Upcoming Talks and Conferences


"From Slavery to Citizenship: The Case of Toussaint in New York"

Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African-American Studies

University of Rochester

February 28, 2018 


“Suzanne Césaire and Claudia Jones on American Imperialism in the Caribbean”

African American Intellectual History Society Conference

Brandeis University

March 30-31, 2018


“Haiti, Martinique and the Creation of a Pan-Caribbean Identity in the Writings of Suzanne Césaire”

French Colonial Historical Society Conference

Seattle, Washington

May 31, 2018

Past Talks

"Beyond Metropole and Colony: Black Women's Citizenship in the Francophone World"

La Maison Française, New York University

February 1, 2018


"Autobiographical Selves in Didier Eribon's Returning to Reims"

The New School

Literary Studies, Eugune Lang College

October 17, 2017


"Tracing a Black Feminist International"

University of Chicago

Center for the Study of Race, Culture and Politics

March 1, 2017


"Decolonial Citizenship: African Women's Political Practices in Contested Spaces"

University of Oxford

St. Antony's College, Pavilion Room

March 9, 2017


"Coming of Age in Times of Trauma: Black Girls' Resistance in Neo-Slave Narratives"

University of Virginia

Global History of Black Girlhood Symposium

March 17 and 18 2017


"Beyond the Great Camouflage: Suzanne Césaire, Haiti and the Poetics of Caribbean Identity"

Rutgers University

Center for African Studies

March 3, 2016