2015 RIDAGA Symposium

The 2015 RIDAGA Symposium on October 2, 2015. View the photo gallery.


Part 1 | Imperial Legacies, Humanitarian Formations
Speakers: Samera Esmeir (UC Berkeley), Shahab Malik (UC Riverside), Evren Savci (San Francisco State University), & David Lloyd (UC Riverside).
Moderator: Neda Atanasoski (UC Santa Cruz)


Part 2 | Religious Rhetorics, Raced Movements
Sylvia Chan-Malik, Assistant Professor, American Studies/Women’s & Gender Studies, Rutgers
Loubna Qutami, PhD Candidate, Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside
Ashon Crawley, Assistant Professor, Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside
J. Kameron Carter, Associate Professor, Theology, Divinity School, Duke
Moderator: Fred Moten, Professor, English, UC Riverside


Part 3 | Deconstructing Indigeneity, Decolonizing Settler Worldviews
Sarah Hunt, Assistant Professor, Geography, University of British Columbia
Natalie Avalos, Assistant Professor, Religious Studies, Connecticut College
Kehaulani Vaughn, PhD Candidate, Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside
Maile Arvin, Assistant Professor, Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside
Moderator: Mariam Lam, Associate Professor, Comparative Literature, UC Riverside