'Othering Blackness: Ideas of Racial Difference in Medieval & Early Modern Europe'
Monday, February 8
2pm - 3:30pm

Prof. Twomney (Saint Lawrence U.) will speak on "Othering Blackness: Ideas of Racial Difference in Medieval & Early Modern Europe'

Monday, February 8, 2:00-3:20 pm

    Susan Neiman on Learning from the Germans: Race and the Memory of Evil 
    Wednesday, February 17
    11am - 12:30pm
    Zoom: https://cwm.zoom.us/j/9878789418 Please contact rsleve@wm.edu for the passcode

    A conversation with philosopher and essayist Susan Neiman on her book Learning from the Germans: Race and the Memory of Evil, published in 2019, which asks what Americans can learn from Germans about confronting the evils of the past. 

      The New Political Landscape: Extremism, Democracy, and Complacency
      Thursday, February 18
      12pm - 1pm

      What has changed in the last four years in the U.S., in Germany, and in their relationship with each other? How do we account for the rise of right-wing political groups in both Germany and the U.S. 

        Decolonization is not a Metaphor: Decolonizing Humanities and MLL Faculty Discussion
        Thursday, February 18
        3:30pm - 5pm

        Decolonization is not a Metaphor: Faculty Discussion with Modern Language and Literature Dept. 

        We will discuss Eve Tuck and K. Wayne Yang. “Decolonisation is Not a Metaphor" and Patrick Wolfe, “Settler Colonialism and the Elimination of the Native."

        Asian Centennial Film Series presents FAR EAST DEEP SOUTH by Larissa Lam
        Friday, February 19
        11am - 1:30pm
        Streaming via Registration

        To kick off the Asian Centennial at W&M commemorating the admission of Chen Pu-Kao, the first Chinese, Asian, and student of color so far on record, the Asian, Pacific, and Middle Eastern Film Series presents Larissa Lam's film "Far East Deep South."

        Tepper Speaker Series - Spring 2021
        Thursday, February 25 - Thursday, March 11
        5pm - 5pm
        TBD, ZOOM - https://cwm.zoom.us/j/7171600647

        The Russian and Post - Soviet Studies Program invites you to the Tepper Speaker Series: Global Russia.

          The 2021 Fauvel Lecture in French & Francophone Studies: Prof. Heng (U.Texas)
          Friday, February 26
          3:30pm - 5pm

          Prof. Geraldine Heng (U. Texas) will give the 2021 Fauvel Lecture on "Teaching Early Global Literatures: Worlding the World, Traveling the World."

          Zoom link: https://cwm.zoom.us/s/6281668144

          Meeting ID: 628 166 8144