“China and Africa at a Crossroads: Revisiting the Legacy of Bandung Humanism” is chiefly sponsored by the Center for the Study of Social Difference (CSSD), jointly organized by the CSSD and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society (ICLS), and co-sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute (WEAI), the Heyman Center for Humanities, and the Institute for African Studies (IAS).

Free and open to the public

Please join distinguished scholars:

– Rebecca Karl (Dept. of History, NYU)

– Jamie Monson (Dept. of History, Michigan State Univ.)

-Stephanie Rupp (Anthropology, Lehman College)

– Barry Sautman (Div. of Social Science, Hong Kong Univ. of Science & Technology)

– Hairong Yan (Div. of Social Science, Hong Kong Univ. of Science & Technology)

– Duncan Yoon (Dept. of English, Univ. of Alabama)

In conversation with Columbia University faculty:

– Howard French (Columbia Journalism School)

– Stathis Gourgouris (Dept. of English and Comp Literature, Classics, and ICLS)

– Lydia H. Liu (Dept. of East Asian Lang & Cultures and ICLS)

– Mahmood Mamdani (Dept. of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies and ICLS)