2021 Inaugural Morelli Colloquy  |  Resources and References


Opening Keynote Conversation: Dr. Tiffany N. Florvil and Professor Natsu Taylor Saito

·         Mobilizing Black Germany: Afro-German Women and the Making of a Transnational Movement, Tiffany N. Florvil, 2020.


First Panel Discussion: Professor Jeannie Bell, Dr. Manuela Boatcă, Professor Matthew L.M. Fletcher

·         Modernity and Ambivalence, Zygmunt Bauman,  1993.

·         “The Social Sciences, Epistemic Violence, and the Problem of the 'Invention of the Other,'" Santiago Castro-Gómez, trans. Desiree A. Martin, in Nepantla: Views from South (Duke University Press) Volume 3, Issue 2, 2002.

·         “Coloniality of Power and Eurocentrism in Latin America,” Aníbal Quijano, in International Sociology, 2000, Volume 15, Issue 2.

·         “Rethinking Jews and Muslims: Quincentennial Reflections,” https://merip.org/1992/09/rethinking-jews-and-muslims, 1992.

·         "1492: A New World View," Sylvia Wynter in Race, Discourse, and the Origin of the Americas: A New World View. Ed. Sylvia Wynter, Vera Lawrence Hyatt, and Rex Nettleford, 1995.

·         “Gender and Environmental History,” Carolyn Merchant in Journal of American History, Volume 76, Issue 4, 1990.

·         Inter-imperiality: Vying Empires, Gendered Labor, and the Literary Arts of Alliance, Laura Doyle, 2020

·         Policing Hatred: Law Enforcement, Civil Rights, and Hate Crime, Jeannine Bell, 2002

·         Anishinaabe-Gaganoozh, (comic book), Matthew L.M. Fletcher, https://turtletalk.files.wordpress.com/2021/04/anishinaabe-gaganoozh-comic-book.pdf, 2021.

·         McGirt v. Oklahoma, https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/19pdf/18-9526_9okb.pdf, 2020.

·         Police: A Field Guide, David Correia, 2018.


Second Panel Discussion: Professor Sahar Aziz, Dr. Chandra Frank, Dr. Khary Oronde Polk

·         The Racial Muslim: When Racism Quashes Religious Freedom, Sahar Aziz, (August) 2021.

·         Showing Our Colors: Afro-German Women Speak Out, May Ayim, 1986.

·         Last of the Conquerors, William Gardner Smith, 1948.

·         “Identity Crisis,” Sahar Aziz, https://saharaziz.medium.com/identity-crisis-dcacd9a45cba, 2021.


Closing Conversation: Professor Emily Houh, Professor Kristin Kalsem, Dr. Sunnie Rucker-Chang

·         Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants, Robin Wall Kimmerer, 2013.

·         “Words to Say it: The Racial Characterization of the Field Survey to Writing,” Sarah Mazouz, The Politics of the Survey, Ethnographic Trials, 2008.

·         International Law and Empire: Historical Explorations, Martti Koskenniemi, Walter Rech, and Manuel Jiménez Fonseca, 2017.

·         Racial Formation in the United States, Michael Omi, 1986.

·         Female Subjectivity in African American Women’s Narratives of Enslavement: Beyond Borders, L. Myles, 2009.