Gayatri Spivak: "Writing on Dubois: A Work in Progress"

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Date & Time: 
Friday, April 15, 2016
12:15pm to 2:00pm

Center for Race Philosophy & Social Justice Speaker Series
Gayatri Spivak, Columbia University
University Professor

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak is University Professor, and a founding member of the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society.  B.A. English (First Class Honors), Presidency College, Calcutta, 1959.  Ph.D. Comparative Literature, Cornell University, 1967. D. Litt, University of Toronto, 1999; D. Litt, University of London, 2003; D. Hum, Oberlin College, 2008; D. Honoris Causa, Universitat Roveri I Virgili,  2011; D. Honoris Causa, Rabindra Bharati, 2012; Kyoto Prize in Thought and Ethics, 2012; Padma Bhushan 2013; D.Honoris Causa, Univeridad Nacional de San Martin, 2013; D. Litt, University of St. Andrews, 2014; D. Honoris Causa, Paris VIII, 2014; Presidency University, 2014; D. Hum, Yale University, 2015; D. Litt, University of Ghana-Legon, 2015.


754 Schermerhorn Ext.
Morningside Campus, Columbia University
Events Co-Sponsored with: The Institute for Research in African-American Studies and Heyman Center for the Humanities | Society of Fellows in the Humanities