Conference Program


14 January 2021




Image provided by Jess Pearson

Time zone WAT/CET
15:15 - 16:30
BLACK MIGRATION AND INFRASTRUCTURAL VIOLENCE
15:15 - 15:30
Ingy Higazy
From EurAfrica to EuroMed: Infrastructures of Violence and Containment in the Mediterranean Sea
15:30 - 15:45
Huda Tayob
Black Infrastructures and Planned Violence
15:45 - 16:00
Irene Peano
Spectres of Eurafrica in an Italian agroindustrial enclave: (Post)colonial infrastructures of labour and migration containment
16:00 - 16:10
Chair and Respondent: Bilgin Ayata
16:10 - 17:30
Discussion with Q & A
 
16:30 - 16:50 Break 
16:50 - 17:10: Film Screening: The Lands of My Father An Algerian woman in the USSR (documentary, 20 mins, Walid Benkhaled and Natalya Vince, 2020)
http://generation-independence.com/the-lands-of-my-father.html
 
17:10 - 18:50
TRANSFORMING INFRASTRUCTURE OTHERWISE 

17:10 - 17:25
Cady Gonzalez
Urban Natures: River Rehabilitation and State-building in Addis Ababa Ethiopia
17:25 - 17:40
Liza Cirolia
Development by default’: the historical trajectory of heterogenous and multi-scalar infrastructure configurations in Kisumu Kenya
17:40 - 17:55
Tara Weber
Beyond Botany: Reimagining the Colonial Hothouse for New Notions of Cultivation and Preservation
17:55 - 18:05
Chair and Respondent: Edgar Pieterse
18:05 - 18:25
Discussion with Q&A

18:25 - 18:55 Break

18:55 - 20:10

Keynote Lecture
Siba N’zatioula Grovogui

18:55 - 19:00
Introduced by Kenny Cupers
19:00 - 19:40
Keynote Lecture by Siba N’zatioula Grovogui
Infrastructural Pretense: Supplying Power and Authority
through the Chad Pipeline Project

19:40 - 20:10
Discussion with Q&A, moderated by Kenny Cupers

International Conference 12-15 Jan 2021, Time zone WAT/CET