The University of Windsor presents a lecture by Dr. Rosalind Hampton of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, titled “Plotting Black Studies in Canada,”
February 4, 2022
February 4, 2022 – The University of Windsor presents a lecture by Dr. Rosalind Hampton of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, titled “Plotting Black Studies in Canada,” Friday, February 4th at 10:00 a.m. EST. Please look for the registration link at https://www.uwindsor.ca/dailynews/2022-01-21/speaker-explore-role-black-studies-canada and do sign up in advance. Dr. Hampton’s areas of teaching and graduate student supervision include Black radical thought; arts and creative practice; Black women’s life writing; Black learners in Canada; and critical ethnographic and arts-informed methods of inquiry. Her 2020 book Black Racialization and Resistance at an Elite University examines racialized social relations in Canadian higher education through a study grounded in Black people’s experiences at McGill University since the late 1950s.Expanding on this work, her current research projects examine Black student activism and coalition building in the late 20th century, Black studies initiatives at Canadian universities since 2015, and critical-creative praxis in Black studies research and pedagogy. The event is the second in the Distinguished Speaker Series in Anti-Racism and Anti-Oppression Pedagogies, presented by the Office of the Vice-President for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. It will run on the Microsoft Teams platform and is free to attend.