Tufts creates consortium for race, colonialism and diaspora

Tufts officially launched the¬†Consortium of Studies in Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora (RCD), an interdisciplinary program linking Africana Studies, American Studies, Asian American Studies, Colonialism Studies and Latino Studies, this summer. The program’s Inaugural Celebration and Plenary, featuring a discussion with program directors,¬†was held last night. Associate Professor of History Kris Manjapra said that RCD was […]


New colonialism studies minor to debut this fall

Expansion. Militarism. Invasion. Occupation. Settlement. Domination. Global displacement and migration. Modes of resistance. According to Associate Professor of History Kris Manjapra, these themes throughout different spaces and times will make up the new colonialism studies minor. Diverse academic departments have offered courses on the impacts of colonialism, but until now they have never been organized […]


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