Understanding and Dismantling Privilege

An interdisciplinary journal focusing on the intersectional aspects of privilege, bridging academia and practice, highlighting activism, and offering a forum for creative introspection on issues of inequity, power and privilege.

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Call for Submissions

Thank you to all our readers, authors, and supporters! We are accepting submissions for our 2019 Spring issue. You can find more information under the ABOUT tab, and explore our prior publications under ARCHIVES!  
Posted: 2018-05-30 More...

WPC 19 is Here! Register Now


WPC: Super People & Superpowers: Prepare to be The Future of Social Justice Work! April 4th - April 7th, 2018 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Registeration information at https://www.whiteprivilegeconference.com/registration-information

Click the hyperlink "More.." to your right to view more information.

Posted: 2018-01-29 More...

2018 New Year Pledge to Support UDP


Start the New Year with a pledge to support the publication, management, and accessibility of Understanding & Dismantling Privilege through monthly donations to our primary source of funding,The Privilege Institute (TPI).

Read the description of this announcement for ways to donate or go to https://www.theprivilegeinstitute.com/donate

Posted: 2018-01-01 More...

UDP: 2017 Special Issue Now Available

As the year comes to a close, we are excited to share Our gift to you: A Special Double Issue, an international collaboration between our Journal, Understanding and Dismantling Privilege, and Brock Education: A Journal of Educational Research and Practice.  
Posted: 2017-12-27 More...

Accepting Submissions for Our 2018 Special Issue: Critical Content Analysis


The journal of Understanding & Dismantling Privilege is seeking papers on the topic of race, racial oppression, and racial privilege that utilize Critical Content Analysis (CCA) as a methodological approach to research. For more information please contact Special Issue Co-Editors Jamie Utt at uttja@email.arizona.edu  For a full description of the theme and deadlines for submission please click on the hyperlink "More..."


Posted: 2017-11-12 More...

Black Friday: #MooreWaystoGive to WPC & Privilege Institute


Every act of generosity counts, and each means even more when we give together. #GivingTuesday includes people of all races, ethnicities, religions, and backgrounds. This year consider making a meaningful donation to The Privilege Institute (TPI), this can be done by making a tax deductible donation, volunteering/sponsoring WPC, and more.

Click on this Announcement to learn more on ways to support the White Privilege Conference.

Posted: 2017-10-25 More...

Special Issue is Almost Here!

The UDP is excited to announce our Special Issue in partnership with Brock University is to be published soon. If you have not signed up to receive notifications of our publications, then please register here on our online system.  
Posted: 2017-07-26

Youth & Student Voices

Articles from young people are welcome to submit to UDP. We are an avenue for all levels of credentials and experience to publish. Our Youth & Student Voices section, is where high school students and undergraduates can submit their own written work concerning some aspect of privilege and social justice.  
Posted: 2017-05-26 More...

WPC 2017: UDP Journal Exhibit Photos


Eddie Moore, Jr., Pamela Weismen (Matrix Center Manager), and Sarah Mayer (UDP Journal Manager) at the Journal and Matrix Center Exhibit at the 2017 WPC! Thank you for everyone who came by to say "hi"

Posted: 2017-05-07 More...

Welcome to Our Newest Board Members


We want to give our appreciation to the dedication and commitment of the UDP Editorial Advisory Board members this last year. We are also pleased to welcome our incoming 2017 Editorial Advisory Board Members:

  • Tre Wentling, Colorado College
  • Paul Gorski, George Mason University
  • Stephanie Logan, University of Northern Iowa
Posted: 2017-05-02 More...
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