Welcome to the “Black Transnationalism and Japan” Conference, an international, digital conference examining the history of transnational exchange between Black and Japanese people around the world. This conference is hosted by the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford.
Please see http://blacktransnationaljapan.org for more details.
18:00: Welcome Back
18:05: “Epistemology of the Violets: Heuristics toward a Sensorium of Afro-Japanese Co-creativity” – Dr. Will Bridges
18:30: “Cold Japan: Grime Cyborgs in Black London” – Warren Stanislaus
18:55: “Afro-Asia as Neoliberal Intimacy: Black-Japanese Mixed-Race Experiences in Contemporary Japan” – Professor Marvin D. Sterling
19:20 - Discussant session with Dr. Mateja Kovacic, followed by Q&A
This panel will be live-streamed only, with no recorded version or slides shared after the event. Please be sure to register and attend the live event to avoid disappointment.
Thank you for your interest in the Black Transnationalism and Japan Conference.
Convenors: Dr. Natalia Doan and Professor Sho Konishi