Spring 2018 Speaker Series

Marginality

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“Between Nativity and Diaspora: Multiculturalism and Exclusion in a Post-Racial Era”

Nicole Thornton
Johns Hopkins University, Political Science
Thursday, March 8, 4:15-5:45 p.m.
Mergenthaler 366
Cosponsored with the Department of Political Science

“The Transpacific Western: Indigeneity, Law, Race and Violence in the Frontiers of the U.S. and Japan”

Takashi Fujitani
University of Toronto, History
Monday, March 12, noon-1:30 p.m.
Mergenthaler 526
Cosponsored with the Department of East Asian Studies

“Drugs, Politics, and Pariahs: Or How to Think About Race & Harm Reduction in an Opioid Epidemic”

Samuel K. Roberts, Jr.
Columbia University, History
Monday, March 12, 3-4 p.m.
East Reading Room, Welch Library, Johns Hopkins Medical School Campus
Cosponsored with the Department of the History of Medicine

“Fugitive Democracy, Transformative Sanctuary and the Radical Reformation of Political Space in an Age of Displacement”

Romand Coles
Australian Catholic University, Institute for Social Justice
Thursday, April 5, 4:15-5:45 p.m.
Mergenthaler 366
Cosponsored with the Department of Political Science

“Afterlives of Empire: A Symposium on History, Family, and Fiction in Min Jin Lee’s Pachinko

Min Jin Lee, University of Iowa
Alyssa Park, University of Iowa
Jenny Wang Medina, Rutgers University
Yumi Kim, Johns Hopkins University
Erin Chung, Johns Hopkins University
Thursday, April 12, 1:30-4 p.m.
Charles Commons Salon A
Cosponsored with the Department of East Asian Studies

“(Re)Conceptualizing Displacement”

RIC’s Seventh Annual Graduate Student Conference
Friday, April 13 – Saturday, April 14
Location TBD

“Political Insulation and the Comparative Politics of immigration: A Theoretical Framework”

Antje Ellermann
University of British Columbia, Political Science
Thursday, May 3, 4:15-5:45 p.m.
Mergenthaler 366
Cosponsored with the Department of Political Science