Race, Empire, Power and the Colour-line in International Politics

This seminar is designed to present an opening salvo in an on-going series of events
to debate the theoretical and empirical parameters of the racial, imperialist and
power dynamics of the historical and contemporary domestic and global colour-line.

Dr Mark Ledwidge, Canterbury Christ Church University
“African Americans’ Colonialism and White Power”

Professor Ronen Palan, City University London
“Institutional Legacies and Empires”

Professor Robert Vitalis, University of Pennsylvania
“White World Order, Black Power Politics”

Wednesday 9th December 2015, 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm in A110, College Building

Keynote Lecture
Dr Robert Vitalis, University of Pennsylvania
Author of “White World Order, Black Power Politics.
The Birth of American International Relations” 
(Cornell University Press, 2015)

Wednesday 9th December 2015, 5.30 pm – 7.00 pm in A130, College Building
followed by Wine Reception, Great Hall Foyer

All Welcome.  Free to attend, but please register your place(s).