RITM Lecture Series

October 3, 2019: Grace Kungwon Hong (Professor of Gender Studies and Asian American Studies, UCLA), Virtual Violence: Trauma & Memory in Gina Kim’s “Dongducheun/Bloodless”

October 10, 2019: Audra Simpson (Professor of Anthropology, Columbia University), Savage States: Settler Governance in an Age of Sorrow

October 31, 2019: Jodi Melamed (Associate Professor of English, Marquette University), Operationalizing Racial Capitalism: Administrative Power and Ordinary Violence

November 14, 2019: Ruha Benjamin (Associate Professor of African American Studies, Princeton University), A New Jim Code? Race, Carceral Technoscience, and Liberatory Imagination in Everyday Life 

November 21, 2019: Kalindi Vora (Associate Professor of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, UC Davis), Inefficient Feeling: Care as Revolutionary Praxis at the End of Society

December 5, 2019: Chandan Reddy (Associate Professor of Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies, University of Washington), Convergence, Dissymetry, Duplicity: Enactments of Queer Color Critique in an Era of Administrative Violence