Digital Dialogue Five | Cultural Heritage, Colonialism and Human Rights

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March 8, 2021
3:30PM - 5:00PM
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Add to Calendar 2021-03-08 15:30:00 2021-03-08 17:00:00 Digital Dialogue Five | Cultural Heritage, Colonialism and Human Rights ACCESSIBILITY: This event will have live, human captioning provided by PRI Court Reporting. Do you require an accommodation to participate in an event? If so, select yes on the RSVP webform(s) and email globalartsandhumanities@osu.edu. Requests made two weeks before the event will generally allow us to coordinate seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date. DIALOGUE FIVE | March 8, 3:30-5 p.m. on Zoom Cultural Heritage, Colonialism and Human Rights The Society of Fellows Digital Dialogues series brings together artists, scholars and activists working in a range of disciplines aligning with our current theme of Human Rights: Pasts and Futures. Areas of expertise include studies in art, performance and activism; critical human rights; disability; incarceration; Indigeneity; environmental justice; intersectional rhetorics; migrant and refugee rights; race and citizenship; and sexuality, among others. Dialogue five considers the cultural and environmental impacts of colonialism as these affect human rights and communal flourishing. Panelists will examine different styles of colonial violence and the cultural change and contestation that result as indigenous and local communities defend their autonomy. They will especially consider the tension between framing culture and nature as “heritage” and maintaining viable lifeworlds for communities. How has the decolonizing turn across disciplines helped us to interpret these situations? Presenters Mary Hufford (GAHDT Visiting Senior Scholar, Center for Folklore Studies, Ohio State) Sarah Van Beurden (Associate Professor, Departments of History/African and African American Studies, Ohio State) Michelle Wibbelsman (Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Ohio State) Moderator Dorothy Noyes (Professor, Departments of English and Comparative Studies, Ohio State) Download Digital Dialogues poster Zoom Global Arts and Humanities globalartsandhumanities@osu.edu America/New_York public

ACCESSIBILITY: This event will have live, human captioning provided by PRI Court Reporting. Do you require an accommodation to participate in an event? If so, select yes on the RSVP webform(s) and email globalartsandhumanities@osu.edu. Requests made two weeks before the event will generally allow us to coordinate seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date.


DIALOGUE FIVE | March 8, 3:30-5 p.m. on Zoom
Cultural Heritage, Colonialism and Human Rights

The Society of Fellows Digital Dialogues series brings together artists, scholars and activists working in a range of disciplines aligning with our current theme of Human Rights: Pasts and Futures. Areas of expertise include studies in art, performance and activism; critical human rights; disability; incarceration; Indigeneity; environmental justice; intersectional rhetorics; migrant and refugee rights; race and citizenship; and sexuality, among others.

Dialogue five considers the cultural and environmental impacts of colonialism as these affect human rights and communal flourishing. Panelists will examine different styles of colonial violence and the cultural change and contestation that result as indigenous and local communities defend their autonomy. They will especially consider the tension between framing culture and nature as “heritage” and maintaining viable lifeworlds for communities. How has the decolonizing turn across disciplines helped us to interpret these situations?

Presenters

  • Mary Hufford (GAHDT Visiting Senior Scholar, Center for Folklore Studies, Ohio State)

  • Sarah Van Beurden (Associate Professor, Departments of History/African and African American Studies, Ohio State)

  • Michelle Wibbelsman (Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Ohio State)

Moderator

  • Dorothy Noyes (Professor, Departments of English and Comparative Studies, Ohio State)

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