Who belongs in the United States? What really is a border? Can we get along peacefully with a culturally different person without in some way assimilating him or her into our culture? These were just some of the thought-provoking questions asked at the first event of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity’s (CSCRE) discussion series.
Sean Eversley Bradwell, assistant professor in the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE), believes in the saying, “The more I learn, the less I know.” He constructs his classes based on that philosophy, walking into classrooms as a coparticipant in the learning process. “I don’t teach what I know; I teach what I want to learn,” he says. “That’s what keeps my classes fresh and exciting.”
ITHACA, NY — A presentation on “Race and Indo-Caribbean Immigration in the Poetry of David Dabydeen” will be held at Ithaca College on Monday, Nov. 16. The free public talk by Anjali Nerlekar, assistant professor of English, is scheduled for 7 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.
Nerlekar’s areas of research include South Asian literature and culture — with...
Posted on behalf of Dean Tanya Saunders, Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies.
Asma Barlas, professor of politics and director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, recently spent a week at the University of Utrecht as a visiting scholar (October 24-November 1). The invitation came from the Netherlands Research School for Theology and Religious Studies (NOSTER), Faculty of Humanities (Theology and Religious Studies and Gender Studies) and several women's groups, including Al-Nisa, the Dutch Muslim women’s organization, and the Oecumenical Women's Synod.
ITHACA, NY — A campaigner for the rights of domestic workers will speak at Ithaca College on Monday, Oct. 12, as part of a yearlong discussion series on “Race and Immigration.” Titled “Domestic Workers Organizing at the Intersection of Crisis and Recovery,” the free public talk by Joycelyn Gill-Campbell will be held at 7 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert...