Social Criticism and Political Thought

Organizing Committee 2020-21: Shuk Ying Chan, Sonny Kim, Jade Ngo, Ophelia Vedder

Social Criticism and Political Thought is a political theory student-run lecture series in which scholars from Princeton and elsewhere whose work is relevant to current events, and/or who have been involved in public life or advocacy lead a lunchtime seminar. For the year 2020-21, the series’ special emphasis is on work pertaining to the topics of racial justice, anti-racism, mass incarceration, police violence, political resistance, and immigration justice, in the US context and beyond.

To RSVP, click here.  Zoom links will be emailed before each talk.

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Myisha Cherry (University of California, Riverside)

Thu, Oct 15, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Location: Virtual
Audience: Open To Princeton students, fellows & faculty

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Briana Toole (Claremont McKenna College)

Thu, Nov 5, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Location: Virtual
Audience: Open To Princeton students, fellows & faculty

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Ashwini Vasanthakumar (Queen’s Law School)

Thu, Feb 11, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Location: TBD
Audience: Open To Princeton students, fellows & faculty

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Camisha Russell (University of Oregon)

Thu, Mar 11, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Location: TBD
Audience: Open To Princeton students, fellows & faculty

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Ayten Gündoğdu (Barnard College)

Thu, Apr 8, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Location: TBD
Audience: Open To Princeton students, fellows & faculty

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Desmond Jagmohan (University of California, Berkeley)

Thu, Apr 22, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Location: TBD
Audience: Open To Princeton students, fellows & faculty