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White Supremacy in the Age of Terror

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
What does the anthropology of white supremacy have to say about the Global War on Terror? Junaid Rana will discuss the concepts of racial becoming and racial infrastructure as part of an ethnographic description of everyday life in a working class Pakistani neighborhood in New York. More broadly this work examines how white supremacy has conjured Islam and Muslims as an object of racecraft that under current rubrics of policing solidify a wide range of law enforcement of communities of color.
Bernie Dallas Room in Goodall Hall