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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.

“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 […]

Third Annual Lecture: Race, the South, and the Greater Atlantic World with Perla Guerrero

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 […]