Co-Sponsored Events

Courage, Commitment & Change: Conversation with IU Alum Kiese Laymon & Imbolo Mbue

Moderated by Dr. Maria E. Hamilton Abegunde

October 27, 2021
7:00pm on Zoom

On Race and Reinscription: Writing Enslaved Women into the Early Modern Archive

Presented by The Renaissance Studies Program

Lecture by Jennifer L. Morgan
Thursday, November 4, 2021, 3-5pm
Gayle Karch Cook Center Grand Hall, Maxwell Hall

The lecture will be followed by Q&A and a reception. There will also be a closed workshop with Professor Morgan in the late morning of November 5. Please contact Olimpia Rosenthal ( for further information.

The Bloomington Symposia

TBS: Migration 2021-2022

April 28-30, 2022

“The Joy of Congee: A Conversation on Food and Activism with Alice Wong and Sandy Ho”

September 30, 2021
7:00-8:00pm on Zoom

Wong and Ho will discuss food, joy, and sustenance in these times, their work as community organizers, and how that sustains them.

This event is co-sponsored by the Asian American Studies Program, the Race, Migration and Indigeneity Program, the College Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society, Department of American Studies, Department of Gender Studies, and Department of Sociology.


Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society
Schuessler Institute for Social Research
1022 E. 3rd St., Room 209,
Bloomington, IN 47405
Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm