Keynote Speakers 

Orlando Patterson, John Cowles Professor of Sociology, Harvard University

Saidiya Hartman, Professor, English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University

Deborah Kamen, Associate Professor, Classics, University of Washington

Organizers

Liv Mariah Yarrow, Associate Professor, Classics, Brooklyn College and Graduate Center, CUNY

Tristan Husby, PhD Candidate, Classics, Graduate Center, CUNY

Lisa Del Sol, PhD Candidate, English, Columbia University

Thomas DeAngelis, PhD Candidate, American Studies, University of Minnesota

Conference Coordinator

Jessica (Jesi) Taylor, Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow and Philosophy Major, Brooklyn College, CUNY

Co-Coordinators

Teanu Reid, PhD Candidate, History, Yale University  (Volunteer Coordinator)

Francesco Asano, Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow and Philosophy Major, Brooklyn College, CUNY (Poster Session Moderator)

This conference is sponsored by the The Ethyle R. Wolfe Institute for the Humanities at Brooklyn College, CUNY