News & Announcements Archive

4th Annual Living “Hopkins” Roundtable

The Program in Racism, Immigration and Citizenship and the Program in Women, Gender and Sexuality present… Living “Hopkins” in Baltimore: An Immigrant City April 28th, 4pm-6pm Nolan Room, Gilman 132 We invite you to join us for an informal roundtable discussion on the intersections of race, gender, migration, and citizenship in Baltimore city. Some of […]


Spring 2017 Speaker Series

Tuesday, April 25, 4-6pm, Mergenthaler 426 “Stranger friendships: Solidarity and subterfuge in the Palestinian camps in Lebanon” Diana Allan McGill University Download a PDF version of the poster here.


Spring 2017 Speaker Series

Wednesday, April 12, 4-6pm, Mergenthaler 426 “Civil War and the Amity of Kinship: Peacemaking in Jeju Island” Heonik Kwon Cambridge University Download a PDF version of the poster here.


Spring 2017 Speaker Series

Wednesday, March 15, 4-6pm, Mergenthaler 426 “Civil War and the Amity of Kinship: Peacemaking in Jeju Island” Heonik Kwon Cambridge University


6th Annual Graduate Conference

The 6th Annual RIC Graduate Student Conference entitled “A Time and a Place: Race and Racism in Comparative Perspective” will take place on Thursday, March 2, 2017 & Friday, March 3, 2017. Download the conference poster and schedule here. For more details, please visit our Graduate Conference page.


Spring 2017 Speaker Series

Wednesday, March 1, 4-6pm, Mergenthaler 426 “The Grammar of Racialization” Didier Fassin Institute of Advanced Studies, Princeton University  


Spring 2017 Speaker Series

Wednesday, February 22, 5-7pm Mergenthaler 111 “Sovereignty, Sexuality and the Will to/of Trump” Cynthia Weber University of Sussex  


“Dismantling a Racialized Baltimore” Student Working Group – Dec 2nd, 5:30-6:45pm

Last Spring, the Living Hopkins in Baltimore roundtable spurred important conversations around the university’s impact on the city, the political significance of Hopkins, and how Hopkins-driven gentrification is shaping the city. The conversation touched on broader political questions concerning gentrification, neoliberalism and how urban politics intersect with racial inequality. Since students have enthusiastically expressed interest […]


Call for Papers Submissions Due December 1st

The Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship (RIC) Program will host the sixth annual graduate student conference exploring questions of racism and racial formation in comparative perspective. Graduate students are encouraged to submit proposals (250-500 words) to present works in progress detailing their research on racial inequality, racial representations, institutional racism, migration, and their links to other […]