be reached at srimer@bu.edu.

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There is 1 comment on Ibram X. Kendi Awarded BU’s Andrew W. Mellon Professorship in the Humanities

  1. Dear Dr. Kendi,
    The recent murder of George Floyd and the subsequent protests have prompted me to take steps to enable me to learn about my racism. I have purchased two of your books to begin my passage and was wondering where I might turn to further explore my quest.
    Welcome to Boston and BU. I know you enjoy living here.
    My best. Stay safe and be well.

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