Critical Race Hackathon

AUSTRALIAN CRITICAL RACE & WHITENESS STUDIES ASSOCIATION WITH THE SUPPORT OF THE ALFRED DEAKIN INSTITUTE FOR CITIZENSHIP & GLOBALISATION

Event flyer

10 September 2019 1-4pm

A team of scholar-activists will facilitate a workshop for PhD candidates, ECRs and senior scholars in collaboration with representatives from community organisations to develop an online glossary/wiki for key terms in critical race scholarship in Australia. The event is designed for those familiar with and working in critical race scholarship, offering a way to bring together researchers and practitioners to collaborate in an engaging way and to support increasing interest in decolonial research methods in the Australian social sciences.

Themes to be explored include:

  • The deployment of race in Australia
  • Settler colonialism, race & decoloniality
  • Race as epsitemology/ontology
  • Critical intersections of race, gender, sexuality, religion, ability…
  • Critical race work in practice
  • Using CRT in antiracism

To apply send an email to publicity@acrawsa.org.au with a short paragraph on how you use Critical Race in your work by August 19. Please include your dietary requirements. The event is intended for participants who have a working knowledge of critical race terminology and wish to extend their knowledge through discussion with others. The organisers will notify participants by August 23 whether they have been offered a place to attend.

For more information about the Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Association, please visit: https://acrawsa.org.au/