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Black Political Thought: Dalitso Ruwe, “Human Rights, George Floyd, and the Eugenic Caricatures of Black Male Death”

When:
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Where:
Zoom
Room: Zoom
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Special Colloquium Series, 2021. Hosted by the Department of Philosophy and the Department of Political Studies. 

You must register at the links below to attend. Upon registering, a Zoom link will be provided 24 hours prior to the event.

Dr. Dalitso Ruwe: “Human Rights, George Floyd, and the Eugenic Caricatures of Black Male Death”

Dr. Dalitso Ruwe is currently a Post-Doc Fellow with the Extending New Narratives in the History of Philosophy at the University of Guelph. He is currently working on a monograph titled “Ontological Sovereignty: Black Philosophy & the Quest of Freedom in the Age of Slavery.” The monograph gives an account of the intellectual history of 17th-21st centuries Black thought on the injustices of African enslavement in the western world. Dr. Ruwe’s research focuses on the Intellectual History of Africana Philosophy, Anti-colonialism, Africana Legal History, Hip Hop Philosophy, Black Male Studies and Black Philosophies of Education. 

Contact:
Sheena Wilkinson
sheena.wilkinson@queensu.ca
Cost:
n/a
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