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Race, Gender, and Justice Workshop

A two-day workshop on Race, Gender, and Justice presented by the Philosophy Department.

Friday, April 8, 2022
1:00pm – 5:00pm
Faculty Lounge, Hopkins Center
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Conferences, Lectures & Seminars

Day 1: Friday, April 8, 2022 
Faculty Lounge, Hopkins Center

1:00-2:00pm   Ayanna Spencer (University of Connecticut),Talk Title: “Mapping an Epistemological Quagmire for Criminalized Black Girl Survivors in the US.”  

2:00-2:15         Break

2:15-3:15         Adebayo Oluwayomi (ACLS Emerging Voices Fellow, Dartmouth College), Talk Title: "On Becoming an Antiracist Philosopher in a Polarized Society: Challenges and Possibilities"

3:15-3:30         Break

3:30-5:00         Panel discussion: “What can philosophy do for social justice?” Terry Guo ‘23, Ana Noriega Olazabal ‘24, Adebayo Oluwayomi, Yarran Hominh, Esther Rosario.


Saturday April 9 
Carson 60

9:00-10:00am Catherine Clune-Taylor (Princeton University), Talk Title: “Covid-19 Anti-Vaxxers, White Supremacist Suicidality and Racialized “Risk” 

10:00-10:15     Break

10:15-11:45     Student Papers:

  • Clara Pakman ’23, “Feminist Perspectives on Cognitive Science: From Computationalism to Embodiment”
  • Kristal Wong ’22, “Philosophy, Medicine, and Social Justice: The Cases of Gender and Race”


11:45-12:00     Break

12:00-1:00       Tina Botts (Visiting Scholar, Dartmouth College), Talk Title: “Is the U.S. Constitution an Anti-Racist Document?” 



As part of our commitment to social justice, the philosophy department is developing a 5-year series of public lectures on Race, Gender and Justice. For more information, please visit our website: https://philosophy.dartmouth.edu/menufeature/news-events/lecture-series/race-gender-and-justice-lecture-series

Funded by the Mark J. Byrne 1985 Fund in Philosophy, which is an endowment established in 1996 to help support the study of philosophy at Dartmouth College.
Co-sponsored by the Leslie Center for the Humanities.

Details about Dartmouth College Health & Safety policies are available HERE.

For more information, contact:
Prof Peter Lewis

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.