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Shelby Steele

5 out of 5

Expert on Race Relations

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Shelby Steele Biography

Shelby Steele is the Robert J. and Marion E. Oster Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. He specializes in the study of race relations, multiculturalism, and affirmative action. He was appointed a Hoover fellow in 1994.

Steele has written widely on race in American society and the consequences of contemporary social programs on race relations.

In 2006, Steele received the Bradley Prize for his contributions to the study of race in America. In 2004, he was awarded the National Humanities Medal. In 1991, his work on the documentary Seven Days in Bensonhurst was recognized with an Emmy Award and two awards for television documentary writing—the Writer's Guild Award and the San Francisco Film Festival Award.

Steele received the National Book Critic's Circle Award in 1990 in the general nonfiction category for his book The Content of Our Character: A New Vision of Race in America (HarperCollins, 1998). Other books by Steele include Shame: How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country (Basic Books, 2015), A Bound Man: Why We Are Excited About Obama and Why He Can't Win (Free Press, 2007), White Guilt: How Blacks and Whites Together Destroyed the Promise of the Civil Rights Era (HarperCollins, 2006) and A Dream Deferred: The Second Betrayal of Black Freedom in America (HarperCollins, 1998).

Steele has written extensively for major publications including the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. He is a contributing editor at Harper's magazine. He has also spoken before hundreds of groups and appeared on national current affairs news programs including Nightline and 60 Minutes.

Steele is a member of the National Association of Scholars, the national board of the American Academy for Liberal Education, the University Accreditation Association, and the national board at the Center for the New American Community at the Manhattan Institute.

Steele holds a PhD in English from the University of Utah, an MA in sociology from Southern Illinois University, and a BA in political science from Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Speaking Topics
  • End of Oppression

  • Government Reform: How They Divide Rather Than Unify

Videos
Books
Shame: How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country

Shame: How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country

A Bound Man: Why We Are Excited About Obama and Why He Can't Win

A Bound Man: Why We Are Excited About Obama and Why He Can't Win

White Guilt: How Blacks and Whites Together Destroyed the Promise of the Civil Rights Era

White Guilt: How Blacks and Whites Together Destroyed the Promise of the Civil Rights Era

A Dream Deferred: The Second Betrayal of Black Freedom in America

A Dream Deferred: The Second Betrayal of Black Freedom in America

The Content of Our Character: A New Vision of Race In America

The Content of Our Character: A New Vision of Race In America

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    Booking fees for Shelby Steele, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Shelby Steele, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
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Shelby Steele

5 out of 5

Expert on Race Relations

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Shelby Steele Biography

Shelby Steele is the Robert J. and Marion E. Oster Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. He specializes in the study of race relations, multiculturalism, and affirmative action. He was appointed a Hoover fellow in 1994.

Steele has written widely on race in American society and the consequences of contemporary social programs on race relations.

In 2006, Steele received the Bradley Prize for his contributions to the study of race in America. In 2004, he was awarded the National Humanities Medal. In 1991, his work on the documentary Seven Days in Bensonhurst was recognized with an Emmy Award and two awards for television documentary writing—the Writer's Guild Award and the San Francisco Film Festival Award.

Steele received the National Book Critic's Circle Award in 1990 in the general nonfiction category for his book The Content of Our Character: A New Vision of Race in America (HarperCollins, 1998). Other books by Steele include Shame: How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country (Basic Books, 2015), A Bound Man: Why We Are Excited About Obama and Why He Can't Win (Free Press, 2007), White Guilt: How Blacks and Whites Together Destroyed the Promise of the Civil Rights Era (HarperCollins, 2006) and A Dream Deferred: The Second Betrayal of Black Freedom in America (HarperCollins, 1998).

Steele has written extensively for major publications including the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. He is a contributing editor at Harper's magazine. He has also spoken before hundreds of groups and appeared on national current affairs news programs including Nightline and 60 Minutes.

Steele is a member of the National Association of Scholars, the national board of the American Academy for Liberal Education, the University Accreditation Association, and the national board at the Center for the New American Community at the Manhattan Institute.

Steele holds a PhD in English from the University of Utah, an MA in sociology from Southern Illinois University, and a BA in political science from Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Shelby Steele Speaking Topics

  • End of Oppression

  • Government Reform: How They Divide Rather Than Unify

Shelby Steele Videos

  • Shelby Steele on the Implications of Michael Brown's Tragic Death ...
    Nov 16, 2020 ... In a new documentary, Steele argues that the "story of victimization" was an attempt to "win power."------------------Subscribe to...
  • Shelby Steele: Race In America | Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing
    The Hoover Institution presents an online virtual briefing series on pressing policy issues, including health care, the economy, democratic...
  • Shelby Steele On “How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our ...
    Feb 8, 2018 ... Recorded on January 25, 2018Shelby Steele, a Hoover Institution senior fellow and author of Shame: How America's Past Sins Have...

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  • How to book Shelby Steele?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Shelby Steele for both live and virtual events for over 20 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Shelby Steele, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Shelby Steele or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Shelby Steele?

    Booking fees for Shelby Steele, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Shelby Steele, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Shelby Steele?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Shelby Steele for clients worldwide for more than 20 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Shelby Steele for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Shelby Steele or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Shelby Steele or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Shelby Steele is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as End of Oppression and Government Reform: How They Divide Rather Than Unify. The estimated speaking fee range to book Shelby Steele for your event is $20,000 - $30,000. Shelby Steele generally travels from and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Claude Steele, William Julius Wilson, Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, Clayborne Carson and Bobby Seale. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Shelby Steele for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Shelby Steele Speaking Topics

  • End of Oppression

  • Government Reform: How They Divide Rather Than Unify

Shelby Steele Speaker Videos

  • Shelby Steele on the Implications of Michael Brown's Tragic Death ...
    Nov 16, 2020 ... In a new documentary, Steele argues that the "story of victimization" was an attempt to "win power."------------------Subscribe to our YouTube ...
    Shelby Steele: Race In America | Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing
    The Hoover Institution presents an online virtual briefing series on pressing policy issues, including health care, the economy, democratic governance, and national security. Briefings will include...
  • Shelby Steele On “How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our ...
    Feb 8, 2018 ... Recorded on January 25, 2018Shelby Steele, a Hoover Institution senior fellow and author of Shame: How America's Past Sins Have Polarized ...
    Shelby Steele – Modern Liberalism and America's Racial Divide ...
    Nov 3, 2017 ... A Russel Kirk Lecture at The Heritage Foundation's B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics ~ Today's racial divide has far more to ...
  • Shelby Steele | Is White Guilt Destroying the Promise of Civil Rights ...
    Nov 25, 2014 ... In the 1960s, civil rights victories dealt a blow to racial discrimination, and yet 40 years later many blacks remain left behind. Has affirmative ...
    Shelby Steele - Race and the Obama Campaign

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

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