Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences 2021

Thousands of research papers and presentations from social sciences and humanities experts worldwide will be delivered on topics including Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Decolonization (EDID), sociology, environment, history, literature, education, philosophy, law, religion and everything in between.

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May 27 – June 4, 2021


Keynotes

Ibram X. Kendi, Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Boston University and Founding Director of the BU Center for Antiracist Research, will address How To Be An Antiracist, shifting the discussion from how not to be racist to how to be an antiracist and sharing his personal experiences.(May 31, 12:15 p.m. MT)

Alice Sheppard, USA Artist, Bessie Award winner, and Artistic Director of Kinetic Light, an ensemble working at the intersections of disability, dance, design, identity, and technology to create transformative art and advance the intersectional disability arts movement, will share insight on how Disability Will re(Make) The Arts.(June 1, 12:00 p.m. MT)

Sheila Watt-Cloutier, environmental, cultural, and human rights advocate and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, will speak about how Everything is connected: Environment, economy, foreign policy, sustainability, human rights and leadership in the 21st century. (June 3, 12:00 p.m. MT)


Registration

CDN$25/US$20 fee covers all keynote and open Congress 2021 sessions (with recordings available until late June 2021). Visit https://congress2021.ca/general-public to register for a community pass.

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