When: Thursday, April 11th 2019 | 03:00 pm – 04:30 pm
Where: AMS Student Nest, 6133 University Blvd. UBC Campus
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
Join us for an evening with
Patricia Hill Collins
“Black Feminism and Anti-Black Racism: Challenges and New Directions”
Thursday, April 11th 2019
AMS Student Nest, 6133 University Blvd. UBC Campus
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1 See in Google Maps See in Google Maps
Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/345438509422838/
UBC Students are additionally invited to attend an intimate student forum with Patricia Hill Collins:
Wednesday, April 10th 2019, 3:00-4:30 PM, AMS Student Nest Room 2311
Patricia Hill Collins is Distinguished Professor Emerita of Sociology at the University of Maryland, College Park and Charles Phelps Taft Professor Emerita of Sociology within the Department of African American Studies at the University of Cincinnati. She is an award-winning author whose many books include Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness and the Politics of Empowerment (1990, 2000), as well as Black Sexual Politics: African Americans, Gender, and the New Racism (2004), Another Kind of Public Education: Race, Schools, the Media, and Democratic Possibilities (2009); and her co-authored book with Sirma Bilge, Intersectionality (2016). Professor Collins’ forthcoming book, Intersectionality as Critical Social Theory, is scheduled to be published by Duke University Press in 2019. In 2017 she was the recipient of ASA’s William E. B. Du Bois Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award and in 2018 the Association of Black Sociologists awarded her the Joseph “Sandy” Himes Award for Lifetime Scholarship.
This event is part of the David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education Lecture Series (Faculty of Education) and co-sponsored by The Department of Philosophy, The Department of Political Science, and The Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice.