Inspired by legacies of anti-colonial scholarship and struggle, this lecture will draw from a number of inter-disciplinary dimensions, institutional forms, and internationalist solidarities in order to explore some urgent possibilities for people involved in postgraduate education programs in terms of theories, methodologies, and research.
Date: Monday 28th November 2022
Venue: Life Sciences Auditorium
Your host: Professor Monwabisi Ralarala, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Ruth Wilson Gilmore is Professor of Earth & Environmental Sciences and Director of the Center for Place, Culture, and Politics at the City University of New York Graduate Center. Co-founder of many grassroots organizations including the California Prison Moratorium Project, Critical Resistance, and the Central California Environmental Justice Network, Gilmore is author of the prize-winning Golden Gulag: Prisons, Surplus, Crisis, and Opposition in Globalizing California (UC Press); and Abolition Geography: Essays Towards Liberation (Verso). With Paul Gilroy she edited Stuart Hall: Selected Writings on Race and Difference (Duke).