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PAST EVENTS
 

 

 

Security, Surveillance, and Migration Speaker Series

When: 
March 5, 2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

 

"Island Detentions: Migration and Asylum in the Enforcement Archipelago"

Presenter: Dr. Alison Mountz, Canada Research Chair in Global Migration, Wilfrid Laurier University

All are welcome to attend.

Co-sponsored by:

Funding support from the Council for Research in the Social Sciences, FOSS, Brock University.

Location of your event: 
Academic South 217

Security, Surveillance, and Migration Speaker Series ~ How Do We Come To Accept That Torture Is OK? The Case of Omar Khadr

 
Dr. Sherene Razack, Professor
Humanities, Social Sciences, Social Justice Education, University of Toronto
 
Friday Oct. 4th 2:00-3:30
Academic South 216
 
Upcoming speakers:
Evelyn Encalada Grez, Justicia for Migrant Workers, Nov 22nd  
11:00-12:30, TH 246
Dr. Peter Nyers, Political Science, McMaster University
Dr. Alison Mountz, Canada Research Chair in Global Migration, Wilfrid  
Laurier University, March 5, 2014 5:00-6:30, AS 217
 
Co-sponsored by Dept. of Sociology, Centre for Women's and Gender  
Studies, MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies. Funding support from the Council  
for Research in the Social Sciences, FOSS, Brock University
 
Sherene Razack Bio:
Sherene Razack  is a full professor in the Department of  Humanities,  
Social Sciences and Social Justice Education, the Ontario Institute  
for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto. Her research  
and teaching interests lie in the area of race and gender issues in  
the law.  Her courses include: "Race, Space and Citizenship;" "Race and  
Knowledge Production" and "Racial Violence and the Law."  Her most  
recent book is an edited collection with Malinda Smith and Sunera  
Thobani entitled States of Race: Critical Race Feminism for the 21st  
Century (Toronto: Between the Lines, 2010). She has also published  
Casting Out: The Eviction of Muslims From Western Law and Politics.  
(University of Toronto Press, 2008),  Dark Threats and White Knights:  
The Somalia Affair, Peacekeeping and the New Imperialism (University  
of Toronto Press,  2004),  an edited collection Race, Space and the  
Law: Unmapping A White Settler Society (Toronto: Between the Lines,  
2002), Looking White People in the Eye: Gender, Race, and Culture in  
Courtrooms and Classrooms (Toronto: University of Toronto Press,  
1998,1999, 2000) and Canadian Feminism and the Law: The Women's Legal  
and Education Fund and the Pursuit of Equality (Toronto: Second Story  
Press, 1991).  Dr. Razack is a founding member of the feminist and  
anti-racist network of scholars Researchers and Academics of Colour  
for Equality (R.A.C.E.)

 

 

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CANADIAN BLACK STUDIES ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE ~ MAY 24 - 26, 2013