New Geographies: Studies in Postcoloniality and Globalization Conference

Event Date(s): 24/03/2011 - 26/03/2011

Location: Daaga Hall

The UWI Department of Liberal Arts collaborates with the Institute of Gender and Development Studies (IGDS), to host the New Geographies: Studies in Postcoloniality and Globalization Conference, from 24th-26th March, 2011.  The New Geographies Conference works with a more flexible understanding of postcolonial studies which can reveal new perspectives on the ideological, political and socio-cultural dimensions of the contemporary world order.

The keynote speakers at the conference include Professor Arjun Appadurai, Senior Advisor for Global Initiatives at The New School, New York City; and Gisèle Pineau, acclaimed author. There will also be film screenings by Guy DesLauriers and Professor Patricia Mohammed, followed by a post-screening Q&A session.  

Please click here to find out more, or contact 662-2002 ext 3039 or postcolandglobal@gmail.com.

Open to: | General Public | Staff | Student | Alumni |


  • Alana Gois, Conference Coordinator

  • Tel.: 662-2002 ext 3039