Join Us for Faculty Conversations

Mon, October 10, 2011
Matt Richardson, Héctor Domínguez Ruvalcaba, Omi Osun Joni Jones, and Tasha Philpot
Matt Richardson, Héctor Domínguez Ruvalcaba, Omi Osun Joni Jones, and Tasha Philpot

A collaborative series from the Center for Women's & Gender Studies Embrey Women's Human Rights Initiative, the Department of African and African Diaspora Studies, and the Warfield Center for African and African American Studies. This series generates cross-disciplinary dialogues among different approaches to issues in African Diaspora Studies, critical race studies, feminist studies, and a broadly-imagined women's human rights framework as gender and racial justice.

 
I.  In conversation October 18, Tuesday


Matt Richardson, Department of English, African and African Diaspora Studies, Center for Women's & Gender Studies, on

“Erasing Desire: Precious and Queer Absence.”

and

Héctor Domínguez Ruvalcaba, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, on

"Understanding Victimization in Ciudad Juarez Today: From feminicidios to juvenicidios"


12:00-1:00pm, Gebauer 4th Floor Conference Room, to the left off the elevator or stairs (http://www.utexas.edu/maps/main/buildings/geb.html)

 
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II.  In conversation November 9, Wednesday


Omi Osun Joni Jones, Department of African and African Diaspora Studies, on

"Jazz Aesthetics:  The Blue Note in Black Theatre"

and

Tasha Philpot, Department of Government, on

“Constrained Conservatism: The Impact of Group Consciousness on Black Ideology”

 
12:00-1:00pm, Gebauer 3rd Floor Conference Room, to the right off the elevator or stairs (http://www.utexas.edu/maps/main/buildings/geb.html)

 

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