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MEMSA Race Reading Group

Tuesday, February 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom Meeting, Online + Google Map

For the final winter quarter meeting of the MEMSA premodern race reading group, discussion centers on Sylvia Wynter’s Unsettling the Coloniality of Being/Power/Truth/Freedom: Towards the Human, After Man, Its Overrepresentation– An Argument.”

UCLA graduate students and faculty from all departments and all participatory levels are welcome to join the discussion, whether you want to contribute to the conversation or just listen in. Please read these meeting ground rules prior to attendance. This is a laid back group so come, discuss and hang out!

Please write memsa.ucla@gmail.com to get the link to a PDF of the text.

The meeting will be held Tuesday, February 15 from 12-1 pm PT on Zoom.

Register here

Interested in getting the conversation going by opening with a 5 minute or so presentation or commentary on the reading? Let us know by emailing memsa.ucla@gmail.com

The MEMSA Race Reading Group is organized by the officers of the Medieval and Early Modern Graduate Student Association: Richard Ibarra (History), Stefanie Matabang (Comparative Literature) and Chase Caldwell Smith (History). This reading group is meant to be a forum to discuss ideas of premodern race with the UCLA grad student and faculty community.

Questions or comments? Contact memsa.ucla@gmail.com.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, February 15
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Zoom Meeting
Online

Organizer

CMRS Center for Early Global Studies