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Identity, Politics, and Justice

FEBRUARY 21-22, 2020

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Williman Room, Benson Center
Registration 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

REGISTRATION (8:00 - 9:00 am)
Coffee/Tea Pastries (8:30 - 9:00 am)

 

DAY 1

Session 1: Opening Address (9:00 -10:15 am)
Kristie Dotson (Michigan State University)

Session 2: Perspectives Session (10:30 am -12:00 pm)
Topic: Intersectionality and Politics

Jose Jorge Mendoza (UM Lowell)
Michael Huemer (CU Boulder)
Corwin Aragon (Cal Poly Pomona)


LUNCH (12:15 -1:45 pm)

 

Session 3: Roundtable Discussion (2:00 - 3:30 pm)
Topic: #Activism: BlackLivesMatter, MeToo, SayHerName

Kristie Dotson (Michigan State University)
Walter Benn Michaels (University of Illinois, Chicago)
Kyle Whyte (Michigan State University)
Veronica Terriquez (UC Santa Cruz)

Session 4: Closing Keynote Day 1 (3:45 - 5:00 pm)
Kyle Whyte (Michigan State University)



DAY 2

REGISTRATION (8:00 - 9:00 am)
Coffee/Tea Pastries (8:30 - 9:00 am)

Session 1: Morning Keynote Address (9:00 -10:15 am)
Keynote Speaker Veronica Terriquez (UC Santa Cruz)

Session 2: Contrasting Views (10:30 am -12:00 pm)
Topic: Identity, Politics, and Justice

Corwin Aragon (Cal Poly Pomona)
Walter Benn Michaels (University of Illinois, Chicago)


LUNCH (12:15 -1:45 pm)


Session 3: Roundtable Session (2:00 - 3:30 pm)
Topic: Immigration and the Border

Michael Huemer (CU Boulder)
Kristie Dotson (Michigan State University)
Jose Jorge Mendoza (UM Lowell)
Veronica Terriquez (UC Santa Cruz)


Session 4: Roundtable of all participants (3:45 - 5:00 pm)
Participants:
Cory Aragon
Walter Benn Michaels
Kristie Dotson
Michael Huemer
Jose Jorge Mendoza
Veronica Terriquez
Kyle Whyte

Corwin AragonCorwin Aragon

Walter Benn MichaelsWalter Benn Michaels

Kristie DotsonKristie Dotson

Michael HuemerMichael Huemer

Jose Jorge MendozaJose Jorge Mendoza

Veronica TerraquezVeronica Terriquez

Kyle WhyteKyle Whyte

Conference Directors

Erick Ramirez

Janis Davis 

Conference Sponsors

The SCU College of Arts and Sciences, the SCU Department of Philosophy