Yarimar Bonilla: The Wait of Disaster: Hurricanes and the Politics of Recovery in Puerto Rico, Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 3:30–5:30pm, Humanities 2, Room 259

October 29, 2017

By , Associate Professor, Anthropology 

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The Humanities Institute's Research Cluster on Race, Violence, Inequality and the Anthropocene is pleased to announce a public talk by Dr. Yarimar Bonilla (Rutgers University) on Puerto Rico, U.S. colonialism, and the politics of environmental disaster.

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bonilla-80Dr. Yarimar Bonilla is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Latino/Caribbean Studies at Rutgers University. Her research focuses on the colonial logics of sovereignty and on questions of race, citizenship, and nation across the Americas. Dr. Bonilla is the author of Non-Sovereign Futures: French Caribbean Politics in the Wake of Disenchantment (University of Chicago Press, 2015).

 

This free, public event is co-sponsored by the Center for Emerging Worlds, the Anthropology Department, and the Chicano Latino Research Center.

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