Martial Race(s) in African History Conference University of Colorado Boulder, October 13-14, 2018
This conference presents martial race as a concept in African history, and touches on a range of topics including the construction of (ethnic/) identities, gender, race, slavery, colonialism, and so forth as you’ll see. We are bringing together scholars with a view to producing an edited volume. It’s a great mix of graduate students, junior, and senior faculty.
NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Conference papers are pre-circulated. If interested, contact Dr. Myles Osborne – email: Myles.Osborne@colorado.edu
Friday October 12th
7pm Dinner at Mateo, 1837 Pearl St. (on Pearl bet. 18th and 19th St.)
Saturday October 13th – University Memorial Center (UMC) Room 245 (corner of Broadway and Euclid Ave.)
9.15-10.15am Introduction and Welcome . . .
FULL CONFERENCE AGENDA HERE
This conference is funded by generous contributions from the University of Colorado Boulder’s Graduate Committee on the Arts and Humanities, Eugene M. Kayden endowment, Department of History, Department of Sociology, Department of Anthropology, and Department of Women and Gender Studies. Additional funding was provided by the Department of History at Vanderbilt University.
Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 8:30am
University Memorial Center (UMC), 245
1669 Euclid Avenue, Boulder, CO 80309