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Decolonial Ecologies:

Climate Justice in the Anthropocene

Thursday, April 5th, 2018 | 1:00pm-4:30pm | Car Barn 427, Georgetown University

A special event featuring lectures by Neel Ahuja and Malini Ranganathan exploring the linkages between colonialism, racial capitalism, and climate change: Neel Ahuja is Associate Professor of Feminist Studies and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz and author of Bioinsecurities: Disease Interventions, Empire, and the Government of Species (Duke University Press, 2016). Malini Ranganathan is Assistant Professor in the School of International Service at American University, Washington, DC and author of several journal articles including, “The Environment as Freedom: A Decolonial Reimagining” in Black Perspectives and “Thinking with Flint: Racial Liberalism and the Roots of an American Water Tragedy” in Capitalism Nature Socialism. 

Looking Ahead

April 22-28, 2018 | Times and Locations TBA

A weeklong series of events, featuring art, performance, and presentations by students, faculty, and visiting scholars and activists.