Schedule

Spring 2018

  • Special Event
    • Wednesday, April 4th, 4-6 pm: Voorhies 126, Jeramy DeCristo: Gay Shame Organization
  • Disciplinary Conversations
    • Wednesday, April 18th, 4-6 pm: DHI Conference Room, Racial Capitalism and Legal Studies: Angela Harris in Conversation with Amy Kapczynski (Professor, Yale Law School) and Ahmed White (Nicholas Rosenbaum Professor of Law,University of Colorado Law School)
  • Lunchtime Roundtable on Comics and Popular Culture
    • Friday, April 27th, 12-2 pm: Voorhies 126, Darieck Scott (UC Berkeley), Desirée Martín (UC Davis) and Maria Fernanda Diaz Basteris (UC Davis)
  • Special Event
    • Thursday, May 3, 2018, 4-6 pm: SS&H Conference Room 2203, Destin Jenkins, “Bonded Metropolis: Debt, Redevelopment, and Racial Inequality in Postwar San Francisco”
  • Works-in-Progress Series
    • Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 4-6 pm: Voorhies 126, Neil Agarwal, Title TBD
  • Special Event
    • Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 4-6 pm: Voorhies 126, Colleen Lye,“Asian Socialism, Magical Realism”
  • Reading Group Discussion
    • Wednesday, May 23rd, 4-6 pm: Voorhies 126, Cedric Robinson, Anthropology of Marxism, Moderated by Seeta Chaganti

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)