QDFCT Lecture series | "Die Haitianische Revolution – queer gelesen"
von 16:00 bis 18:00
|Wo||Philosophikum II, Building E, R. 207|
Jeanette Ehrmann (Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen)
The lecture series “Queer and Feminist Approaches in the Study of Coloniality and Racism” organized by the Research Network in Queer Studies, Decolonial Feminisms and Cultural Transformations (QDFCT) continues this semester with three more presentations. With the support of Frauen- und Gleichstellungsbeauftragte of JLU, Jeanette Ehrmann (Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen) will hold the second lecture of the series, "Die Haitianische Revolution – queer gelesen" in E207, Philosophikum II, on the 23rd of January.
Jeanette Ehrmann is a postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Political Science at the Justus Liebig University Giessen and an associate member of INPUTS, Institut für postkoloniale und transkulturelle Studien at the University of Bremen. Previously, she was a fellow at the Hanover Institute of Philosophical Research (FIPH), a research associate at the Frankfurt Research Center for Postcolonial Studies (FRCPS) at the Cluster of Excellence „The Formation of Normative Orders“, a member of the Franco-German Collège doctoral „Normes et constructions sociales“ at Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and a visiting scholar at Université d‘État d‘Haïti and at Oxford University. Her research interests include modern political thought, post- and decolonial theories, Afro-Caribbean philosophy and feminist theory. Her PhD thesis „Tropes of Freedom. The Haitian Revolution and the Decolonization of the Political“ reconstructed practices and ideas of agency, autonomy and emancipation in the Haitian Revolution. Her current research project seeks to develop a decolonial critique of neoliberalism.
***The presentation will be in German***
***The location of this event has been changed to E207, Phil II***