Events

The Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship Program

presents:

The 2014-2015 Colloquium Series

 Money, Migration, and the Metropolis

 Click here to download the 2014-2015 events poster as a PDF

Spring 2015

Tuesday, February 10

Time and Location Change: Now at 12-1:30pm in Mergenthaler 266

 Ryan Calder, Department of Sociology, JHU

“Islamic finance in Dubai and Kuala Lumpur: State, Shariah, and Capital in Two Cities”

Co-sponsored by the Department of Sociology and the Program in Islamic Studies

 

 

Tuesday, March 3, 4:15 – 6pm, Gilman 308, History Seminar Room

 Donna Murch, Department of History, Rutgers University

“The Political Economy of the Drug Wars in Late Twentieth Century Los Angeles”

Co-sponsored by the Center for Africana Studies

 

 

Tuesday, March 31, 4:15 – 6pm, Gilman 308, History Seminar Room

 Robert Blunt, Department of Religion, Lafayette College

“Promissory Acts and Promissory Notes: Money, Gender, and Gerontocracy in Postcolonial Kenya.”

Co-sponsored by the Center for Africana Studies

 

 

Friday April 3, 3:30 to 6:00 pm, in Gilman 130D:

New Directions in 20th-Century Histories of Sub-Saharan Africa: A Roundtable Discussion of Frederick Cooper’s Citizenship between Empire and Nation: Remaking France and French Africa, 1945-1960 (2014). More details on the Cooper Roundtable here.

Co-Sponsored by the The Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship (RIC) Program, The Center for Africana Studies (CAS), the History Department, and the Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

 April 7: Deadline for Submissions to our Annual Graduate Student Conference on Race and Racism in Comparative Perspective. Download a pdf of the Call for Papers here.

 

 

 

3rd Annual Lecture:

Race, the South, and the Greater Atlantic World

Tuesday, April 7, 4:15 – 6pm, Gilman 308, History Seminar Room

 Perla Guerrero, Dept. of American Studies and Program on U.S. Latina/o Studies, University of Maryland

“New South to Nuevo South: Plantation Power and the Reformulation of Racial Difference for Economic Gains”

Co-sponsored by the Programs in Latin American Studies and East Asian Studies and the Department of History

 

 

 

Fourth Annual Graduate Student Conference:

“A Time and a Place: Race and Racism in Comparative Perspective”

Friday, May 1 – location TBA

Co-sponsored by the Program in Latin American Studies, the Center for Africana Studies, and the Departments of History and Political Science

 

 

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