DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES | Omar Ribeiro Thomaz | Fevereiro 26, 2020

O projeto “The Colour of Labour” presenta mais uma “Distinguished Lecture” Baralhando “raças” no país dos outros: a reprodução da fragilidade no Moçambique tardo-colonial OMAR RIBEIRO THOMAZ (Unicamp) Dia 26 de Fevereiro 2020 17h30 Sala Polivalente, ICS-ULisboa  

Seminário de Investigação em História do Colonialismo | Janeiro 7, 2020 | Lisboa

O Seminário de Investigação em História do Colonialismo (sécs. XIX-XX) – organizado por o Instituto de História Contemporânea da Universidade Nova de Lisboa – pretende constituir-se como um espaço de discussão informal e aberto em que investigadores/as possam apresentar e debater as suas pesquisas (em curso ou já concluídas) sobre qualquer aspecto da história do … Continued

AAA-CASCA 2019 | November 20-24, 2019 | Vancouver

Changing Climates: Struggle, Collaboration, and Justice A joint Canadian Anthropology Society and American Anthropological Association conference November 20-24, Vancouver   “Changing Climates / Changer d’air”: AAA and CASCA are collaborating for the first time to host the 2019 Annual Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Executive Program Committee invites anthropologists and their collaborators to examine … Continued

Forced labour and migration | July, 15-17 2019 | Fiji

Forced Labour & Migration: Past, Present & Future Global Girmit Institute July, 15-17 2019, Laukota, Fiji   This trans-disciplinary conference will focus on two forms of post-slavery forced labour: Pacific Labour trade Blackbirding, and the Indian Indenture system. The conference will bring together national and international scholars and social justice activists to share research insights … Continued

Session | “Photography and Indentured Labour” | ICS-ULisbon | November 5, 2019

The session “Photography and Indentured Labour” is part of the international workshop “Imagined Pasts: Colonialism, Photography and Archives” organized by Maria José Lobo Antunes, Inês Ponte, Filipa Lowndes Vicente at ICS-ULisboa in Lisbon, Portugal, between 4 and 5 November 2019. 5 November 2019 16h15-17h15 Photographs of Coolies: Colonialism and Visual Construction of Indentured Indians by … Continued

DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES | MARTIN DUSINBERRE | October 31, 2019

The Colour of Labour “Distinguished Lecture Series” presents: “The changing face of labour between Hawai’i, Japan, and colonial Taiwan” MARTIN DUSINBERRE (University of Zurich) This paper examines one of the most iconic images of the first Japanese sugar labourers to Hawai‘i, painted by Joseph D. Strong in 1885. Now preserved in a private collection in … Continued