A "Common Spectacle" of the Race: The Visual Politics of Founding in the Age of Garveyism
Professor Getachew will present a short introduction to her pre-circulated paper (forthcoming); this will be followed by brief comments by Professor Jesse Hoffnung-Garkshop (University of Michigan) and audience questions.
Adom Getachew is Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Political Science and the College at the University of Chicago. She is the author of Worldmaking after Empire: The Rise and Fall of Self-Determination (PUP, 2019).
Free and open to the public. This is a remote event and will take place online via Zoom. Please register in advance here: https://umich.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_prwS5vb6R2ORRvW9taPevQ
This event is part of the Thursday Series of the Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies. It is made possible by a generous contribution from Kenneth and Frances Aftel Eisenberg.
|Building:||Off Campus Location|
|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Tags:||Africa, African American, african diaspora, History, immigration, Latin America|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies, Department of History|
The Thursday Series is the core of the institute's scholarly program, hosting distinguished guests who examine methodological, analytical, and theoretical issues in the field of history.
The Friday Series consists mostly of panel-style workshops highlighting U-M graduate students. On occasion, events may include lectures, seminars, or other programs presented by visiting scholars.
The insitute also hosts other historical programming, including lectures, film screenings, author appearances, and similar events aimed at a broader public audience.