‘Imperial Sexual Economies’
Hazel Carby, Professor Emeritus, Yale University

This year’s Raphael Samuel Memorial Lecture will take place online on Wednesday 16 June. Hazel Carby, Charles C. And Dorathea S. Dilley Professor Emeritus of African American Studies and Professor Emeritus of American Studies at Yale University, will deliver a lecture on ‘Imperial Sexual Economies’. Drawn from her most recent book, Imperial Intimacies: A Tale of Two Islands, the lecture will examine the workings of patriarchal, racialized and gendered power through the entangled lives of free women of colour and enslaved women on a Jamaican coffee plantation.

Places are free but booking is essential via Eventbrite.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *