Workshop: Empire’s Endgame: Racism and the British State

Workshop: Empire’s Endgame: Racism and the British State

Wed, April 7, 2021
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CEST


An online event hosted by the Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences at Queen Mary University London


Register for free:https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/aftermaths-race-contemporary-britain-empires-endgame-tickets-147157565239

About this Event

As part of the QMUL Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences series on ‘aftermaths’, this event will bring together five of the contributors to Empire’s Endgame, a bold new intervention in debates around racial capitalism and political crisis in Britain. Moving us away from a focus on individual behaviours in explaining racism, Empire’s Endgame traces the ways in which the legacies of empire—reshaped by global capitalism, the digital environment and the instability of the nation-state—produce race and racism in contemporary Britain.

SPEAKERS 

Gargi Bhattacharyya is Professor of Sociology at the University of East London
Nadine El-Enany is a Reader in Law at Birkbeck School of Law and Co- Director of the Centre for Research on Race and Law
Adam Elliott-Cooper is a Research Associate at the University of Greenwich
Dalia Gebrial is a PhD candidate at the London School of Economics, working on race and gender in the platform economy
Kojo Koram is is a Lecturer in Law at Birkbeck School of Law, University of London

CHAIR

Musab Younis is a Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at Queen Mary University of London

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