ER&M & RITM Organized/Co-Organized Events
Monday, April 12, 2021, 12:00pm ET. Radical Wellness: Reimagining Health Through a Black Liberation Lens. A conversation with Ericka Hart and Da’Shaun Harrison. Moderated by Ronica Mukerjee.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021, 7:00pm ET.
Teaching Indigenous Studies: a Critical Introduction & Conversation for CT K-12 Teachers. Featuring Sandy Grande (Quechua), Professor of Political Science & Native Studies, UConn. endawnis Spears (Diné/ Ojibwe/ Chickasaw/ Choctaw), The Akomawt Educational Initiative. Beth Regan, Long-time teacher at Tolland HS & Vice Chairwoman and Justice, Mohegan Tribal Council of Elders. Shaquanna Sebastian, Youth Council Advisor, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. Phyllip Thomas, Youth Council Chairman, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation.
Wednesday, March 17, 2021, 2:00pm ET. Unearthing Slave Narratives: A Discussion on Creating Archives of the Disenfranchised. Research discussion with Dr. Nicole Aljoe.
Tuesday, March 2, 2021, 2:00pm ET. “Seeing the Unseen: A Critical Examination of the World of Archives.” A lecture by Ashleigh D. Coren as part of the “Decolonizing the Archive.”
Monday, February 22, 2021, 12:00pm ET. Hyper Education: Why Good Schools, Good Grades, and Good Behavior Are Not Enough. Book Talk by Dr. Pawan Dhingra.
Monday, February 8, 2021, 7:30pm ET/4:30pm PT. Resistance, Activism, & Media: Capturing the Movement for NYC School Integration. Panel with Matthew Delmont (Historian at Dartmouth) and student organizers from IntegrateNYC and Teens Take Charge.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 12pm ET/9am PT. Haunted Archives: Patriarchal Eurocentric Legacies in Special Collections. A Talk by Sara Powell.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 6pm ET/3pm PT. Poetry reading by Asiya Wadud & Brandon Shimoda.
Thursday, November 12, 2020, 3:30-5pm ET/6:30-8pm PT. Activating June Jordan’s “Life Studies” Notes, Conversation & Workshop with Conor Tomás Reed and Talia Shalev.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 6-7:30pm ET/3-4:30pm PT. Bans, Walls, Raids, Sanctuary: U.S. Immigration and Abolitionist Futures with A. Naomi Paik.
Monday, November 9, 2020, 4:30-5:15pm ET/1:30-2:15 pm PT. Summer 2021 Community Organizing Fellowships Info Session.
Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 6pm-8pm ET/3-5pm PT. Kristina Wong for Public Office: Live Performance & Conversation on Race, Gender, and Comedy in Electoral Politics.
Monday, October 26, 2020, 5pm ET/2pm PT. The Undocumented Americans: Author Karla Cornejo Villavicencio in Conversation with Professor Albert Laguna.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 6pm ET/3pm PT. Racial Animation: A Conversation with Hari Kondabolu.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 6pm ET/3pm PT. Defying Illegality: Organizing in and around Migrant Detention.
Sunday, October 11, 2020, 7-8:30pm ET/4-5:30 PT. Advancing Latino/a/x History in the 21st Century.
Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 6-7:15pm ET/9-10:15pm PT. Scholars & Their Projects: A Conversation with Amitava Kumar and Matt Jacobson. Moderated by Leah Mirakhor.
Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 7-8:15pm ET/10-11:15pm PT. ER&M Virtual Open House.
Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 12-1:30pm ET/9-10:30 PT. How It’s Made: RITM Book Edition
Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 5pm ET/2pm PT. We Are Not Dreamers Book Talk (pw 591894)
Monday, September 21, 2020, 7- 8pm ET/4-5pm PT. Abolition, Black Religions, and US Empire
Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 5pm ET/2pm PT. Black Radical Imaginary and Migrant Struggle Webinar
Monday, April 27, 2020, 11:30am-1:00pm (ET) ER&M Senior Presentation & Celebration
External Events of Interest
Thursday, July 30 at 6:30pm (ET). The Anti-Racist Education We Need: Lessons from CT Students & Teachers