Tune in as experts from the Harvard-Yenching Library and University Archives share materials from Harvard’s archival and library collections focused on Indigenous and Asian experiences throughout Harvard’s past, including the Chinese Students’ Club (1908–1928). The program will also feature brief remarks from Martha Whitehead, vice president for the Harvard Library and University librarian. Following the live discussion among our archivists, the program will turn to an open Q&A.
Speaker: Russell Taylor, Lecturer on Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Discussant: James Robson, James C. Kralik and Yunli Lou Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations; Victor and William Fung Director, Harvard University Asia Center; Chair, Regional Studies East Asia, Harvard University
Hon. Thomas Andrews, UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar; Senior Robina Human Rights Fellow, Schell International Human Rights Center, Yale University Law School?; Associate, Harvard University Asia Center
Tyler Giannini, Clinical Professor of Law; Co-Director, International Human...
Speaker: Binalakshmi Nepram, Fellow, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; Founder-Director, Manipur Women Gun Survivors Network and the Control Arms Foundation of India; Co-founder of the Global Alliance of Indigenous Peoples, Gender Justice and Peace
Discussant: James Robson, James C. Kralik and Yunli Lou Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations; Victor and...
This session will feature community and conversation with Fania E. Davis, author of our common read text, Race & Restorative Justice: Black Lives, Healing & US Social Transformation. Davis will reflect on restorative justice as a way forward for healing historical harm, personal harm, and racialized violence. She will be engaged in conversation with members of our community as we explore what restorative justice means for HDS and whether it is a way forward to help us realize our vision of an anti-racist and anti-oppressive HDS.