Winter 2019


Thursday, January 24, 2019 

“‘Nasty Men and Ghetto Girls’: Blackness, Indianness, and Sexual Visibility Politics in the Caribbean Indian Party Scene” 

Anjanette Chan Tack | PhD Candidate in Sociology 


Thursday, February 7, 2019 

“Du Bois and Ambedkar: Race, Caste, and Comparing Pedagogies of Truth” 

Uday Jain | PhD Student in the Committee on Social Thought 


Thursday, February 21

“China White” 

Maya Singhal | MA Student in MAPSS (Anthropology) 


Thursday, March 7, 2019 

“Shadow Governments: The Role of Unregulated Lending in Local Institutional Debt” 

 Meghan Wilson | Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Race and Capitalism Project 


Thursday, March 14, 2019 

“The Real Wages of Whiteness: Southern White Laborers and Slavery” 

John Clegg | Collegiate Assistant Professor in the Social Sciences and Harper-Schmidt Fellow