ISA 2017 Panel Series on “Challenging Systemic Oppression” in International Studies Academic Cultures

Transforming International Studies’ Professional Culture(s): Challenging Systemic Oppression

ISA Headquarters posted on June 07, 2016 12:20

Following years of activism around issues of discrimination, harassment, and assault within the academy at large, and within the ISA as a leading professional organization, a series of ten panels at the 2017 ISA Annual Convention in Baltimore aims to confront systemic discrimination, violent practices, and a culture of indifference and complicity that has allowed these problems to persist. This is a broad-based initiative of a coalition of Caucuses, Sections, Committees and concerned ISA members, including victims/survivors, who recognize the need for drastic change.

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