Events


25 September 2019

On Comparative Settler Colonialisms: J. Kēhaulani Kauanui and Rana Barakat

Presented by the American Studies Program in the NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis. Co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU and NYU Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality.  Globally, settler colonialism is a present reality not confined to its violent history. The continuing impact of settler colonial practices and institutions continues ...

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27 September 2019

Sharon Tran, “Refusing Neoliberal Futures: Minor Feminism and Temporal Ecologies of Resistance”

Presented by the NYU Postcolonial, Race, and Diaspora Studies Colloquium. Co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU and the NYU Department of English. This talk, “Refusing Neoliberal Futures: Minor Feminism and Temporal Ecologies of Resistance,” considers the centrality of “Asia” and the “girl” to the production of neoliberal futures by engaging with Chang-rae Lee’s On ...

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01 October 2019

Thinking #MeToo Transnationally: Hong Kong, Taiwan, Pakistan, India, Morocco

Presented by the NYU Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality. Co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU. What does #MeToo look like beyond the boundaries of Europe and North America? This round table brings together feminist scholars and activists to discuss the different iterations of #MeToo in South Asia, East Asia, and the ...

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