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 https://forms.office.com/r/cFJY5hJZf1 

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

We look forward to seeing you at the event.