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The 18th Annual Harvard Graduate Student Conference on International History (Con-IH)

The Pacific in the World - Panel 1: The Black Pacific


March 23, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Lower Level Conference Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
March 23, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Lower Level Conference Room, Adolphus Busch Hall

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9:30 a.m. -10:00 a.m. - Light Breakfast

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Graduate Student Presentations

Contingently White: Queensland in Imperial, Transnational and Regional Context, 1859-1914

  • Presenter: Thanasis Kinais, Northeastern University
  • Commentator: Philip J. Deloria, Professor of History, Harvard University

Engaging the Black Pacific: Vietnamese Decolonization, the French Foreign Legion, and the Palimpsestic Life of Racialized Sexualities

  • Presenter: Justin Phan, University of California, Riverside
  • Commentator: Evyn Lê Espirtu, Graduate Student, University of California, Berkeley

"Set Your Blackness Free!" Bob Maza, Barbara Ann Teer, and Afro-Aboriginal Solidarity of the 1970s

  • Presenter: Alex Carter, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Commentator: Toussaint Losier, Assistant Professor at University of Massachusetts, Amherst W.E.B. DuBois Department of Afro-American Studies

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm – Lunch


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