Conceptions of Race in Philosophy, Literature and Art Lecture Series: Philip Sloan and JH Fujimura lectures

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Wed., Aug. 25, 2010, 10:45am

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Conceptions of Race in Philosophy, Literature and Art Lecture Series at the University of King's College, Halifax, NS.

Winter 2011:

Dr. Joan Fujimura, March 22, event information here



















Fall 2010:

  • Sept. 16 Charles Mills (University of Chicago), "Race and Liberalism"
  • Sept. 21 Jack Crowley (Dalhousie University), "Picturing Race in Early Modern Europe"
  • Oct. 5 Roberta Barker (Dalhousie University), "Exoticism and the Performance of Race in Enlightenment Opera: Rameau's Les Indes Galantes"
  • Oct. 19 Peggy Heller (University of King's College), "Aryan Civilization"
  • Oct. 26 Philip Sloan (University of Notre Dame), Science, Philosophy, and Race: The Shaping of the Race Concept in the Late Enlightenment (LIVE STREAM)
  • Nov. 16 Chike Jeffers (Dalhousie University), "Three Options in Race Theory: Re-Reading Du Bois's 'The Conservation of Races'"
  • Dec. 2 Linda Alcoff (Hunter College, City University of New York), "Social Identities and the Question of 'Realism'"
  • Dec. 7 Ursula Johnson (artist, Mi'kmaq Friendship Center), Art performance/lecture

Philip Sloan Oct 26, 2010 Video Recording posted shortly.

All lectures were held at 7:00 pm, in the New Academic Building, University of King's College

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