Events

2019

April 25-27, 2019: “’It’s Time for Us to Get Paid’: Reparations for Slavery Activism in Brazil and the United States” International ConferenceFree To Be Anywhere in the Universe,”  25th anniversary of the Institute for Research in African American Studies (IRAAS), Columbia University, New York, NY.

April 19-20, 2019: “Reparations for Slavery and the Problem of Land in Former Slave Societies,” Conference The Greater Reconstruction: American Democracy After the Civil War, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.

March 29, 2019: “Représentant l’irreprésentable: Esclavage, art, mémoire et oubli,” Lecture at the Symposium Objets et enjeux des représentations de l’esclavage colonial: Décolonisation des discours et regards d’artistes, Université de Picardie-Jules-Verne, Amiens, France.

March 28, 2019: “Mount Vernon et Monticello: Mémoire et histoire de l’esclavage dans deux sites patrimoniaux aux États-Unis,” presentation at the Séminaire histoire sociale des populations noires en France, Université de Paris VIII, Musée d’art et d’histoire de Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

March 22, 2019: Esclavage, mémoire et les débats sur les réparations au Brésil et aux États-Unis,” presentation at the seminar “Atelier d’études transnationales ‘Les Amériques dans le monde Atlantique’,” Université de Paris III Sorbonne Nouvelle et École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, France.

March 20, 2019: “Sur les politiques de la mémoire de l’esclavage,” presentation at the seminar “Histoire globale du temps présent: Expériences extra européennes du second XXe siècle,” Institut d’Histoire du Temps Présent, University of Paris VIII, Paris, France.

March 19, 2019: “Memória, patrimonialização e musealização da escravidão: dinâmicas internacionais,” lecture at the Instituto de Ciências Sociais, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal.

March 18, 2019:  “Conversa às escuras,” with Joacine Katar Moreira, Instituto da Mulher Negra em Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal.

March 18, 2019: “Memória pública da escravidão e reparações: um debate internacional com uma história longa e atual,” lecture at the Centro de Estudos Sociais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

March 16, 2019: “Escravatura, tráfico de pessoas escravizadas e reparação,” lecture at Livraria Férin, Lisbon, Portugal.

February 14, 2019: “Reparations for Slavery as a Trans-Atlantic Phenomenon,” lecture sponsored by the Department of History and the Department of African and African American Studies,  University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota.

January 24, 2019: “Memory of Slavery and the Atlantic Slave Trade,” presentation at the Seminar “Memòries històriques, Memòries incòmodes” Grup d’Estudis de les Institucions i de les Cultures polítiques (Segles XVI-XXI),” Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain (video conference).