Resistance Literature -- Thirty Years Later...Now

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Jerome Green Annex, Columbia Law School
Event Category: 
Talks

A symposium sponsored by the Heyman Center at Columbia University, to mark three decades since the publication of Barbara Harlow's Resistance Literature -- and to mark the passing of Barbara as a teacher, mentor, interlocutor, and comrade.

2:00-4:00 Panel I: Resistance Literature Thirty Years Later

Chair: Jennifer Wenzel, Columbia University

Michael Rubenstein, Stony Brook University

Johnny Lorenz, Montclair State University

Marnia Lazreg, Hunter College and The Grad Center, CUNY

Bret Benjamin, University at Albany, SUNY

Yvette Christiansë, Barnard College

4:00-4:30 Coffee Break

4:30-6:30 Panel II: Resistance Literature Now

Chair: Joseph Slaughter, Columbia University

Neville Hoad, University of Texas at Austin

Fran Buntman, George Washington University

Vasuki Nesiah, New York University

Eve Dunbar, Vassar College

Peter Hitchcock, The Grad Center, CUNY

Isabel Hofmeyr, University of the Witwatersrand/New York University