September 2017

September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017
“Racism, Antisemitism, and the Radical Right” conference on September 10-11, 2017 8:45am

Racism, Antisemitism, and the Radical Right” conference  on September 10-11, 2017 at the Whitney Humanities Center.

In this important gathering, scholars will share research on domestic and foreign iterations of the current far-right, racist, and/or anti-Semitic ethos. The conference features keynote lectures by Howard Winant (UC Santa Barbara) and Timothy Snyder (Yale).

September 21, 2017
Lecture by Debarati Sanyal, UC Berkeley 4:00pm

“Detention, Compassion, Attention: Framing Refugees in Recent French Films”

Romance Language Lounge, 82-90 Wall Street, 3rd Floor

Professor Debarati Sanyal’s research interests include: 19th-century literature and culture; 20th-21st century studies; postwar French and Francophone intellectual culture; Holocaust studies; transcultural memory studies; critical refugee studies

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