Hazel Carby presenting at the Tate Modern, London

Hazel Carby

Hazel Carby will speak on the panel, “Afrofuturism’s Others,” at Tate Modern, Starr Auditorium, London, on Saturday, June 15, 14:00-16:00.

“In the context of Gallagher’s work, speakers will explore and complicate readings of Afrofuturism and its influence on contemporary artists’ practices, creating an intricate understanding of the genre and its evolutions. Speakers include Zoe Whitley (Independent Curator and panel co-organiser), Hazel V. Carby (Professor of African American Studies and Director of the Initiative on Race Gender and Globalisation at Yale University), and Amna Malik (Lecturer in Art History and Theory at the Slade School of Fine Art,UCL).

Source: Afrofuturism’s Others: http://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-modern/talks-and-lectures/afrofutur…(1)&utm_content

 View Hazel Carby’s faculty page: http://afamstudies.yale.edu/faculty/hazel-v-carby

Saturday, June 15, 2013