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 (Antioch University)

  • Professor Santiago Castro-Gomez (Universidad Santo Tomás de Bogotá)

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