african and african diaspora studies
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Works-In-Progress Lecture Series
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Zine Magubane, Associate Professor of Sociology, Boston College
"A Critique of the Theory of Color Blind Racism"
Lyons Hal 301E at Noon
New Directions in African Diaspora Studies
Tuesday, 27 September, 4:30-6:00 p.m., Devlin 101
Professor Andreanna Clay, Department of Sociology, San Francisco State University
" 'Hell You Talmbout?': Black Lives, Black Resistance and Hip-Hop."
This talk examines the response of hip-hop communities to current movements such as Black Lives Matter.
Thursday, 27 October, 4:30-6:00 p.m., Devlin 101
Professor Tamura Lomax
"Imagining Black Resistance in the House that Slavery Built"
This talk explores the possibilities of black resistance in the neo-colonial neo-liberalist digital age where the market, ranking, strangeness, expendability, orphanage, loss, discipline, and commodification are not solely problems "out there" in the world but "in here" in academic institutions.