Lecture: February 7, 4 p.m.
Cramer Hall 124
As part of PSU’s annual “Canada Days” events, the Portland Center for Public Humanities and Canadian Studies present Renisa Mawani “Specters of Indigeneity in British Indian Migration, 1914″ “‘Specters of Indigeneity’ focuses on the 1914 Vancouver arrival of the Komagata Maru, a Japanese steamship carrying 376 Punjab migrants, to track the changing conceptions of Indigeneity appropriated and deployed in early 20th century legal struggles over British Indian migration to Canada.”
Renisa Mawani is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of British Columbia.
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