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Dr Jason Arday, 13 May 2021 - Still a lot to do: Disrupting Racism in the Academy

Title: Still a lot to do: Disrupting Racism in the Academy Abstract: The Academy still remains a site for systemic and institutional racism. Disrupting these inequitable cultures requires a state of…

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'How to write about race when you’re white? Shifting blinkers, changing audiences'

by Gauthier Marchais, Research Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies, University of SussexChaired by SJ Cooper-Knock, Lecturer in International Development at the Centre of African Studies,…

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RACE.ED Event Series - Antisemitism and the proxification of antiracism - 17 February 2021

Alana Lentin, Associate Professor of Cultural and Social Analysis at Western Sydney UniversityEvent extract from Alana Lentin:"The political utility of antisemitism today is not to illuminate…

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The Edinburgh Race Lectures: After Utoya – Sifting the wreckage of white supremacy - 16 September 2020

Join us for the third event in the Edinburgh Race Lecture series.'After Utoya – Sifting the wreckage of white supremacy' by Nasar Meer, Professor of Race, Identity and Citizenship at…

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Professor Beverly Lemire: 'Material technologies of empire: tobacco, textiles and race in everyday Scottish life'

'Material technologies of empire: tobacco, textiles and race in everyday Scottish life'A public lecture by Professor Beverly Lemire, University of Alberta The Matter of Slavery in Scotland,…

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Why does psoriasis sometimes look white?

Psoriasis is an inflammatory disorder, with a greatly increased blood flow to plaques. So why does is sometimes look white? Is there a 'white chromophore'? Or is there another explanation?

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