Migration and the Humanities conference

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Seminar

Migration and the Humanities: A Conference

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Piper Auditorium, Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy Street | 6:00pm

Introduction by

Drew Gilpin Faust
Harvard University

Homi Bhabha
Harvard University

Reading by

Junot Díaz
Novelist

Conversation with

Junot Díaz

Parul Sehgal
New York Times Book Critic

Homi Bhabha


Friday, February 9, 2018

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street

Opening Remarks

10:00am-10:30am

Identity and Dignity

10:30am–12:45pm

Kwame Anthony Appiah
Princeton University

Veena Das
Johns Hopkins University

Uday Mehta
The Graduate Center, CUNY

Tommie Shelby
Harvard University

Homi Bhabha
Harvard University

Survival and Security

2:00pm–4:15pm

Inderpal Grewal
Yale University

Nicole Guidotti-Hernández
University of Texas, Austin

Bernard Harcourt
Columbia University

Lisa Lowe
Tufts University

John Hamilton
Harvard University

Free and open to the public. Seating is limited.