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Methods Symposium 2016: New Approaches in Queer, Postcolonial, and Black Studies

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 9:30am to 5:30pm
Location at UMass Amherst, room to be announced
ISSR is pleased to support the English Department at UMass-Amherst's “Methods Symposium 2016” - to be held Friday, March 11, from 9:30am to 5:30pm. This symposium invites graduate students from across the humanities and social sciences whose work makes methodological interventions in queer, postcolonial, and/or black studies to join prominent scholars in a daylong discussion of the question, “What methods; why now?” Students may apply to one of the following workshop groups as described in the full event description: queer studies, postcolonial studies, or black studies (Application due date: January 29, 2016). There is no cost to participate in the workshops or to attend the public roundtable. Refreshments and a reception included.