SCHEDULE

As of June 21, 2018

(The most up-to-date schedule is here!)

Critical Ethnic Studies Association Conference

University of British Columbia, Vancouver

June 21-24, 2018

Registration, Thursday: Lev Bukhman Lounge, The Nest

Registration, Friday-Sunday: Level 2 Foyer near Great Hall, The Nest

Location: 6133 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1

Hours: 8am - 5pm

Exhibitor Room: 2301 Nest

Hours

Thursday, June 21, noon–6pm

Friday, June 22, ​9am6pm

Saturday, June 23, 9am6pm

Sunday, June 24, 9am–noon

Conference Schedule Overview

Thursday, June 21

Featuring special panels on Indigenous issues on Canada’s National Aboriginal Day

9am-10am - Elder Grant Welcome with Debra Martel, Dr. Linc Kesler and Social Justice Center

10-10:15 am  - Coffee Break

10:15-11:15 am - West Coast Indigenous Legal Issues, Contexts & Activism

11:15 am-12:15 pm - Black, Indigenous & People of Colour Interventions at UBC

12:15-2:00 pm - Lunch break

2:00-3:30 pm - Film Screening: c̓əsnaʔəm: The City Before the City by Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers

3:30-3:45 pm - Coffee Break

3:45-5:15 pm - Cartographies of the Body: Organizing for Social Justice Across Pacific Worlds

5:15-5:30 pm - Break

5:30-7:00 pm - Plenary @ the Longhouse

Friday, June 22

9am-10.30am - Panel sessions

10.30-10.45am - Coffee break

10.45am-12.15pm - Panel sessions

12.15-1.15 - Lunch break

1.15-2.45pm - Panel sessions

2.45-3.00pm - Coffee break

3-4.30pm - Panel sessions

4.30-4.45pm - Break

4.45-6.15pm - Panel sessions

6.30-7.45pm - Plenary

Saturday, June 23

9am-10.30am - Panel sessions

10.30-10.45am - Coffee break

10.45am-12.15pm - Panel sessions

12.15-1.15 - Lunch break

1.15-2.45pm - Panel sessions

2.45-3.00pm - Coffee break

3-4.30pm - Panel sessions

4.30-4.45pm - Break

4.45-6.15pm - Panel sessions

6.30-7.45pm - Plenary

Sunday, June 24

9am-10.15am - Plenary

10.15-10.30am - Coffee break

10.30am-12.00pm - Panel sessions

12.00pm-1.15 - Lunch break

1.15-2.45pm - Panel sessions

2.45-3.00pm - Coffee break

3-4.30pm - Panel sessions

-End

Most sessions will take place in the Nest, the central student hub, at UBC. More info here: http://www.ams.ubc.ca/nest/aboutthenest/ 

Nest Rooms:

Great Hall, Great Hall North, Atrium, 14 Rooms (Performance Theatre, Kingsmill Forum, 2301, 2306, 2311, 2314, 2504, 2506, 2508, 2309, 2528, 2514, 2515, 2521). There are several restaurants in the building at the Nest: http://www.ams.ubc.ca/foodanddrink/ 


Plenaries

Thursday, June 21, 5:30-7pm, Longhouse

Glen Coulthard, Annette Henry, Love Intersections, Students for the Salish Sea

Friday, June 22, 6:30-7:45pm, Great Hall @ The Nest

Robin Kelley, Jack Halberstam, Dory Nason, Cecily Nicholson

Saturday, June 23, 6:30-7:45pm, Great Hall @ The Nest

Saidiya Hartman, John Marquez, Larissa Lai, Mercedes Eng

Sunday, June 24, 9-10:15am, Great Hall @ The Nest

Sherene Razack, Maile Arvin, Tiffany Willoughby-Herard, Dylan Rodriguez

Film Screenings

Location: Lev Bukhman Lounge, The Nest

Director(s)

Length

When

Coming to Love

Emmanuelle Andrews and Pedro Daher

10 minutes

Friday: 11.30-11.40; 4.35-4.45

Saturday: 10.35-10.45; 11.30-11.40

Sunday: 1.05-1.15; 2.35-2.45

Serpent Rain

Denise Ferreira da Silva and Arjuna Neuman

35 minutes

Friday: 10.50-11.25; 3.05-3.40

Saturday: 10.50-11.25; 1.50-2.25; 3.05-3.40

Sunday: 12.05-12.40; 2.50-3.25

After/Lives of the Arizona Desert: Mapping as a State of War

Puck Lo

15 minutes

Friday: 10.30-10.45; 11.45-12.00; 3.45-4.00

Saturday: 10.15-10.30; 2.45-3.00

Sunday: 10.15-10.30; 12.45-1.00

Memories of a Penitent Heart

Cecilia Aldarondo

69 minutes

Friday: 12.20-1.30; 4.50-6.00

Saturday: 9.00-10.09; 3.45-4.54

Sunday: 10.35-11.44; 1.20-2.29

Out of State

Ciara Lacy

82 minutes

Friday: 9.00-10.22; 1.35-3.00

Saturday: 12.20-1.45; 5.00-6.22

Sunday: 8.45-10.07; 3.30-5.00

Schedule - Friday, June 22

9am-10.30am - Friday 22nd

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

Great Hall North

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Created Session

Abolitionist Mediums?: From Carceral Literature, Social Media Justice, BPP Newspapers to Coalitional Campaigns

Black Lives as Snuff

Rasul Mowatt

Big "P" versus Small "P" Policing: The Battle to End the SRO Program in the Toronto District School Board

Phillip Morgan

Defining Social Reality in a Revolutionary Way

Casey Goonan

Doin' Time in French Guiana's Penal Colony: Carceral Literature and Heritage Sites

Michael Reyes

2306

Other

Created Session

Race, Identity, Construction of Race in/of the Nation (1)

A (Mexican) Native American Rock Band: Redbone and the Limitations of Identity

Jedediah Kuhn

Racial inclusion in a history of cunning white nationalism: Lessons from Canada

Laura Kwak

The Racialization of Immigration, Labor, and Worship in Hamtramck, Michigan

Kate Liska

 Spatializing blackness in New Mexico

Natasha Howard

2311

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Centering Muslims, Challenging Islamophobia

Thinking About Islamophobia, Tradition, and Politics in Critical Ethnic Studies

M. Bilal Nasir

Through the Lens: Muslim girls' identities, belonging and resilience in a Canadian High school

Neila Miled

 Sacred Epistemologies of 'Qawwam': Muslim Women and
Heteropatriarchy

Nadia Hasan

2314

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Roundtable

The Collective Possibilities of Critical Pedagogy in a Time of Political Urgency

Eva Hageman, Arianne Miller, Christina Hanhardt, Dayo Gore

2504

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Created Session

Troubling Racialized Relations

Black Love, or Being-With-Nothing...

John Gillespie

Dissenting Imaginaries of Self-Determination: Theorizing the Failure to Construct Indigenous-Black Solidarity in Indian Territory, 1902-1905

Sunny Yang

Theories of the Human, Black Life

Arina Rotaru

We Need a Third Reconstruction: The Wards Cove Workers Project and Afro-Asian Labor Solidarity in the 1990s and 2000s

Michael Schulze-
Oerchtering

2515

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Foundational Violences

“What Will We Be in this New Place: Black Enslaved Peoples in the Cherokee West”

Eve Eure

To Flavor the Soil of the Earth: Wilderness and Black Feminist Refusal in Toni Morrison's 'A Mercy'

Megan Spencer

Black and Native Imaginings: Looking Back to Move Forward

Jasmine Wade

Canadian Academic Culture and/as The Black Outdoors

Lucia Lorenzi

2528

Other

Created Session

Decolonizing Practices (1) 

Decolonizing Modern Institutions

Teresa Crist

Decolonizing, Gameful, Insurrectionary, Queer & Playful Pluriversality Against, (Be)for(e) & Beyond the (White) Man

Cody Lestelle

Fractal Thinking: Madness, Blackness and Decolonial Demands

Lindsay Miller

2514

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Roundtable

Chicano Studies Roundtable  

Benjamin H. Abbott, Trisha Martinez, Norma Lira-Pérez, Jocelyn Gómez, Jennifer Marley

2506

Other

Pre-arranged panel

Thinking Social Justice through State, Citizen, Subject, and Difference

Pedro Daher, Jhonelle Nelson, Emmanuelle Andrews, Khaldah Salih

2521

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Pre-arranged Panel

Speaking to the Silences: Contested Violences, (Im)material Histories, and Rebellious Futures

Naimah Petigny, Joanna Nunez, José Manuel Santillana, Soham Patel

Kingsmill Forum

Other

Pre-arranged Panel

Organizing for food justice in the "Greenest City" 

Crecien Bencio, Kaitlyn Fung, Kevin Huang, Stephanie Lim

Performance Theatre

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Pre-arranged Panel

Indigenous Expressions of Culture in Literature, Drama, Performance and Storytelling: Traditional and Contemporary Perspectives from North Africa, the Middle East and The Gulf States

Badreddine Ben Othman


10:45am-12.15pm - Friday

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session Paper Title

Participants

2306

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Workshop

Study, Struggle, Refuge: Hic Rosa Collective: A Falsework on Anti-Fascist Hospitality by Hic Rosa Collective  

Colin Eubank, Asma Abbas, Lillian Goldberg, Anna Poplawski, Milo Ward

Great Hall North

Other

Created Session

Race, Identity, Construction of Race in/of the Nation (2)

"Where was the Color in Seattle?": Neoliberal Multiculturalism and Colorblind Racism in the 1999 World Trade Organization Protests

Eric Larson

Toward an Anthropology of Whiteness: Limits and Potentials of a (Decolonizing) Discipline

Ine Beljaars

Watching the Watchers: Observational Methods, Panoptic Gazes, and Being a Brown Researcher Subject in the Era of Terror

Kritee Ahmed

Exploring race and transnational labor in the federal funding for California’s rural education

Araceli Gonzalez

2311

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Roundtable

You Already Know: Critical Ethnic Studies as a Lexicon for Lived Experiences

Leilani Hemmings Pallay, Jenell Navarro, Jose Navarro, Cameron Clay, Carlos Gomez, Jason Campos

2314

Art, Visual Culture and Media // Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Pre-arranged Panel

Militarism, Asylum, and the Logic of Humanitarianism

Y-Dang Troeung, Christopher Patterson, James Pangillinan, Erin Goheen Glanville, Christine Kim

2504

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Disrupting colonial and racial structures 

'Race,' Theory, and Methodology: A Normative Project

Rolando Rodriguez

Excavating (E)urochristian Themes in Bioethics and Health

Jennifer McCurdy

The Legacy of Colonial Politics on How People Perceive Themselves in Afghanistan Today

Ahmad Javeed Ahwar

Lest they be Blacked Out: Alcohol's Racialized Consumption and Early Modern Anxiety

Elizabeth Smith

2506

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Arts Engagement Workshop

More than Talk: Dismantling White Supremacy Utilizing Creative Methods

Yasmine Awais, Adam Reynolds

2309

Other

Created Session

Transforming the Academy - Battle for Academic Freedom  

Against Diversity: Student Demands for a Different Kind of University

Giselle Cunanan

Inclusive Racism: Decentering Race through the Language of Inclusivity in Higher Education

Joon Kim

The End(s) of the University

Andy Hines

Settler Colonialism, Racial Capitalism, & Education Reform: An Abolitionist Move Towards Deschooling Education

Anita Juarez

2528

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Roundtable

Re-membering Revolutions: Feminist Solidarity, Abolitionary Politics, and Freedom Making

Heather Turcotte, Tamara Lea Spira, Vanessa Lovelace, Dolores Calderon, Veronica Velez

2514

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Created Session

Africa, Migration and the White Supremacist Imaginary

Nigeria: Booming Sex Migrant Workers Across the Mediterranean Sea

Samuel Dada

Sub-Sahara: Migration on the Mediterranean at Crisis Level

Adebanji Williams

The Ancestral is the Epistemic: An Investigation into the Positionalities of White Dutch researchers of migration in The Netherlands

Eóin Ó Cuinneagáin

2515

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Created Session

Precarity, Citizenship and Bindings of Settler Colonialism

Across Oceans, Beyond Borders: The Political Subjectivity of Undocumented Asian Americans

Jessica Law

Migrant Bodies in a White Settler Society

Nathalie Lozano-Neira

Citizenship, Borders, and the Body: How is the Canadian citizen constituted through the undocumented and precariously documented migrant?

Tania Ruiz-Chapman

Guelaguetza Across the Border: Thinking Through Decolonization and Immigration

Lourdes Alberto

2521

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Created Session

Education Beyond Colonialism, Punishment & Borders

Dreamers And Doers: Building Bridges, Not Walls, With Immigrant Youth

Susana Flores

Am I not a Mother, too? Studying the Complex Relations Between White Female Educators and (M)others of Colour

Marycarmen Lara Villanueva

A Ghost in the University: Hauntings, Settler Colonialism, and Militarism at UC San Diego

Christian Gella

"I'm not Chicana": Exploring identity and Indigeneity among Indigenous Mexican college students

Gabriela Kovats Sánchez

Kingsmill Forum

Extractivism, Racism and Colonialism

Pre-arranged panel

An Evaluation of the US Peace Corps: Neocolonization through State-funded Volunteerism

Shawna Follis, Erika Nacim, Caroline King

Performance Theatre

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Pre-arranged Panel

Entanglements of Dispossession: Exposing and Refusing State Violence against Black, Indigenous and Racialized Peoples

Stephanie Latty, Sa Whitley, Megan Scribe, Rosanna Simons, Sherene Razack

1.15-2.45pm - Friday 22nd

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

Kingsmill Forum

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies // Art, Visual Culture and Media

Created Session

 Decolonizing Feminism and Gender Studies

My Coming to Feminist Praxis: A Case for Epistemic Justice

Salsabel Almanssori

Kuleana (responsibilities) and concerns as a Woman of Colour academic activist in a white space

Karin Louise Hermes

Feminist Aisthesis: Figuring a Counter-Symbolic

Youngbin Song

A Decolonial Gender Studies? Possibilities for New Praxis and Pedagogy

Ryan Rousseau

 Great Hall North

Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Roundtable

Liberal Empire, Migrants, and Humanitarian Violence

Wesley Attewell, David Hernandez, Vanessa Rosa, Christopher Patterson

2306

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Arts Engagement Workshop

Radical Dreaming: An Activist’s Journal of Imaginaries  

Addyson Frattura

2514

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Workshop

No Carrots, No Sticks

Margot Leigh Butler

2311

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Arts Engagement Workshop

Freedom Dreaming with Women of Color: Imagining the Future, Connecting with the Past, and Invoking Resistance Through Art and Letter-writing.

Christine Rosales

2314

Land Defense, Environmental Justice and Food Sovereignty  // Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism // Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Created Session

Political natures and the Politics of Difference  

Climate Refugee Exceptionalism: Racialized Bodies, Liberal Warfare

Joe Gallegos

Dredging the Dam: Lake Oroville, Public Records, Maidu Land, and Archival Excavation

Ryan Rhadigan

2504

Land Defense, Environmental Justice and Food Sovereignty // Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Whose Land?  

White Women and the Wild: An Intersectional Analysis of US Wilderness Mythology

Jamie Corliss

Researcher and Participants in Land-based Research

Ranjan Datta

The Chiapas Jaguar As Cultural Expression of Respect for Nature

Sean Sell

2508

Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Roundtable

Come, Let Us Build Worlds Together: Roundtable on Joint Struggle across the Americas and Palestine  

Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn, Leslie Quintanilla, Dana Olwan, Tamara Lea Spira, Jennifer Mogannam

2515

Health, Disability/Disablement and Reproductive Justice

Pre-arranged Panel

Refusing the Therapeutic Nation: De-Psychiatrizing Social Death and Trauma under the Settler Carceral State

Lena Palacios, Sandrine de Finney, Mandeep Mucina, Shantelle Moreno

2521

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Pre-arranged Panel

Breaking Bread- Recipes of Resistance 1980-2017

Marie-Jolie Rwiegma, RL Taylor

2528

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Created Session

The Policing of Resistance: Against Carceral Violence and Abolitionist Pedagogy

Militarizing, Policing, and Generating Anti-Blackness through Islamophobia

Atiya Husain

"Penitentiary Bound": Policing and Pedagogy in Southeast San Diego

Aundrey Jones

It's a Discipline Problem: A Pedagogy of Prison Abolition

Tadashi Dozono

Pedagogical Processes of Individuation: Policies and Policings

Michael Miller

Performance Theatre

Other

Workshop

Workshop on Re-Envisioning the Critical Ethnic Studies Journal  

Christine Hong, Wayne Yang, Eve Tuck, LeKeisha Hughes, Beenash Jafri, Juliann Anesi,


3-4.30pm - Friday

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

Great Hall North

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Pre-arranged Panel

Beyond Pragmatics: The Nuts, Bolts, and Guts of Living Coalitional Possibilities  

Shireen Roshanravan, April Petillo, Christine Keating, Davina Bhandar

2311

Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism

Pre-arranged Panel

Trans-American Indigenous Studies: Beyond the Extractive View

Macarena Gomez-Barris, Jaskiran Dhillon, Ho’esta Mo’e’hahne, Jodi Byrd

2314

Other // Art, Visual Culture and Media

Created Session

Constructions, Identity, and Otherness (I)

Theories of ‘Dew’- Poetic Imaginings of l’à-venir

Silvana Carotenuto

Imperialist Constructions of Dangerous Brown Women: A Case Study of Two Female Iraqi Scientists

Gwen Darcangelis

Deshima: A Filtered View of the Other

Min Zhou

From White Trash to White Folk: Progress and White Misery

Christian Ravela

2504

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Roundtable

Academy and the im/possibility of decolonization

Santhosh Chandrashekar, Bernadette Calafell, Sarah Jordon, Sarah Gonzalez Noveiri

2506

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Created Session

Intergenerational Relations  

Diasporic Youth Identity Development in Community Organizations

Diana Chandara

"Daughterhood & the Diaspora: Asian-American Women on Defining Home, Belonging, and Gender Identity." 

Andi Remoquillo

Storying Activisms: Critical Reflections on Making and Un-Making in Nogojiwanong (Peterborough, Ontario)

Melissa Baldwin

2508

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Building Power

"They wanted to talk family dysfunction; we wanted to talk plumbing": Mutual Aid and Affective Labor in Baltimore's High-rise Public Housing

Robert Choflet

The Roots of Radical Pedagogy: The Jeanes Teachers in America, 1908-1968

Layla Treuhaft-Ali

Kanaka Maoli Women Leadership and Visions of Sociotechnical Landscapes

Caterina Desiato

2306

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Workshop

Decolonizing Media: Language and Reclaiming Identity  

Jocelyn Gomez, Jose Amaro

2309

Land Defense, Environmental Justice and Food Sovereignty  // Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism

Created Session

Negotiating the Terms of Collectivity and Organizing  

Black International Anti-Fascism: Capitalism, Fascism, and Anti-Imperial Resistance in George Schuyler's Black Empire

Samantha Simon

Abolition and the Limits of the Racial Environmental State

Keith Miyake

2528

Land Defense, Environmental Justice and Food Sovereignty

Created Session

Growing and Consuming Race and Colonialism (I)

The Palette of Empire Runs Sweet: Sugar, Addiction, and the Banal Violences of Neocolonialism

Courtney Mitchel

Workmanship and Relationships: Food Trading and Sharing Practices of Indigenous People on Vancouver Island

Johnnie Manson

Invasive, Indigenous, and Interstitial Species: Yomogi Spectrality on Unceded Coast Salish Territory

Jane Komori

Bumblebees, Tomatoes, and People

A Quinn

2514

Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Pre-arranged Panel

Decolonizing Asian Racialization: Unsettling Identity in Transnational Contemporary Cultural Productions  

Sonia Gomez, Jennifer Wang

2515

Other

Activist Report-Back

The University as the Site for Resistances

Maria Wallis

2521

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Workshop

Demystifying Healing Justice: A Community Conversation

Veronica Agard

Performance Theatre

Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Created Session

Borders Between Us: Indigeneity, Empire and Racialized Settlement

Practicing Reflection: A Collaboration for Indigenous Space

Natchee Barnd

Tensions and Borders that Kill: New Mexican Hispanos/Xicanxs, Settler Colonialism and Empire

Norma Lira-Perez

The Rhythms of a Racialized Residence: Chicano Batman, Johnnie Walker, and the Sounds of Chicanx Settler Colonialism

Raul Melgoza Jr.

Mestizo longing as a settler futurity along the U.S./Mexico borderlands

Dolores Calderon

Kingsmill Forum

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Performance

Voices at the Center of  the Intersection: Latin@/x Counter-Narratives as an Anti-Colonial Act  

Yolanda Nieves

4.45-6.15pm - Friday 22nd

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

Great Hall North

Other

Pre-arranged Panel

Racial-Colonial Entanglement in Higher Education: Towards Imagining Educational Futures Otherwise  

Rosalind Hampton, Kristi Carey, D-L Stewart, Sharon Stein, Sheeva Sabati, Lisa (Leigh) Patel

2311

Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism

Roundtable

California State of Racial Capitalism

Ofelia Cuevas, Javier Arbona, Keith Miyake, Juan De Lara

2521

Other

Created Session

Constructions, Identity and Otherness (II)  

Why Queers Love Astrology: New Age as (De)colonial Imaginary

Christopher Lee

Scripting Temporality in Film - Queer Subjects & Performance

Laura Malaver

2306

Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism

Pre-arranged Panel

Doing research with Muslim women in Quebec while Racialized and Muslim Women

Leila Benhadjoudja, Baljit Nagra, Sonia Ben Soltane

2314

Health, Disability/Disablement and Reproductive Justice

Created Session

 Family Life, the body and Death  

The Everyday Lives of Grieving Black and Latina Mothers

Ina Kelleher

Reproductive rights as keys for survival

Violet King

Healing Together: Racialization, Trauma-Informed Therapy, and Activism

Nicolas Juarez

2504

Land Defense, Environmental Justice and Food Sovereignty // Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism

Created Session

Growing and Consuming Race and Colonialism (II)

Invisible Contributions: The Role of Racialized Canadians in Urban Food System Policy

Colin Dring, Victoria Ostenso

Landscapes of Plunder

Wendy Cheng

Ecological Intimacies?: Environmental Catastrophe, Fractured Alliances, and Missed Opportunities in the Swan Hills Valley

Dallas Hunt

2506

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Pre-arranged Panel

Grassroots Organizing during the so-called "Refugee Crisis": New Possibilities in Catastrophic Times  

Randa Tawil, Loubna Qutami, Maytha Alhassen

2508

Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism // Land Defense, Environmental Justice and Food Sovereignty

Created Session

Body, Environment, Science

Disposable Geographies: Debility and Death in California's Environmental Justice Movement

Oscar Gutierrez

Toxic Worlds: Asthma, Race, and Embodiment on Chicago's South Side

Alex Ding

suq̓ʷabš čəd: Suquamish Tribal Identity and Blood Quantum through the Story of Julia Jacobs

Kylie Gemmell

Buckshot for Brains

Cynthia-Lou Coleman

2514

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence // Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Created Session

Reproducing Freedom as Racial, Gendered and Sexual Violence

In the Case of Celia: Liberal Freedom

as Sexual Violence

Caleb Knapp

Israel's Still-Born: Race, Reproduction and

Power in Israel and Palestine

Bayan Abusneineh

Framing the Automobility and Freedom of (Im)Migrant Women: Analyzing Two Snapshots

Wendy Thompson Taiwo

Criminalization and Human Trafficking: The Targeting of Victims of Exploitation for Deportation

Cassandra Gonzalez

2515

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Pre-arranged Panel

F$$K What You Think: Sensing Decolonial Epistemologies of Race and Empire

Christine Peralta, Bryce Henson, Brenda Garcia, Christine Yao

2528

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Pre-arranged Panel

The Radical Potential of Third World Studies Epistemic and the Unfinished Project of the twLF  

Abraham Ramirez, Angela Aguilar, Pablo González, Cynthia Ledesma

Performance Theatre

Other

Roundtable

Black Marxism Revisited

Robin Kelley, Denise Ferreira da Silva, Emmanuelle Andrews, Peter Wanyenya, Pedro Daher; Matt Browning

Kingsmill Forum

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Activist Report-Back

Lessons from Denver: Strategies for Decolonizing Education and Empowering Marginalized Student Populations to Navigate and Succeed in Neoliberal Public Education Systems.

Ji Yoon, binh phan, TRUE Apodaca, Faye Caronan

Schedule - Saturday, June 23

9-10.30am - Saturday 23rd

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

2504

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Critical Ethnographic Methods in Communities and Classrooms  

Whose Voices Are Heard? Integrating Intersectional and Anticolonial Discourses into Institutional Ethnography

Erika Ono

Transgressive Temporalities: CP Time and the importance of being off time to youth of color.

Rahsaan Mahadeo

2506

Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism

Pre-arranged Panel

Unsettling Apocalypses  

April Anson, Bruno Seraphin, Meredith Martin-Moats

2508

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance // Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions // Art, Visual Culture and Media // Extractivism, Racism and Colonialism

Created Session

Revisiting Relations

Ancient Usage and Primal Instinct: Theorizing the Indian in the Partido Liberal Mexicano

Benjamin H. Abbott

Techno-Orientalist neo-Luddism in Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the Dead

Anthony Kim

Decolonial Possibilities of the Aporia in Toni Morrison’s ‘Beloved’ and Leanne Simpson’s ‘Islands of Decolonial Love’

Emmanuelle Andrews

2309

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Pre-arranged Panel

Mapping Counter “Our” Archives: Prison Abolitionist and Transformative Justice Praxis Across Turtle Island

 Lena Palacios, Ren-yo Hwang, Juliana Hu Pegues, Eunha Jeong Wood, Alisa Bierria

2314

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Pre-arranged panel

Truly Community Advocacy for People in Jail to Enhance Their Reentry

Joanne Belknap, Deanne Grant, Awon Atuire, Lisa Calderón, May Mgbolu

2311

Other

Performance

Land and Bodily Sovereignty: Policy Problem Re-Framed via the Art of Refusing Empire and Embracing MADness

Binish Ahmed

2528

Other

Roundtable

Healing to Action  

Micah Fedenko, Gabriel Duska, Sarah Rivers, Helen Magowan, Maimuna Touray, Xris Rodiguez

2306

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Activist Report-Back

On the Contradictions of Individual Advocacy in Abolitionist Organizations: Reflections on Immigration Detainee “Support Work” in Tkaronto  

Allos Abis, Louise Tam

2514

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Created Session

Music, Humour and Protest  

Racist Humour, Racist Rhetoric and Freedom of Expression: Exploring How we Might Reconfigure Freedom of Expression in Liberatory Ways

Philip Howard

The politics and performance of disruption: Manifestations of affect, pedagogy and action in protests against the immigration industrial complex

Chantiri Resendiz

"O.K. Kids lets Talk about Gun Control...Damn.": Kendrick Lamar Outlines the Limits of Cultural Nationalism

Mario Obando

2521

Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Roundtable

Grounded Roots, Fluid Routes: Exploring the Challenges of Studying Gender and Sexuality with/in Empire  

T.J. Tallie, Andrew Brown, Theresa Warburton, Josh Cerretti

Great Hall North

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

In But Not Of the Institution: Challenging the Coloniality of Education

The Colonial History of Land-Grant Institutions: Rethinking U.S. Public Higher Education Through Processes of Accumulation and Relations of Conquest

Sharon Stein

The Coloniality of the West: A Critical Reading of the University of California

Sheeva Sabati

Under the cloak of professionalism: Covert racism in teacher education

Lilach Marom

The Possibilities, Impossibilities, and Limitations of Doing Human Work

Romeo Garcia

Kingsmill Forum

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Pre-arranged Panel

Shape-shifting sexualized violence through bodied, land-based retellings

Sandrine de Finney, Shantelle Moreno, Anna Chadwick, Chantal Adams, Angela Scott

10.45am-12.15pm - Saturday

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

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Participants

2306

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Pre-arranged Panel

Hemispheric Asian American and Indigenous Relationalities: Keywords Towards Decolonizing Solidarities

Beenash Jafri, Quynh Nhu Le, Nishant Upadhyay, Marie Lo, Maria John

2309

Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism

Created Session

Infrastructure of Race and Colonial Difference  

Infrastructure, Channel, Frontier: The Sacramento River Delta, Settler Grammars of Place, and Disruptive Indigenous and Black Geographies

Robert Moeller

"'Longest line of communications ever employed by any army of great size...perhaps the most vulnerable:' Racialized Railroad Labor from the Peripheries of the US and Western Europe during the Great War"

Michael Calderon-Zaks

Welcome to Detroit 2.0: Neoliberalizing the Black City

AJ Rice

Black Lives Matter, Police, and Racial Politics: Are Pride Parades Still Political?

Andy Holmes

2311

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance // Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Created Session

 Violence and Relational Rupture

Advocating for Domestic and Gender-Based Violence Survivors in the Era of Trump: Lessons from An API and Latinx Statewide Coalition for Cultural Responsive Services

Ayanna Yonemura, James Fabionar

Disability Justice in the Anti-Violence Movement: Challenging Ableism in the Struggle Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

Samuel Shelton

Reawakening the Dreamer

Kimberly Todd

Korean and Japanese American Atomic Bomb Survivors in the Nuclear Pacific: Reimagining the Future of Transnational and Pan-ethnic Solidarity

Michael Jin

2314

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies // Extractivism, Raciasm and Colonialism

Created Session

Black Pedagogies and Anti-Pedagogies

The Anti-Pedagogy of Afro-Pessimism

M.Shadee Malaklou, Franco Barchiesi

The Revival of Pan Africanist Thought: Exploring Informal Black Educational Space

Brian Lozenski, Shakita Thomas

Woke and Silent?  Parents Wading through the Waters of Racism in Quebec Schooling

Dana Lerona

How “African” is African(a) Studies?: A Critical Global North-South Discourse

Sahar D. Sattarzadeh

Great Hall North

Other

Roundtable

One Step Forward, Two Steps Back: Professors’ Struggle for Equity in the Academy  

Ãzlem Sensoy, Kamari Beck, Wanda Cassidy, Haumei Han, Sharalyn Jordan, Ena Lee, Beth Marshall, Susan O’Neill, Suzanne Smythe, Dolores van der Wey, Amy Parent and Pooja Dharamshi

2514

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Roundtable

 What’s so “Critical” about Ethnic Studies? Pedagogy and Practice of Critical Ethnic Studies within the Neoliberal University in an era of White Nationalism  

Lourdes Torres, Laura Kina, Muriel Dorsey-Johnson, Jamie Corlis, Lisa Calvente, Maria Ferrera

2528

Art, Visual Culture and Media // Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Indigenous strategies  

Two-Spirit Is Markedly Different than LGBTQ

Jeffrey McNeil-Seymour

"This is where the poetry comes out": The Peterborough Poetry Slam as Resistant Space-Making

Melissa Baldwin

Fourth World Feminist Clocks

Reema Rajbanshi

2508

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence // Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Created Session

Forced Migration: Militarized Zones of Resettlement and Displacement

No Refuge from Empire: Migrant Incarceration as Imperial  Intervention in Haiti, 1970s-1990s

Llana Barber

Exiled Again: The Refuge-Prison-Deportation Pipeline of Southeast Asian American Refugees

Lan Nguyen

What do precarious legal status migrants learn about settler colonialism?

Paloma Villegas

Comparative Colonialisms: Identifying Filipino-Chamorro Solidarity Amongst Histories of Incarceration and Racial Capitalism in Guam

Josephine Ong

Performance Theatre

Other

Pre-arranged Panel

Critical Insurgencies: Curating the Book Series of the Critical Ethnic Studies Association

Jodi Byrd, Michelle M. Wright

Kingsmill Forum

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Pre-arranged Panel

Scripting Public Pedagogy: Three Muslim Women's Responses to the U.S. Travel Ban

Heba Elsherief, Muna-Udbi Ali, Lucy El-Sherif


1.15-2.45pm - Saturday 23rd

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

Great Hall North

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Pre-arranged Panel

Critical Filipino Canadian Studies: Directions, Detours, and Debates

John Paul Catungal, Ethel Tungohan, Roland Sintos Coloma, May Farrales, Marissa Largo, Rogert Diaz, Fritz Luther Pino

2309

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Arts Engagement Workshop

For Many Returns

Nasrin Himada

2508

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Decolonizing Teaching and Learning: Indigenous People and Practices of Education  

From Intergenerational Survivor to Sur-Thrivor: A Secwepemc Two-Spirit Reflection on Spirituality in the Social Work Classroom and the Sacred Responsibility of Unsettling

Jeffrey McNeil-Seymour

Navajo in Anglo-America: Diné Students Views on Heritage Preservation in Higher Education

Sara Rodriguez

2506

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Black Hermeneutics  

Alba-pessimism: Black Optimism and White Ontology

Seth Cosimini

Split Future(s) - Trans*posing Bodies. Interventions on Materialities and Flight

Mariya Nikolova

Feeling Human, Feeling Black

Tyrone Palmer

2306

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Roundtable

Thinking Otherwise: Practicing Coalition at the Outside of Modernity's Boundary

Daimys Garcia, Chia-Hsu Chang

2314

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Created Session

Struggling with / representing pain, violence and resistance  

Navigating Economies of Humanitarian Benevolence: Almost Human Parts as Both Waste and Gift

Emily Hue

Identity Politics in the 21st century: Experiential Pain, Possessive Individualism, and the Making of the Self

Arezou Soltani

Reframing the Narrative through Visual Ethnography: Photographs of the Palestinian Popular Struggle Against the Israeli Apartheid Wall as Visual Injustice Symbols

Aisha Mershani

Uniqueness in the Art and Discourse Surrounding #BlackLivesMatter

Stephanie Clare

2311

Global Capitalism, Neoliberalism, and Precarity of Labour

Created Session

Labour, Precarity and Justice  

"Bad Rehab" and Decent Work: Rehabilitative Regimes of Redemptive Labor

Elena Sih

A Rising Tide Lifts All Boat People: 'Welfare Dependency': "Politics and the Racialization of Hmong Refugees in the United States

Stevie Larson

The Aesthetics of Precarity: Performance and the Archive of Migrant Domestic Work

Maria Lopez

2515

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Workshop

Critical Ethnic Studies as Decolonial Approach to Science and Math Education  

LaToya Strong, Atasi Das

2528

Global Capitalism, Neoliberalism, and Precarity of Labour // Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Resisting Criminalisation Across Borders  

Fighting the Gangster Economy: Local Insurgencies for Economic Justice

Miranda Martinez

Border crossings: Transnational hip hop and the search for an alternative future

Vincent Ogoti

Drug War Capitalism and the Militarization of Everyday Urban Life: The New Military Urbanism from Central America to the United States

Krys Mendez Ramirez

2514

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Workshop

Marginalized Knowledges & Border Ethics as Resistance in Social Service Work

Lily Han

Performance Theatre

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Roundtable

Pedagogies of the Past and their Potential for the Present  

Robert Robinson, Angela Crumdy

3-4.30pm - Saturday

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

Great Hall North

Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Roundtable

Transcolonial Relationality Across the Americas

Amrah Salomon J., Mark Harris, José Fusté, Daphne Taylor-Garcia

2306

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Social justice in Primary and Secondary Education

Perceptions of local community, schooling, and social justice among high school students taking an ethnic studies class

Jenna Cushing-Leubner

Standing with youth at the waters of critical heritage literacy

Brian Lozenski

Theorizing educational abandonment: Lessons from the Kababayan Academic Mentorship Program

John Paul Catungal, Maureen Mendoza

2309

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Created Session

Institutional Modes and Relations

Absorption & Seepage: Institutionalized Criticality, Moral Inclusion, and the Liberal Bargain

Kristi Carey, Mark Stern

Activist Report-Back

Activism Against Kinder Morgan's Donation to Thompson Rivers University

Jenna Skogberg, Jeffrey McNeil Seymour

Affective Politics and Recent Attacks on Critical Studies in Higher Education from Salaita to Wilfred Laurier: What's At Stake? How to Respond?

Virginia Husting

2311

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

International Engagement in Art and Public Engagement

Radical Transfeminism & Queer Activism from South America

Maia Machuca-Rose

Institutional Rhetoric: The Pursuit of Diverse Voices in Public Engagement

Bindy Kang-Dhillon

Decolonial Mimesis in Activist Performance

Jessica Friedman

Violent and non-violent forms of resistance to racist systems

Johannes Strijdom

2314

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Queer Poetics

Race, Queerness & Erotic Lives:  A comparative analytics of sexual racism

Sonny Dhoot

The Mayas Come Out of the Closet. The Poetics of Homosexuality in Manuel Tzoc’s Gay(o)

Emilio del Valle-Escalante

Queer Politics and Its Discontents: Reconfiguring Kinship and Family in Psychoanalysis and Structuralism

Janice Feng

Happiness and Joy: an instance of QTPOC world making

Maisha Manson

2504

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Resistance to Hegemony at the Boundaries

Migrant Indigeneity: Anthropology, White Supremacy, and a Framework for Decolonizing Black Identity in the United States

Diana Burnett

The Contradictory Nature of Dissent in Academia

Brie McLemore

Leaving White People Out: Challenges to Anti-Racist Organizing on a Predominantly White University Campus

Mahtab Nazemi

2506

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Roundtable

“If the Students Care, They Will Take It: Co-opting Student Initiated Programs by University ‘Diversity’ Initiatives, a UC San Diego Shit Show”

Joseph Allen Ruanto-Ramirez, Cortni Bardier, Maricris Arandia, Alexis Eubank, Roneil Lomahan, Isabelle Narvaez, Gabriel Le Espiritu, Ashley Carbonell, Dellanira Alcauter 

2508

Health, Disability/Disablement and Reproductive Justice

Roundtable

Madness and Decolonization: Histories, Stories, Futures  

Tanja Aho, Brady Forrest, Jess Watcott, Carol Moeller, Jessi Lee Jackson

2528

Land Defense, Environmental Justice and Food Sovereignty  // Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism // Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Created Session

People of Colour Organizing and Settler Coloniality

Aspirational Settlers and Unsettling Aliens: Asian/Canadian Arrivants, Settler Colonialism, Racialization, and the (Re)Creation of the Human's Others in British Columbia, 1880-1950

Will Archibald

"Local" Hawaiʻi Insurrections: Literary Imaginings of Indigenous-Asian Settler Coalition

Leanne Day

Anti-Blackness and Settler Colonialism in Los Angeles Latinx Anti-Displacement Organizing

Luis Trujillo

Against Domination: Settler Refusals of the Settler State

Bradley Por

2515

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Created Session

 Emancipation

A Clandestine Human Rights Document: Speechless Doodle as Resistance

Supurna Dasgupta

Visual Activisms and Postcolonial Languaging Between Hong Kong and Its Global Interlocutors

Ellie Tse

Reclaiming Home and Righting Citizenships in Postwar Sri Lanka: Internal Displacement, Memory and Human Rights

Dinidu Karaunanayake

Minority Literatures and Persuasive Resistance in the Age of "Alternative Facts”

Daniel Valella

2514

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence // Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Created Session

Reading Boundaries and Borders: Queering the Other and Othering Zones of Difference

Thinking Geography in American Ethnic Literature:  Reading Queer Bodies of Asians in Jessica Hagedorn's Dogeaters

Jaehyun Jeong

Unsettling the "Gay Oasis of the West":Specters of Indigeneity in Denver's Queer Migration

Hunter McFarland

Breaking Down the Fences: Queer Futurity and the Possibilities of Outlaw Discourses

Joe Gallegos

Hatch Art Gallery

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Performance

Siyapaa: Creating Radical Punjabi Feminist Formations in Performance (in partnership with Rungh)

Kiran Sunar, Tsohil Bhatia, Monica Cheema, Simranpreet Anand

4.45-6.15pm - Saturday 23rd

 

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

Great Hall North

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Pre-arranged Panel

“Every time we kiss/ we confirm the new world coming”: Literatures of Insurrection, Revolt and Political Possibility

Maddie Reddon, Rhonda Shanks, Sheila Giffen, Anne Stewart

2306

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Pre-arranged Panel

Decolonizing Sound Archives

Roshanak Khesti, Robin Gray, Dylan Robinson, Kirstie Dorr

2309

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Liberatory Pedagogies of Culture and Freedom

Teachers as Cultural Mediators: Case study of neoliberalism and peace education in Aceh, Indonesia

Hannah D’Apice

Learning Multiculturalism and Forgetting Racism: Lessons from the Classroom

Kalyani Thurairajah

Teaching Freedom: Mediating the Effects of Internalized Oppression in Social Justice Education

Joanne Tien

2311

Other

Created Session

Violences in/of the State

A Critical Race Feminist Theory Analysis of Police Responses to Intimate Partner Abuse

Hannah Meharg

The Dangers of the Non-Profit Industrial Complex and Alternative Paths for the Anti-Violence Movement

Samuel Shelton

How the discourse of “achievement gaps” reproduces settler colonial constructions of race

Diana Barrero

2514

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Between Memory and Future: Black, Indigenous and Diasporic interventions

Between Placenta and Angels: On Suicide in Toni Morrison’s 'Song of Solomon'

Adrian I. P-Flores

Story-Telling: Decriminalizing Black Women Through Radical Movement Building

Carrie Morris

“With the Migrants’ Objects” in Porto M, Lampedusa: Heritage Space, Memory, and ARTivism in a Small Mediterranean Island

Elvira Pulitano

2521

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Created Session

Culture as Praxis

“What do aesthetics do?” The contradictions of consuming black culture

Elizabeth Davis

Stillness and the Apparatus of Capture

Mlondolozi Zondi

The Political and Cultural Praxis of Chicanx/Latinx Icons in Public Art

Maricela DeMirjyn

Race, Death and Sex Work

Amanda Lee

2528

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Created Session

Digitalscape

Love Intersections: Designing an Artful inQueery for Difference (activist report-back)

Jen Sungshine

The Future of Femininity: Digital Transformations of Womanhood

Megan Morgan

How You Do Anything Is How You Do Everything: A Community Reader On An Ethics of Activism

Frances Lee

2314

Land Defense, Environmental Justice and Food Sovereignty  // Extractivism, Racism, and Colonialism

Created Session

Pedagogies of Difference and the Fraught Spaces of Learning

Racist Haunting: The Monstrosity of Slavery in Plantation Tours of the U.S. South

Lisa Calvente

Bollywood in the Diaspora: Imaging the Indian Muslim as the Solution

Naila Mohammed

The ideological tracking of da other within the structure of schooling: The elusiveness of social reproductive thought

Jesus Jaime-Diaz

2506

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Roundtable

Resisting Isolation: WOC Navigating the Neoliberal Academy and Sustaining Networks of Collective Care

Devin Heyward, Arita Balaram, Priscilla Bustamante, Allison Cabana, Tellisia Williams

Performance Theatre

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Pre-arranged Panel

Sight and the Spoils of Empire  

Sarita See, Iyko Day, Yu-Fang Choo, Marie Lo, Jodi Kim

Schedule Sunday, June 24

10.30am-12pm - Sunday 24th

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

2528

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Decolonization through Poetry, Literature and Music  

Ghadri and Sikh Poetry: Interrogations of Subjugated Knowledges in History

Amrit Deol

HipHop's Origins as Organic Decolonization: Beyond "Metaphor"

Damon Sajnani

“If I Were There”: The Archipelagic Poetics and Solidarities of Aimee Suzara’s Souvenir

Michael Pascual

2314

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Roundtable

Re/In/Citing Politics Beyond Capital & Colony - A Reading and Roundtable by Hic Rosa Collective

Colin Eubank, Asma Abbas, Lillian Goldberg, Anna Poplawski, Milo Ward

2508

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Created Session

Subverting Relations  

A Hunger Game:  Interrupting the Gendered Biopolitics of Settler-Colonialism

Sarah Wiebe

Stories of Strength and Connection: Celebrating Inuit Women's Leadership in Nunatsiavut

Andrea Procter, Charlotte Wolfrey

Lest they be Blacked Out: Alcohol's Racialized Consumption and Early Modern Anxiety

Elizabeth Smith

2514

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Created Session

Across difference: Racial and Diasporic Dis/junctures

Chinese-Indigenous Relations and Resistance in Australia and New Zealand

Austin Tsent

The Pilgrimage: Interethnic Coalitions and Cross-Race Solidarity at Former Sites of Japanese American Confinement

Desiree Valadares

Where Are We Really From?: Decolonizing Indigenous and Refugee Relations

Malissa Phung, Jennifer Adese, Anna Hoque

Researching Across Race and the Failures of Allyship

Janice Anderson

2515

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Troubling Whiteness, Masculinity and Free Speech

White supremacism in under commons: on declaring “the university…”

Williston Chase

The White Man Problem: Exploring Conscientization, Whiteness, and Masculinities with White Male-identified Activists

Robert Majzler

The violence of freedom of expression

Mark Harris

Citizen, Student Demands, and the Politics of Civility

Elizabeth Brown

2521

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Created Session

Witnessing

Dear Aisha

Andrea Actis

Revolutions That Don't Revolutionize! Liberal Contradictions and Complexities in Stanley Nelson's Documentary "The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution"

Mary Schmitt

"Even Machines Get a Rest": The colonial relationship between Indigenous sheepherders in Colorado and white ranchers

Shirley Coenen

2504

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Workshop

(Un)settled Narratives: Remaking the Classroom through Community Storytelling  

Sasha Kruger, Camille Anderson

2311

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Workshop

Demilitarize! An Asian American Proposal for Decolonial Solidarity and Liberation  

Eunha Jeong Wood, Juliana Hu Pegues, Anh-Thu Pham

2309

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Workshop

Praxivist Imaginaries: Abolition Pedagogies and Objections to the Curricular Object

Michael Miller, Lindsay Miller

Great Hall North

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Roundtable

Vulnerability as Pedagogical Practice: Criticality, Affinity, Decoloniality

Emily Garcia

2506

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Pre-arranged Panel

Trans* Pilipinx Studies: Decolonialism, Solidarity, and Transnationalism

Gina Velasco, Kale Fajardo, Robert Diaz

Performance Theatre

Art, Visual Culture and Media stream

Roundtable

 Arts-Based Community Organizing by Racialized Communities toward Social Justice

Izumi Sakamoto, Jeffrey Tanaka

Now moved to 2306

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Soundbite and Pitch

Feminist Interruptions and Refusals: Conversation with Series Editors

Shaista Patel, Corinne Mason

Lena Palacios

1.15-2.45pm - Sunday

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

2515

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies // Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Created Session

Counterstorytelling as Solidarity and Self-love

Voices at the Center of  the Intersection: Latin@/x Counter-Narratives as an Anti-Colonial Act

Yolanda Nieves

Asian and Indigenous: Re-Possession and Refusals of a Kashmir Womxn

Binish Ahmed

"Everything I'm Not Made Me Everything I Am": Counterstorytelling as Anti-Racist Pedagogy

Dominick Quinney

2528

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

 In Pursuit of Decolonial Educations

Marinating over the Anti-Ebony Tower

Rahsaan Mahadeo

Recovering the decolonial politics and praxis of Puerto Rican studies

Ricardo Gabriel

Reviving the Spirit by Making the Case for a Decolonial Curriculum

Valerie Robert, Kimberly Todd

2508

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies // Migration, Borders and Settler Colonialism

Created Session

Anti-racist, Intersectional Praxis and Theory

Power and Intersectionality in Social Work Practice

Meenakshi Mannoe

(Re)Imagining Black Femininity: An exploration of the complexities involved in comprehending Black womanhood, and the challenges they pose in establishing a sense of home

Mariba Douglas

Deconstructing Whiteness: An Analysis of Dominant Perceptions of Asian Canadians

Elisabeth Dennis

2521

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Created Session

Activating Alternative Relations

Ancient Ways for the (R)evolution: The Just and Peaceful World of the Grassroots

Javney Mohr

Between Emersonian Independence and Confucian Interdependence: The World According to Gish Jen  

Biling Chen

"Red Readings, Brown Feelings": Affect, Ethnicity, and critical Latine Indigeneity among Tribal Nations, Some Mal-Criado Musings

Gregorio Gonzales

Song for a Monster: Postcyborg Hybridity and Responsibility

Michelle Lee Brown

Great Hall North

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Workshop

Rooting Out & Rising Up: Speaking Truth to Power Through the Alliance of Media & Education workshop

S.Rae Peoples

2314

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Workshop

Eugenic Gender: Race, Nation, and the Production of Trans Bodies  

Mauro Sifuentes, Sé Sullivan

2311

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Workshop

Sharing Space, Sharing Stories: Understanding Resistance through Personal Narratives and Collective Histories of Place: An Interactive Workshop

Stephanie Barreto-Lastra, Yvette Ramirez, Esther Choi

2309

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Workshop

Decolonizing Justice: Reimagining the Notion of Justice Within and Without Legal Terms  

Cecile Heim

2504

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Pre-arranged Panel

Thinking with Transdisciplinary Feminisms in Education: Towards Collective Possibilities for Responding to Environmental Precarity  

Vanessa Clark, Rachel Hye Won Yu, cristina delgado, Sandrina de Finney, Fikile Nxumalo, Marleen Villanueva, Stacia Cedillo, Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw, Meagan Montpetit

2514

Black, Indigenous, Women of Color, Trans and Trans Interventions

Workshop

Fighting Form: Indigenous Literary Style as Ethics

Erin Soros

Performance Theatre

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Pre-arranged Panel

Remapping the city: South Asian and Indigenous community building in Vancouver

Taq Bhandal, Renisa Mawani

Now moved to 2306

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Arts Engagement Workshop

Educator Positionality Mind Mapping  

Sakina Laksimi-Morrow

3-4.30pm - Sunday 24th

Room Number

Program Stream

Category

Session/Paper Titles

Participants

2506

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Pre-arranged Panel

Organizing in Toronto Through Hip-Hop and the Black Organic Intellectual Tradition

Damon Sajnani, Vincent Ogoti, Chris Harris

2314

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Created Session

Filipino diaspora and US empire

Publishing the Politics of Enlistment, Empire and the “US/Philippine Nation”: from Methodological Challenges to Decolonial Trajectories in and beyond the Pedagogical Context

Jason Gavilan

The Burden of Colonial Debt and Indebtedness in Second Generation Filipino American Families

Maria Ferrera

2528

Incarceration, Criminalization, and State Violence

Workshop

Being Colonized Settlers: Unpacking Indigenous-Immigrant Relations in Canada

Phebe Ferrer

2521

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Pre-arranged Panel

Relationships in Displacement: Archival, Feminist, and Sociological Perspectives on Interracial Community Dynamics

Novia Shih-Shan Chen, Yiwen Liu, Ayaka Yoshimizu

2514

Art, Visual Culture and Media

Pre-arranged Panel

Remembering Air India: The Art of Public Mourning (Book launch)

Amber Dean, Angela Failler, Chandrima Chakraborty, Sherene Razack, Renee Saklikar

2504

Other

Pre-arranged Panel

Race and Ethnicity in the Venezuelan Revolution

Maria Mercedes, Cobo Echenagucia, Jose Luis Mantilla, Maria de los Angeles, Pena Fonesca, Sandra Angeleri

2508

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Roundtable

Interruptions, Talkbacks, and Silences: Sharing Stories of Racism

Ralina Joseph, Naheed Aaftaab, Georgia McDade, Anjuli Brekke, Melyssa Stone, Terri Hiroshima

2515

Decolonial: Pedagogy, Critical Methods, and Ethnographies

Roundtable

Displaced Subjects: Critical Ethnic Studies and Critical Refugee Studies

Cathy Schlund-Vials, Timothy K. August, Nerissa Balce, Kale Fajardo, Mimi Thi Nguyen, Joseph Ramirez

Now moved to 2306

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Roundtable

Disrupting Diasporic Hindutva Politics in North America

Santosh Chandrashekar, Kanwalroop Singh, Farhat Rahman, Nishant Upadhyay, Chinnaiah Jangam, Sailaja Krishnamurti, Sanober Umar

Performance Theatre

Relationships and Resistance, Relationships as Resistance

Pre-arranged Panel

Feeling Brown, Feeling Down: Melancholic Relations Under White Supremacy

Robert Echeverria, Joshua Redwine, Syeda Mahmood