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The 2021 CRPLA Virtual Conference

24th-26th June 2021

“Blood on the Leaves / And Blood at the Roots”:

Reconsidering Forms of Enslavement and Subjection across Disciplines

 

24th-26th June 2021

Conference at the University of Warwick, Coventry, UK

Funded by the University of Warwick Centre for Philosophy, Literature and the Arts (CRPLA), The Institute of Advanced Study (IAS), The Humanities Research Centre (HRC), the Environmental Humanities Network (EHN), the Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies (YPCCS), the Department of English and Comparative Studies, the Department of Philosophy, the British Comparative Literature Association (BCLA) and The Royal Historical Society (RHS).

 

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Professor Kaiama L. Glover (Columbia University)

Professor Joseph Osei (Fayetteville State University)

Dr Monique Allewaert (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Dr Ekaette Ikpe (King’s College London)

 

You are all warmly invited to the 2021 CRPLA conference entitled “Blood on the Leaves/And Blood at the Roots”: Reconsidering Forms of Enslavement and Subjection across Disciplines will take place in a synchronous and asynchronous format this week:

 

  • Recorded Presentations will be available on MS Teams from 21st June 9 am BST until 27th June 6 pm BST (Including Artistic Performances, one of which is by the ANAMNESIS-K Dance Company (Guadeloupe), see bio here, their performance is entitled KEPONE DUST, see context here)
  • Live panels via Zoom will take place 24th-26th June.

 

Registration is still open, please follow this link here and please see the Conference Programme and Book of Abstracts here.


24th-26th June 2021

University of Warwick