Schedule

Winter 2018

  • disciplinary conversations
    • Wednesday, January 31st ⏐ 4:00 pm ⏐ DHI Conference Room, Voorhies 228: Racial Capitalism and Performance Studies, Patricia Ybarra (Brown University) & Jon Rossini (Theater and Dance, UC Davis)
  •  works-in-progress series
    • Wednesday, February 7th  4:00 pm Voorhies 126: “Dispossession by Administration: The Open Secret of Racial Capitalist Violence,” Jodi Melamed (Marquette University)
  • reading group meeting
    • Tuesday, February 20th 4:00 pm Voorhies 126: “Racial Capitalism and History”: Reading special issue of Boston Review “Race Capitalism Justice”
  • special event
    • Wednesday, February 28th 4:00 pm Student Community Center, MPR: Walter Johnson, Robin Kelley & Lisa Lowe in Conversation
  • Research Forum
    • Wednesday, March 7th 4:00 pm ⏐ How is your project related to racial capitalism?

Fall 2017

  • introductory meeting
    • Wednesday, October 4th, 4 pm, 126 Voorhies Hall: What Is Racial Capitalism? Reflections on Cedric Robinson’s Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition
    • Wine/Cheese reception to follow
  • works-in-progress series
    • Wednesday, October 18th, 4 pm, 126 Voorhies Hall: Zenia Kish (Stanford University) “Data Farming: Seeding a ‘Data Revolution’ in African Agriculture”
  • special event
    • Wednesday, October 25th, 4 pm, Manetti Shrem Museum: Assembly and Riot: Michael Hardt and Joshua Clover in conversation
  • disciplinary conversations
    • Wednesday, November 1, 4 pm, DHI Conference Room (228 Voorhies): Racial Capitalism and Literary Studies: Adrienne Brown (University of Chicago) and Mark Jerng (UC Davis)
  • disciplinary conversations
    • Tuesday, November 14, 4 pm, 126 Voorhies: Racial Capitalism and U.S. Empire: Javier Arbona (American Studies), Ofelia Cuevas (Chicano/a Studies), Anjali Nath (American Studies)
  • works-in-progress series
    • Wednesday, November 29th, 4 pm, 126 Voorhies Hall: “The Colonial and Racial Nature of Extractive Capitalism” Alyosha Goldstein (University of New Mexico)