Centre for Multidisciplinary Studies on Racism

The Centre for Multidisciplinary Studies on Racism at Uppsala University invites you to the 2017 national Racism Studies Conference, focusing on Racism and Welfare

Keynote speakers

  • Professor Philomena Essed, Critical Race, Gender and Leadership Studies,
    Antioch University.

  • Associate Professor Claudia Mosquera Rosero-Labbé, Director of the
    Department of Social Work at Universidad Nacional de Colombia.

  • Professor David Theo Goldberg, Director, Humanities Research Institute
    University of California.

Philomena Essed, Claudia Mosquera Rosero-Labbé and David Theo Goldberg

Panel discussion

  • Welfare - for whom? Racism, gender, class.

  • Racism and the Swedish model.

  • Suburbia, segregation, and the racialisation of welfare.

Workshops, round-table discsions, och seminar sessions

We welcome proposals focusing on:

  • Specific topics such as racism in health, healthcare, politics, the labour market, the housing market, and education.

  • Disciplinary perspectives such as legal, historical, sociological and linguistic perspectives on racism and welfare.

  • Theoretical perspectives, such as biopolitical, postcolonial, discourse analytical, gender theoretical, or other perspectives on racism and welfare.

Call for papers