Race and the De/Post/Anti-Colonial Middle Ages

When:
October 29, 2018 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
2018-10-29T12:30:00-05:00
2018-10-29T13:30:00-05:00
Where:
408 Tier Building, University of Manitoba
Tier
173 Dafoe Rd W, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2M9
Canada
Cost:
Free
Race and the De/Post/Anti-Colonial Middle Ages
A public lecture by
Dorothy Kim, Brandeis University

 

Dorothy Kim teaches Medieval Literature at Brandeis University. Her research focuses on race, gender, digital humanities, medieval women’s literary cultures, medievalism, Jewish/Christian difference, book history, digital media, and the alt-right. A prolific scholar, Professor Kim has, among many other projects, two books, The Alt-Medieval: Digital Whiteness and Medieval Studies and Decolonize the Middle Ages, forthcoming with ArcPress, and a co-edited volume (with Kimberly Coles), A Cultural History of Race in the Renaissance and Early Modern Age (1350-1550) forthcoming with Bloomsbury.