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Works In Progress Lecture Series

showcasing the research and writing of aads core and affiliate faculty

AADS 2015-2016 Works-in-Progress Lecture Series

ALL PRESENTATIONS ARE SCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAYS, 12:00PM, LYONS HALL 301 CONFERENCE ROOM (UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED)

 

Upcoming Events

Fall 2015

October 7

Regine Jean-Charles, Associate Professor of RLL and AADS, Boston College

"A Border Between Geographies of Grief: Mapping the Border Tensions Between Haiti and the Dominican Republic"

 

November 4                 

Adam Lewis, Assistant Professor of English, Boston College

 "The Liberia Herald’s Transatlantic Exchanges"

 

Spring 2016

February 17                 

Tyesha Maddox, AADS 2015-2016 Dissertation Fellow

Department of History, New York University

"From Invisible to Immigrants: Political Activism and the Construction of Caribbean American Identity, 1890–1940"

 

March 2           

Rhonda Frederick, Associate Professor of English and AADS, Boston College

"Re-Imagining Misogynoir: Halo Hopkinson's 'A Habit of Waste'"

 

April 13                       

Burleigh Hendrickson, Post-doctoral Fellow in History, Boston College

"Servants of Imperialism, the Student Movement, and 1968 in Dakar"