When: March 7-8 2013
Andrea Smith, a scholar and social activist, presents three lectures about negotiating relationships between scholarship, activism, politics, ethnic and gender identities, violence and colonialism. Thursday, March 7, from noon to 1:30 p.m.: "Surviving and Thriving in Academia as a Scholar-Activist," in the Student Union Copper Room, 1303 E. University Blvd; and from 5:30 to 7 p.m., "Against Ethnographic Entrapment: Queering the Politics of Settler Self-Reflexivity," Center for Creative Photography, 1030 N. Olive Road; a reception follows in the west lobby patio of the School of Music, next door. Friday, March 8, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.: "Accountability is Decolonial," John Valenzuela Youth Center, 1550 S. Sixth Ave. This talk is part of a launch party for the blog MalintZINE. Visit malintzine.com to RSVP and for more information.