New Directions in Black Radical Thought Symposium

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The New Directions in Black Radical Thought Symposium being held at the University of California, Davis on February 17, 2017 is rapidly approaching.

Schedule of Events (Symposium Location: 3201 Hart Hall):

9:15 am – 10:15 am

In Conversation with Frank Wilderson, UC Irvine

Moderator: Maxine Craig (UC Davis)

 

10:15 am – 10:30 am

Coffee/Tea Break

 

10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Panel on Black Feminist Thought, Performance, and Activism

Panelists:

Dayo Gore (UC San Diego), Brandi Catanese (UC Berkeley), Danielle Heard (UC Davis), Sarah Haughn (UC Davis)

Moderator: Kimberly Nettles-Barcelón (UC Davis)

 

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch Break

 

1:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Panel on Revolution and Transnational Blackness

Panelists:

Jemima Pierre (UCLA), Erica Edwards (UC Riverside), Jeanelle Hope (UC Davis), Génesis Lara (UC Davis)

Moderator: Justin Leroy (UC Davis)

 

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Coffee/Tea Break

 

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Keynote Address by Deborah Thomas (UPenn)

Talk Title: “What Zora Neale Hurston Gives Black Studies: Tell My Horse, Imperial Politics and Everyday Love”

Moderator: Nadia Ellis (UC Berkeley)

For more information please visit our website https://ucdblackradicalthought.wordpress.com or directly contact symposium organizers Dr. Laurie Lambert at llambert@ucdavis.edu or genlara@ucdavis.edu . We look forward to seeing you all there!