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Racialized Police Violence in Global Perspective: 5 Key Concepts

The Pitt Global Hub and Global Studies Center present Racialized Police Violence in Global Perspective: 5 Key Concepts.

This discussion series provides students with an opportunity to think about the most recent wave of brutal police violence in the United States in a global perspective. Participants will do up to an hour of reading, viewing, or listening in advance of each conversation; there will be no structured presentations. The goal is for students who complete the series to be able to explain how racialized and militarized policing in the USA shape and are shaped by historical and contemporary global connections and processes. 

Participants will receive links to the readings, videos, or audio clips prior to each session.

Schedule:
Race - Wednesday, July 1st, 4-5:30PM
Settler Colonialism - Wednesday, July 8th, 4-5:30PM
Racial Capitalism - Wednesday, July 15th, 4-5:30PM
Transnationalism - Wednesday, July 22nd, 4-5:30PM
Policing in the USA - Wednesday, July 29th, 4-5:30PM

Once registered, participants will use the same Zoom meeting ID and password for each session.

Wednesday, July 15 at 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

More dates through July 29, 2020

Virtual Event

Racialized Police Violence in Global Perspective: 5 Key Concepts

The Pitt Global Hub and Global Studies Center present Racialized Police Violence in Global Perspective: 5 Key Concepts.

This discussion series provides students with an opportunity to think about the most recent wave of brutal police violence in the United States in a global perspective. Participants will do up to an hour of reading, viewing, or listening in advance of each conversation; there will be no structured presentations. The goal is for students who complete the series to be able to explain how racialized and militarized policing in the USA shape and are shaped by historical and contemporary global connections and processes. 

Participants will receive links to the readings, videos, or audio clips prior to each session.

Schedule:
Race - Wednesday, July 1st, 4-5:30PM
Settler Colonialism - Wednesday, July 8th, 4-5:30PM
Racial Capitalism - Wednesday, July 15th, 4-5:30PM
Transnationalism - Wednesday, July 22nd, 4-5:30PM
Policing in the USA - Wednesday, July 29th, 4-5:30PM

Once registered, participants will use the same Zoom meeting ID and password for each session.

Wednesday, July 15 at 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

More dates through July 29, 2020

Virtual Event