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Global Red Power: A Theoretical History

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:15pm

Stiteler Hall
Silverstein Forum
208 S. 37th Street
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania's Political Theory Workshop Presents:

Glen Sean Coulthard, University of British Columbia
"Global Red Power: A Theoretical History"

Glen Coulthard (PhD – University of Victoria) is a member of the Yellowknives Dene First Nation and an Associate Professor in the First Nations and Indigenous Studies Program and the Department of Political Science at the University of British Columbia. Glen has written and published numerous articles and chapters in the areas of Indigenous thought and politics, contemporary political theory, and radical social and political thought. Glen’s book, Red Skin, White Masks: Rejecting the Colonial Politics of Recognition (University of Minnesota Press), was released in August 2014 to critical acclaim. His co-edited book, Recognition versus Self-Determination: Dilemmas of Emancipatory Politics, was released in spring 2014 by UBC Press.

Zachary Smith will serve as discussant. Event organized by Archana Kaku & Gabe Salgado, Graduate Coordinators, 2017-2018 UPenn Political Theory Workshop Series.

For more information, see the Political Science Department's Political Science Workshops.