April 29, 2015-Brian Connolly: “The Curse of Canaan: A Fantasy of Race in the Nineteenth-Century United States”

April 29, 2015-Brian Connolly: “The Curse of Canaan: A Fantasy of Race in the Nineteenth-Century United States”

Brian Connolly is currently working on two book projects.  The first, Sacred Kin: Sovereignty, Kinship, and Religion in the Nineteenth-Century United States, excavates the relationship between national sovereignty and religion. The second project, Against the Human, is a genealogy of the human as a category of emancipation. Connolly is Associate Professor of History at University of South Florida and is currently at the School of Social Science, Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton University.

Date/Time
April 29, 2015 | 12:15 PM
Free and open to the public

Venue
Humanities Building 1, Room 210
University of California, Santa Cruz