Show/hide main menu

Events

Research Seminar in SPLAS

Location
VWB 4.38
Category
Conference/Seminar
When
25/10/2017 (12:15-13:45)
Contact

Please contact Dr Federico Bonaddio if you have any queries.

Description

Lázaro Lima (University of Richmond, Virginia), "Latino Studies, Identity Claims, and the Closing of the Democratic Commons in the Neoliberal University”

This seminar paper considers the contradictions that emerge when bodies of knowledge are confounded with racialized bodies in the U.S. academy at the dawning of a new civil rights era instantiated by the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement, and the Brown Commons Project (BCP). In doing so, this talk considers how the field of Latino studies, as a latecomer to academic institutionalization, might reformulate the conditions under which the inclusion of endangered knowledge, and endangered bodies, is either granted or denied in the neoliberal university.

Part of the Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Studies research seminar series 2017/18

 

 

Event Highlights:

Sorry, there are no current events
Sitemap Site help Terms and conditions  Privacy policy  Accessibility  Modern slavery statement  Contact us

© 2018 King's College London | Strand | London WC2R 2LS | England | United Kingdom | Tel +44 (0)20 7836 5454