Philosophy Born of Struggle XXI 2014
Forging Concepts through Struggle:
The New Slave—Racism, Empire, and Sexual Violence.
Paine College, Augusta, Georgia, October 31-November
Keynote: Amina Baraka (wife of the late Amiri Baraka)
PBS: Forging Concepts through Struggle: The New Slave
The thought of Blacks as NEW SLAVES has led recent scholars to reformulate questions of race, class, and gender into more complex notions of empire, neo-liberalism, and sexual violence. This reformulation has drawn on and reshaped resources from a variety of sources. Africana philosophy, Latin American philosophy, (post)