Department of Gender Studies

Department of Gender Studies
Department of Gender Studies

Gender Matters Speaker Series

"Imagining Black Studies at Queen's"

A Conversation with Beverley Mullings, Stephanie Simpson, Barrington Walker, Asha Varadharajan and Katherine McKittrick

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Mac-Corry D326

The field of black studies is a complex field, understanding blackness as relational and situating black activist and intellectual life as intimately connected to a range of nonblack radical struggles. This conversation has two orienting questions: What is black studies? And can we imagine black studies at Queen’s University? Please join us for brief papers and an open discussion about the possibilities and limitations of black studies….!