Symposium “Race and the Body: The Legacy of Slavery”, 5-6 Sept. 2022

Dear students and colleagues,

We are pleased to invite you to attend and participate in the sessions of the symposium “Race and the Body: The Legacy of Slavery”, organized and funded by the research project USRACEBODY, PGC2018-095687-B-I00, and the research group “Discourse and Identity” (DI-1924 ED431C, 2019/001), to be held at the Faculty of Philology of the USC on September 5-6, 2022.

The event will be exclusively onsite.

The symposium will consist of 4 plenaries and 8 shorter lectures, all followed by questions and debate.

The symposium is especially aimed at postgraduate students interested in literature and culture, although undergraduates with a special interest are also welcome.

Registration is free but required. Please find the registration form at 

Certificates will be issued to those who register and attend the sessions.

We look forward to seeing you at the event.