Workshop: Reemerging Racism – Geneaology, Mediations and Contestations
Reemerging Racism – Geneaology, Mediations and Contestations
June 6 2019; Senatssal, JLU Hauptgebäude, Ludwigstraße 23
On June 6th there will take place a workshop on “Reemerging Racism – Genealogies, Mediations and Contestations”. The contributions will cover a broad range of topics from antisemitism to colonial racism and current questions of affect politics. The Workshop will take place at Senatssaal, JLU Hauptgebäude, Ludwigstraße 23.
Welcome and Introduction
9:30 - 9:45 am
Regina Kreide (Justus Liebig University Giessen)
Genealogies of Racism
9:45 am - 12:45 pm
Carolyn Eichner (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) - Racializing the Figure of ‘The Jew’: 19th-Century French Feminists and Empire.
Greta Olson (Justus Liebig University Giessen) - Comparing Racisms in Germany and the United States – Ethnosexism versus White Fragility and Colorblindness.
Ana Ivasiuc (Justus Liebig University Giessen) - Security and Racist Capitalism: Shifts in The Moral Genealogies of Antigypsyism in Italy.
12:45 - 2:00 pm
Mediations of Intersectionality
2:00 - 5:00 pm
Ina Kerner (University of Koblenz) - Legacies of Colonial Racism
Karin Stoegner (University of Vienna) - Antisemitism as an Intersectional Ideology
Sebastian Manuel Garbe (Justus Liebig University Giessen) - Reemerging Indianthusiasm – Challenging “Positive Racisms” and the Quest for Antiracist Horizons of Solidarity
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Challenges in Law, Culture, and Society
5:30 - 7:30 pm
Huub van Baar (Justus Liebig University Giessen) - Producing Irregular European Citizens: Racialization and the Differentiation of Citizenship
Jule Govrin (University of Flensburg) - Vulnerability vs. Sovereignty? New Reactionary Rhetoric and Affect Politics in Post-democratic Times