Description: Junior, mid-career, and senior scholars present keywords related to race, ethnic studies, and the presidential theme. The plenary is forward-looking in its prompt to have emerging and established scholars discuss future directions of minority studies around key concepts that are taking the field in different analytical, critical, and geographic directions.
For linked sessions, see meetings 527 and 621.
Shona Jackson, Texas A&M U, College Station
2: Empire and Diaspora
Brent Hayes Edwards, Columbia U
Meina Yates-Richard, Emory U
Joshua Guzmán, U of California, Los Angeles
Sami Schalk, U of Wisconsin, Madison
Dylan Robinson, Queens U
Kandice Chuh, Graduate Center, City U of New York
Ricardo L. Ortiz, Georgetown U