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Join us on Thursday, June 1st, 2023, for the Black Studies/ Science Studies: A Science of the Word Conference by registering here. Zoom registration and webinar link is also available here for those who cannot attend in person.
Keynote Address @ 5:30pm, Dr. Calvin Warren, Emory University

12:00PM - 12:20PM: Introductory Remarks

12:30PM - 1:30PM: Panel 1 - Towards a Revolutionary STEM

Imani Howard, Doctoral Student, Philosophy, UCSD, J'anna Lue, Doctoral Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UCB, Mehra Gharibian, Professor, Ethnic Studies, Merced College

1:30PM - 2:30PM: Panel 2 - Dark Matter and the Field of Sense

Morgan Slade, Doctoral Candidate, Comparative Literature, UCI Victor Peterson II. Research Fellow, Institute for the Stud of Global, Racial Justice, Rutgers University, John Murillo, Professor, African American Studies, UCI

2:30PM - 3:00PM: Lunch

3:00PM - 4:00PM: Panel 3 - Wynterian Humanisms

Isaiah Rivera, Doctoral Student, African & African Diaspora Studies,UTAustin, Morinade Stevenson, Doctoral Student, Philosophy, Emory University, Randy Felder, Doctoral Student, History, UCI

4:00PM - 5:00PM: Panel 4 - Blackness Against the Human

Vincent Perez. Doctoral Candidate. Theater. Dance & Performance, Studies. UCB, Ignacio Evans, Doctoral Candidate, Communications, UCSD, Michael Cordova, Researcher, African & African Diaspora Studies, UTAustin

7PM: Reception

Co-sponsored event by: UCI Center of Medical Humanities, UCI Comparative Literature, and UCI Critical Theory