News & Events

Date: Tuesday 6th October, 2015, 13:00 - 15:00 Location: Room 12.25 Social Sciences Building Celebrating recent publications by Centre members Shirley Anne Tate, Ian Law and Shona Hunter

Date: 21 May 2015, 17:00 - 19:00 Location: Room 12.25 in the Social Sciences Building The CERS Public Lecture in celebration of the United Nations International Decade for People of African Descent, Professor Charles Mills (Northwestern University, USA)

Date: Tuesday 21 April 2015, 1:00 - 2:00pm Location: Baines Wing SR 1.14 Presenters Include: Professor (Emerita) Frances Henry, York University, Toronto, Professor Carl James, York University, Toronto, Professor Ena Dua, York University, Toronto, Professor Audrey Kobayashi, Queens University, Kingston, Professor Malinda Smith, University of Alberta, Edmonton

Date: 8th October 2014, 12:30 - 1:30 Location: Room 12.21 Social Sciences Building Bobby Sayyid This talk is based on a provocation which begins with the claim that “racism is more objected to than understood in sociology” (Hesse, 2016).  The talk goes on to question what is the object that is being objected to within the sociology of racism and what does it tell us about the nature of sociological enterprise and its relationship to the post-racial.