SOSA Speakers Series

Fall 2018

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

Dr. Jeremy Schmidt

WATER OUT OF PLACE:  Energy, empire, and 'wasted' resources in Alberta

2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
McCain, Room 1116
 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30

Dr. Smadar Lavie

Single Mothers of color, Bureaucratic Torture, and the Divinity of the Nation-State

 

Abstract
7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Kenneth Rowe 1016
 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2

Dr. Daniel Tubb

Simulacra of extraction: Transforming cocaine with gold in Colombia

2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
McCain, Room 1116
 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9

Dr. Ted Rutland

Displacing Blackness: Power, Planning, and Race in Twentieth-century Halifax

2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
McCain, Room 1116
Co-sponsored with the Canadian Studies Program.  
 

 

Winter 2019

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25

Dr. Holly Pelvin

YOU DON'T MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO BE ARRESTED: The Punitive disruption of arrest and detention

2:30 p.m.
McCain, Room 1116
 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Dr. Ross Boyd

AI IN SOCIOLOGY-SOCIOLOGY IN AI

2:30 p.m.
McCain, Room 1116
 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12

Mr. Timothy Bryan

Policing Hate: Race, Diversity and the Politics of Hate Crime Response.

11:30 a.m.
McCain, Room 1116
 
 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15

Dr. Ciara Bracken-Roche

Policing the skies: Navigating regulation and deployment in the Canadian dronescape.

2:30 p.m.
McCain, Room 1116
 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6

Dr. Smadar Lavie

The War on Gaza and Mizrahi Feminism

7:00 p.m.
Room W204, Weldon Law Building