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Student Event Spotlight
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- On Thursday, November 4, at 8:30 am is Exploring the Power of Mindfulness with Rajiah Williams Leong. The ERM Mindfulness is an online program designed with positive psychology insights and neuroscience research to help participants to experience the present moment with increased acceptance, nurturing curiosity and promoting collaboration.
- On Thursday, November 4, at 4 pm is Heritability and the Ancestral Present: Still & Moving Images. A conversation between Hillary Chute, preeminent scholar of comics, graphic novels and visual studies, and Elizabeth A. Povinelli on The Inheritance, Povinelli’s graphic memoir a reflection on the powers of imagined geographies, kinship, and history as these cross from the Italian Alps to the American South.
- On Friday, November 5th is Where Do We Go from Here? Revisiting Black Irish Relations and Responding to a Transnational Moment. The conference will take place on three Fridays in November in partnership with NYU’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study. The conference will run online on Friday, November 5; Friday, November 12; and Friday, November 19, from 9 am to 5 pm each day.
- From 2 to 3:15 pm, Christine Kinealy of Quinnipiac University will speak on “Two Black Women Abolitionists in Ireland, Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield and Sarah Parker Remond”. Moderated by Stephen Small, UC Berkeley.
- From 3:30 to 4:45 pm, Kim DaCosta of New York University will speak on “How the Irish Became Black: Origin Stories, Genealogies and a Usable Past”. Moderated by Liam Kennedy, University College Dublin Clinton Institute.
An eventful stage via Bwarchives