The History and Future of Black Studies at Queen’s

The Sixties: A Conversation

Jan 30, 2023

Join Milka Njoroge, Yaniya Lee, and Katherine McKittrick for a conversation about the incomplete and urgent worlds initiated during what Sylvia Wynter calls “The Sixties.” We will be thinking about books, designs, stories, and the connections between unspeakable beauty and freedo

Black Studies Reading Group with Abdul Alkalimat

Jun 08, 2022

Scholars discuss the history and future of Black Studies with Professor Abdul Alkalimat.

CBC News article about Black Studies programs

Jenna Benchetrit, CBC News - Oct 31, 2021

"I think of this as long work rather than recent work," McKittrick said. "What Black scholars and activists have taught us, over time, is that the Black Canadian experience provides a meaningful window into how we understand liberation, belonging, scholarship, activism and more."