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Wallace T. MacCaffrey Distinguished Lecture in History: Dipesh Chakrabarty, “Climate and Capital: On Conjoined Histories”

Thursday, October 2, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
PAB 320
This event is open only to current Reed students, faculty, and staff.

Dipesh Chakrabarty is the Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor in History, South Asian Languages and Civilizations, and the College at the University of Chicago. He is also a faculty fellow of the Chicago Center for Contemporary Theory and an associate faculty of the Department of English. He is a founding member of the editorial collective of Subaltern Studies, a coeditor of Critical Inquiry, a founding editor of Postcolonial Studies, and has served on the editorial board of the American Historical Review. This public lecture, sponsored by the Reed College History Department, with the support of the Art Department, the Dean of the Faculty, and the Dean for Institutional Diversity, is the third in an annual series presented in honor of Wallace T. MacCaffrey (1920–2013), Reed class of 1942 and Professor of History Emeritus at Harvard University.

For more information, contact Benjamin Lazier.
Submitted by Laurie Lindquist.
Posted on Sep 18, 2014

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