Zifeng Liu, Claudia Jones and China (Ethics & Caribbean Philosophy)

Ethics & Caribbean Philosophy

Claudia Jones and China

Zifeng Liu is a doctoral candidate in Africana Studies at Cornell University. He studies Black transnationalism/internationalism, Black feminism, and anticolonial thought. His dissertation, entitled “Redrawing the Balance of Power: Black Left Feminists, Mao’s China, and the Making of an Afro-Asian Political Imaginary,” examines the feminist interchanges and collaborations between the African American freedom struggle and the Chinese socialist construction of modernity from 1949 through 1978. His essays and reviews in English and Chinese on African American culture, politics, and history have been published and forthcoming in the Journal of IntersectionalityJournal of African American HistoryJournal of Beihang UniversityThe PaperInitium Media, and SINA News.

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Zifeng Liu
Africana Studies

Cornell University

Mon, Jan 18, 2021
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Centre for Ethics, University of Toronto
200 Larkin