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Join us for this timely conversation with Dr. Bianca Williams and FIU’s Dr. Alexandra Cornelius on navigating emotional wellness through the structures of oppression in higher education. Inspired by more than a hundred student-led protests during the Movement for Black Lives, Plantation Politics and Campus Rebellions examines how campus rebellions—and university responses to them—expose the racialized inequities at the core of higher education. Plantation politics are embedded in the [...]

February

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Katie Rainwater is a visiting instructor in FIU’s Global Sociocultural Studies department where she teaches Societies in the World and Research Methods. She is interested in labor and food systems in South and Southeast Asia. Her current research project explores the incorporation of small farmers and workers into the export-driven shrimp industries of Bangladesh and Thailand. Her research on guestworker programs in Southeast Asia has appeared in Work, Employment and Society [...]