Unsettlement and Decolonization: New Directions

Friday, February 14

Time: 8:30AM-5:45PM

Location: Heyman Center, Common Room

Plenary Speakers:

Kevin Bruyneel (Politics, Babson College).

Jodi A. Byrd (English and American Indian Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

Mark Rifkin (English and Women's and Gender Studies, University of North Carolina at Greensboro).

Dale Turner (Government and Native American Studies, Dartmouth College)

Respondents: Elizabeth Povinelli (Columbia University), Audra Simpson (Columbia University)

Presenters: Phanuel Antwi (St Mary's University), Hadeel Assali(Columbia University), Bruno Cornellier (University of Winnipeg), Melissa Forbis (SUNY Stonybrook), Shiri Pasternak (Columbia University), Mezna Qato (Columbia University).

And featuring artist Stephen Paul Jackson (presenting as Stron Softi) and filmmaker Hadeel Assali presenting on their creative work.


This conference is organized by Dr. Michael R. Griffiths

Institute for Comparative Literature and Society, Columbia University.