Lecture by Tiffany King: Orogenies and Sound Waves: Beyond Black Ecologies of Mastery
Jan 19, 2022
The University of California, Berkeley
Rhetoric Department Presents
Cosponsored by the International Consortium of Critical Theory Programs
OROGENIES AND SOUND WAVES:
BEYOND BLACK ECOLOGIES OF MASTERY
Wednesday, February 9
Tiffany King is associate professor of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of Virginia. King’s work is animated by abolitionist and decolonial traditions within Black Studies and Native/Indigenous Studies. She is the author of The Black Shoals: Offshore Formations of Black and Native Studies (Duke University Press, 2020) which won the Lora Romero First Book Prize. King is working on a forthcoming book project tentatively titled Alchemies of Flesh: Decolonial and Abolitionist Nows.
The lecture will be followed by Q&A.