American Indian Studies Program
Monday, August 28, 2017
Monday, September 4, 2017
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Taking seriously the uses of history, this talk raises questions about what can be gained by interpreting and critiquing the past in order to analyze and strategize about the present and the future. It further addresses what was lost and what was gained as a result of the invisibility of Asian American activism and the efforts to recover an Asian American radical tradition
Monday, October 30, 2017
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Race and social difference, Lowe contends, are enduring remainders of colonial processes through which “the human” is universalized and “freed” by liberal forms, while the peoples who create the conditions of possibility for that freedom are assimilated or forgotten. Lisa Lowe is Professor of English and Humanities at Tufts University.