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Intimacies and Assemblages

Thursday, April 2, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Gowen Room

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Friday, Thursday, April 2, 2015, 5pm, Gowen Room

New Directions Symposium with:

  • Tiffany Barber, PHD Candidate, Visual & Cultural Studies

“An Anxiety of Inheritance”

  • Erin Pearson, FDI Postdoctoral Fellow

“The (In)accessibility of Slavery: Productive Ambiguity in Arna Bontemps and Kara Walker”

  • Adela Amaral, FDI Predoctoral Fellow

“Rethinking Maroons and their Communities”

  • Dior Konate, South Carolina State University

‘The Firing Squad and the Guillotine; Crimes, Capital Punishment, and Executions in Colonial Senegal”

Discussion on Jeffrey McCune’s book “Black Masculinity and the Politics of Passing