The Insurgent Legacy of Evelyn Nakano Glenn

Nov 03, 2016 | - Nov 03, 2016 | 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

Multicultural Community Center, MLK Student Union Building, UC Berkeley

 

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The Insurgent Legacy of Evelyn Nakano Glenn
Thursday, November 3, 2016
12pm – 5:30pm
Multicultural Community Center, MLK, Jr. Student Union
UC Berkeley
(Location is wheelchair accessible.)
After 43 years of transformative scholarship, Center for Race Gender Founding Director, Prof. Evelyn Nakano Glenn, retired from her faculty position last spring. Prof. Nakano Glenn’s fearless writing, multifaceted approach to social justice research, and commitment to mentoring scholarly leaders across disciplines continue to impact scholars and activists around the globe. This symposium will provide an opportunity to honor Prof. Nakano Glenn’s insurgent legacy and her influential impact on race and gender scholarship. Don’t miss it!
PANELS:
Education Justice Insurgent Citizenships
Adventures in Intersectionality
Radicalizing Care Labor Justice
SPEAKERS:
Paola Bacchetta, UC Berkeley
Elsa Barkley Brown, University of Maryland
Linda Burnham, National Domestic Workers Alliance
Grace Chang, UC Santa Barbara
Kevin Escudero, Brown University
Marco Flores, UC Berkeley
Annie Fukushima, University of Utah
Priya Kandaswamy, Mills College
Sara Clarke Kaplan, UC San Diego
Elaine Kim, UC Berkeley
Nelson Maldonado-Torres, Rutgers University
Cecilia Menjívar, University of Kansas
Margaret Rhee, University of Oregon
Juana María Rodríguez, UC Berkeley
Ula Taylor, UC Berkeley
Charis Thompson, UC Berkeley
(Art by Micah Bazant)
Co-sponsored by Gender Women’s Studies, Ethnic Studies, African American Studies, Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies, and the Multicultural Community Center

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