‘centring race in history’- next ICR conference

In partnership with MONITORacism magazine at the European University Institute in Florence, the ICR’s next annual conference focuses on the theme, ‘Centring Race in History: Antiquity to the Present’. The conference will be online, and will take place from 24-26 November 2020. To facilitate participation from Africa, Asia, the Americas, and Europe, the event will begin at 14.00 British Standard Time each day.

Keynotes for the conference will be delivered by Professor Geraldine Heng, University of Texas at Austin, Dr Kennetta Hammond Perry, Director, Stephen Lawrence Research Centre, De Montfort, and Professor Satnam Virdee, University of Glasgow, who will give the inaugural PKC Millins Lecture.

The Call for Papers will be published imminently.

Image: “Bust of Herodotus. 2nd century AD. Roman copy after a Greek original. On display along the portico of the Stoa of Attalus, which houses the Ancient Agora Museum in Athens. Picture by Giovanni Dall’Orto, November 9 2009.” Wikimedia Commons