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Race, Empire, Power and the Colour Line in International Politics (City University, London)

December 9, 2015

Race, Empire, Power and the Colour-line in International Politics Seminar

This seminar is designed to present an opening salvo in an on-going series of events to debate the theoretical and empirical parameters of the racial, imperialist and power dynamics of the historical and contemporary domestic and global colour-line.

Dr Mark Ledwidge, Canterbury Christ Church University “African Americans’ Colonialism and White Power”
Professor Ronen Palan, City University London “Institutional Legacies and Empires”
Professor Robert Vitalis, University of Pennsylvania “White World Order, Black Power Politics”
Wednesday 9th December 2015, 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm in A110, College Building http://www.city.ac.uk/events/2015/december/race,-empire,-power-and-the-colour-line-in-international-politics

Keynote Lecture Dr Robert Vitalis, University of Pennsylvania Author of “White World Order, Black Power Politics.
The Birth of American International Relations” (Cornell University Press, 2015) Wednesday 9th December 2015, 5.30 pm – 7.00 pm in A130, College Building followed by Wine Reception, Great Hall Foyer http://www.city.ac.uk/events/2015/december/race-empire-power-and-the-colour-line-in-international-politics-keynote-lecture

All Welcome. Free to attend, but please register your place(s).


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