Gender ARC Colloquium

Gender ARC Colloquium

Gender ARC Colloquium:
The Multiracial Family and Ireland’s Mixed ‘Race’ Future                             
9.30am-1pm, October 19th 2017
Venue: MC2003, Millstream Building
 
This is a workshop format that is intended to stimulate discussion and debate amongst those for whom ‘race’ is a research theme. All are welcome – please contact Margaret.oneill@ul.ie in advance.
 
9.30: Opening Remarks by Dr Breda Gray, UL
9.40: Dr Rebecca Chiyoko King-O’Riain, Maynooth University: 'How the Irish became more than white: Mixed-race Irishness in historical and contemporary contexts'
10.10: Questions and Group Discussion
 
10.30: Coffee Break
 
11.00: Dr Chamion Caballero, London School of Economics/The Mix-d Museum: 'Mixed race projects’ in Britain, 1900-2017: Exploring assumptions and lived realities of mixed race people, couples and families'
11.30: Questions and Further Discussion
11.50: Professor Ann Phoenix, University College London: 'Transforming ‘non-normative’ experience: Living ‘mixedness’ in everyday family practices'
12.20: Questions and Further Discussion
12.40: Closing Remarks, Patti O’Malley, PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, UL