Schedule

The conference is open to the public.

FRIDAY, 4 DECEMBER
Maison Francaise – Columbia University

1PM  Welcome
Kaiama L. Glover, Barnard College

1:15PM Opening Remarks
David Scott, Columbia University

1:30-3:00PM Panel I – Histories
Vincent Brown, Harvard UniversityTwo Plantations: Enslaved Families in Virginia & Jamaica
Laurent Dubois & Mary Caton Lingold, Duke UniversityMusical Passage: A Voyage to 1688 Jamaica
Jennifer Morgan, New York University – Discussant

3:00-3:15PM BREAK

3:15-4:15PM Panel II – Cartographies
Kaiama L. Glover, Barnard College & Alex Gil, Columbia University In the Same Boats: Toward an Afro-Atlantic Intellectual Cartography
Ian Baucom, University of Virginia – Discussant

4:15-4:30PM BREAK

4:30-6:00PM Panel III – Narratives
Robert Antoni As Flies to Whatless Boys
Oonya Kempadoo Naniki
Kelly Baker Josephs, York College, CUNY – Discussant

6:00-6:30PM RECEPTION