Diplomacy in the Undercommons, or the Speculative Politics of Solidarity
How do we understand relations between Black and Indigenous political formations and movements? What impasses arise in thinking about them together? This paper suggests how speculation offers conceptual and ethical resources for engaging these questions. Mark Rifkin is a professor of English at UNC Greensboro and is the author of Beyond Settler Time: Temporal Sovereignty and Indigenous Self-Determination.
This event is sponsored by the New England Humanities Consortium, and is presented as part of NEHC's "Time's Up: What Now?" lecture series.
Sponsored by the New England Humanities Consortium.
Mar 11, 4:30 PMDiasporic Tradition as Curatorial Practice
Newhouse Fellow Nazan Bedirhanoglu reflects on the use of symbols and narratives as building blocks of the Kurdish diasporic identity and share insights about her field research on the Kurdish diaspora in the United States.Event Date:Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 4:30pm
Jan 28, 4:30 PM