Department News

Kingston Book Launches: Celebrate new books and research in Black Studies

Kingston Book Launches: Celebrate new books and research in Black Studies

Black Studies Inauguration: Celebrate the launch of the Black Studies Program

Black Studies Inauguration: Celebrate the launch of the Black Studies Program

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 Histories/Black Futures in Gender Studies and Black Studies 2023

Jan 25, 2023

For this Black History/Black Futures Month Katherine McKittrick and Kendall Witaszek asked Bianca Beauchemin, Channon Oyeniran, Leeza James, Timothy Yanick Hunter, and Nataleah Hunter-Young what they are reading, listening to, and moving to.

Gender Matters Speaker Series: Aysegul Kayagil

Jan 11, 2023

Aysegul Kayagil will be presenting the talk: "Race in the Making of Hegemonic Turkishness."

Fall 2022 Newsletter

Dec 19, 2022

This issue announces an Alumni Survey, spotlights Black Studies, celebrates our Fall MA graduates, and provides faculty, staff, alumni updates, and more.

Gender Matters Speaker Series: Natasha Henry-Dixon

Nov 16, 2022

Natasha Henry-Dixon will be presenting the talk: "One Too Many: The Lives and Experiences of the Enslaved in Upper Canada."

Graduate Studies Open House!

Come and socialize and ask all your questions about funding, courses, and more! - Nov 15, 2022

Join us for refreshments and to ask all your questions about funding, courses, deadlines, and anything you wish!

Black Studies Inauguration and Kingston Book Launches

Oct 05, 2022

Two events at the Agnes Etherington will launch the outstanding scholarship of the Black Studies Program at Queen's University.

Solidarity with those who continue to challenge and resist the violence of colonialism

Sep 23, 2022

The Department of Gender Studies at Queen’s University stands in solidarity with those who have experienced the violence of British colonialism around the world, and with those who are being attacked for speaking out against it.

Hear what you’ve been missing: The Black Studies Podcast

Sep 16, 2022

The official podcast of the Black Studies Program brings together scholars, activists and artists to discuss creative and collaborative knowledge-making.

What’s Going On? Unveiling the Black Studies Visual Identity

The Black Studies Program Group (Taylor Cenac, Katherine McKittrick and Daniel McNeil) - Sep 13, 2022

In this case, we are thrilled to share the new visual identity for the Black Studies Program developed by Mam'gobozi Design Factory, a South African-based design studio co-founded by the award-winning designers Nontokozo Tshabalala and Osmond Tshuma.