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Black Poetry: A Conference
Feb 16, 2019, 10:00 am

FEATURING:

Elizabeth Alexander, Camae Ayewa (Moor Mother), Jericho Brown, Mahogany L. Browne, Kwame Dawes, Toi Derricotte, Rita Dove, Camille Dungy, Cornelius Eady, Eve Ewing, Nikky Finney, Vievee Francis, Joanne V. Gabbin, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Myronn Hardy, Terrance Hayes, Tyehimba Jess, Taylor Johnson, Saeed Jones, Douglas…

Location
The Lewis Center
Public / Open To All
Living a Creative Life: A Conversation with Questlove and Imani Perry
Feb 15, 2019, 9:30 pm

Princeton University Office of the Dean of Undergraduate Students is honored to host iconic musician and author Questlove, the drummer and joint frontman for

Location
McCarter Theatre Center
Speakers
  • Alumni
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Graduate Students
  • Public / Open To All
  • Undergraduate Students
Black Poetry: A Conference
Feb 15, 2019, 10:00 am

FEATURING:

Elizabeth Alexander, Camae Ayewa (Moor Mother), Jericho Brown, Mahogany L. Browne, Kwame Dawes, Toi Derricotte, Rita Dove, Camille Dungy, Cornelius Eady, Eve Ewing, Nikky Finney, Vievee Francis, Joanne V. Gabbin, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Myronn Hardy, Terrance Hayes, Tyehimba Jess, Taylor Johnson, Saeed Jones, Douglas…

Location
The Lewis Center
Public / Open To All
Black Poetry: A Gala Reading
Feb 14, 2019, 7:00 pm

 

Black Poetry: A Gala Reading kicks off an historic three-day gathering of more than 40 black poets of different generations, geographies and aesthetics, 

Location
Matthews Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center
Public / Open To All
Simon Gikandi: On Art and Suffering
Feb 13, 2019, 4:30 pm
Old Dominion Public Lecture Series in the Humanities Council

The Humanities Council invites the campus community to join us for a new series of public lectures given by the Council’s Old Dominion Research Professors for 2018-19.

Location
010 East Pyne Hall, Princeton NJ 08544
Speaker
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Graduate Students
Faculty-Graduate Seminar Featuring Elizabeth Hinton, Harvard University
Feb 12, 2019, 4:30 pm

This Faculty-Graduate Seminar will feature Elizabeth Hinton, Associate Professor of History and of African and African American Studies at Harvard University.

This seminar explores the intersections of technology, surveillance, and inequality. While the Cambridge Analytica scandal and the rise of facial recognition…

Location
Barfield - Johnson  (201)
Speakers
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Graduate Students
  • Alumni
  • Undergraduate Students
Precarious Ph.D: Academic Labor and the Changing University
Feb 7, 2019, 5:00 pm

It is now more than two decades since academics, workers, students, and organizers first began to name the “crisis” of labor in higher education. In the years since, universities have continued to contract, reorganize, and redistribute resources in ways that have made traditional models of academic labor increasingly untenable for all but the…

Location
Barfield - Johnson (201)
Speakers
  • Alumni
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Graduate Students
  • Undergraduate Students
Race, Walls, & Capitalism: A Social History of the Border Wall
Feb 6, 2019, 12:00 pm

Today the national border wall is the highest symbol of American identity, freedom, and security. This lecture uncovers how walls and fences were the founding infrastructure of the United States that oriented and consolidated emergent ideas of race, racial hierarchies, and labor in the landscape, marking the spatial shifts of global capitalism…

Location
Seminar Room 201, Stanhope Hall
Speaker
Graduate Students
[Call For Papers] Punishing Trauma: Institutional and Individual Responses and Consequences for Children’s Adversities
Jan 25, 2019, 11:59 pm

Call for Papers 

A Conference at Columbia University in the City of New York 

Deadline January 25, 2019 at 11:59 PM 

Successful applicants will…

Location
Columbia University, NYC
Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism
Dec 6, 2018, 4:30 pm

In Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism Safiya Umoja Noble challenges the idea that search engines like Google offer an equal playing field for all forms of ideas, identities, and activities. Data discrimination is a real social problem; Noble argues that the combination of…

Location
010 East Pyne Hall, Princeton NJ 08544
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