Monthly Archives: June 2012

Garvey’s Vision

On Sunday 10 June I gave the 3rd Marcus Garvey Annual Memorial Lecture. Convened by the Marcus Garvey Organizing Committee of the Pan Afrikan Society Community Forum, the lecture was held at Birkbeck College, University London. The venue is significant, … Continue reading

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Decolonial aesthetics at Be Bop Black Europe Body Politics

In early May I took part in this: BE.BOP 2012. BLACK EUROPE BODY POLITICS BE.Bop 2012 is an international transdisciplinary roundtable and screening program in which the (racialized) fantasies of European citizenship are contested. It was curated by Alanna Lockward … Continue reading

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Crisis of Europe / Crisis of Theory

Our Crisis of Europe / Crisis of Theory workshop went very well.It was convened by the BSA Theory Study Group in collaboration with the Social Theory Centre, University of Warwick. It happened on 19th May 2012. Scholars, artists, activists from … Continue reading

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Racism, Recession, Riots

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XSbWivfd0Cg A symposium held at Queen Mary, University of London, on March 14th 2012. Featured speakers: Devon Thomas, Stafford Scott, Lee Lawrence, Mark Thompson. Discussion covers historical comparisons of Brixton and Tottenham riots in 80s and August 2011 London riots; … Continue reading

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