Title: “Things to be Forgetten: African American Family Histories, Silences, and the Historical Profession.” Presented by the Workshop on Imagining History, Doing Politics: The Uses and Disadvantages of the Past.
Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
Tef Poe (St. Louis, MO)
Shadia Mansour (UK/Palestine)
Himanshu "Heems" Suri (Queens, NY)
Bambu (Los Angeles, CA)
Didi Delgado (Cambridge, MA)
Sohail Daulatzai (Los Angeles, CA)
Tanzila "Taz" Ahmed (Los Angeles, CA)
Chee Malabar (New York, NY)
Cheech Forreign (Jacksonville, FL)
Full schedule coming soon
Word, Sound, Struggle will bring together African American, Arab, Muslim, and Asian diaspora hip-hop and spoken word artists who are addressing the current climate of xenophobic, anti-Muslim… Read more about Word, Sound, Struggle
Emerson Hall 210, Reception from 6-7pm in the Robinson Hall Great Space
Prerna Lal (East Bay Community Law Center) Lisa Lowe (Tufts University) Keish Kim (Harvard American Studies graduate student) Medhin Paolos (Asmarina Project, and Rete G2 Milano) Maurice Stierl (University of California, Davis) Lorgia Garcia Pena (Harvard University) – introductions and leading the discussion
Please join the Approaches to Global History seminar. We will meet to discuss Ilham Khuri-Makdisi's paper, "Al-Bustani's Arabic Encyclopedia (1870s-1880s) and the Global Production of Knowledge in the Late Ottoman Levant." Please email Aaron Bekemeyer at firstname.lastname@example.org to request the paper. All are welcome!