*Postnationalism Prefigured* @20

Conversations in Caribbean Studies at the University of Virginia presents a panel and roundtable in honor of the 20th anniversary of Prof. Charles Carnegie’s book Postnationalism Prefigured: Caribbean Borderlands.


7 October 2022
via Zoom

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Panelists presenting papers:

    • Timothy Chin, Professor of English, California State University
    • Rachel Goffe, Assistant Professor of Human Geography, University of Toronto
    • Deborah Thomas, R. Jean Brownlee Professor of Anthropology, Director for Center for Experimental Ethnography, University of Pennsylvania
Followed by an interview between:
    • David Scott, Ruth and William Lubic Professor and Chair, Anthropology, Columbia University
    • Charles Carnegie, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, Bates College
Event organizers:
    • Matthew Chin, Assistant Professor of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies, UVa
    • Ronald Cummings, Associate Professor of English, McMaster University
    • Njelle Hamilton, Associate Professor of English and Africana Studies, UVa
Sponsored by the following (at the University of Virginia): Center for Global Inquiry and Innovation; and the departments of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies; Anthropology; English; and Africana Studies.
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