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November 2017

Tell About the South: Ryan Emanuel on Indigenous Communities & Environmental Justice

November 28 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Love House & Hutchins Forum, 410 E. Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In the Southeastern United States, indigenous communities are often omitted from discussions about environmental justice. These omissions permeate public policy and have serious implications for Native American tribes living in the region today. A case in point is the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline, a 600-mile long fossil fuel pipeline that would impact several Native American tribes in the southeastern US. This talk focuses on the efforts of tribes, organizations, and individuals currently working to voice indigenous concerns about environmental justice…

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December 2017

Tell About the South: Karida Brown on “The Subaltern School”

December 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Love House & Hutchins Forum, 410 E. Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In this talk, Brown will introduce her new research project, The Subaltern School, in which she undertakes a global socio-historical examination of segregated schooling. In the spirit of the CSAS colloquia, she will "tell about two Souths": that of the U.S. South and that of South Africa, through their shared struggles over how we "do" history in this integrated, "post-racial" era. Focusing on the current battles over commemorative monuments on college campuses, she will share insights from the #RhodesMustFall movement…

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