Fall 2019 Speaker Series


See the event flier.

Refuge Beyond Reach: How Rich Democracies Repel Asylum Seekers

David FitzGerald, UC San Diego
Thursday, Sept. 12, noon-1:30 p.m.
Mergenthaler 526
Co-sponsored by the Department of Sociology

American Concentration Camps: A Teach-In

Jonathan Katz, New America Foundation
Seth Michelson, Washington & Lee University
Melisa Carolina Argañaraz, Sanctuary Streets Baltimore
Friday, Sept. 13, noon-5 p.m.
Great Hall, Levering
Co-sponsored by the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute, Latin America in a Globalizing World, Urban Landscape Humanities Initiative of Garden & Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks

Fellowship Application Workshop

Stuart Schrader
Christy Thornton
Friday, Sept. 20, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Merganthaler 366

SOLIDARITIES: Anthropology Graduate Student Conference

Friday and Saturday, Sept. 20-21
Co-sponsored by the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute, Islamic Studies, East Asian Studies, Women & Gender Studies

Rigged: The Voter Suppression Playbook Film Screening

Michael Kasino, director, 2018
October 1
Co-sponsored by Film & Media Studies

Comparative Perspectives on Free Speech and Trademarks: The U.S. Supreme Court in Matal v. Tam

Ilhyung Lee, University of Missouri Law School
Friday, Oct. 11, noon-1:30 p.m.
Mergenthaler 266
Co-sponsored by East Asian Studies

Racism, Immigration, and Populism in the Americas

Thea Riofrancos, Providence College
George Ciccariello-Maher, Decolonizing Humanities Project, College of William & Mary
Moderator: Bécquer Seguin, JHU
Monday, Oct. 14, 6-8 p.m.
Hodson 213
Co-sponsored by Latin America in a Globalizing World

Stand With Kashmir Teach-In

Hafsa Kanjwal, Lafayette College
Mona Bhan, Syracuse University
Nosheen Ali, Institute for Ecological Studies, Pakistan
Friday, Nov. 1, 2-4 p.m.
Great Hall, Levering

Living Hopkins Roundtable [Postponed until Spring]

Friday, Nov. 8, 3-5 p.m.
Great Hall, Levering

Hazel V. Carby, Imperial Intimacies: A Tale of Two Islands

Book discussion with the author
Tuesday, Nov. 19, noon-2 p.m.
Gilman 308
Co-sponsored by the Black World Seminar, Department of History