Mellon Borders Initiative – keynote event, Feb. 5, 12:00


[category, uc davis events]

Mellon Initiative in Comparative Border Studies presents
a dialogue on this year’s themes:
"Human Rights, Citizenship, Racialized Belonging"

Walter Mignolo (Duke University)
"What Does It Mean to Be Human in Western Civilization: A Decolonial Take"
Engin Isin (Open University)
"Doing Global Justice: How Activists Perform Rights Across Borders"

Friday, February 5
12:00-3:00 (dialogue followed by reception)
107 Arts Annex

event is free and open to the public
for more information, see:

event will be streamed live on twitter: @MellonCBS

cosponsored by Social Science Research Council

Feb52016 1.40.00 PM.pdf