Join the Race Inequality & Policy Initiative and American Ethnic Studies (AES) in the Piccolo Hall conference room for a monthly Faculty Research Workshop where faculty present their WORKING projects on a topic associated with race, inequality or policy (interpreted BROADLY). The first 30 minutes of the session will be dedicated to the presentation and the second half will be dedicated to a lively discussion. Presenters are NOT expected to submit a paper before the presentation. Lunch will be provided.

February 24, 2023 from 12:30 – 1:30 

Presentation by Timothy Gitzen (Anthropology)

“The Erasure of ‘Home’: Queer Affective Labor in Pandemic South Korea”

March 31, 2023 from 12:30 – 1:30

             Slot Available-Sign up HERE

April 21, 2023 from 12:30 – 1:30

            Presentation by Tess Wise (Politics) 

“Racial Capitalism and the American Political Economy: Expanding the Study of White

Supremacy in Business and Finance”