Feeling Glued to the Image: How Art and Film Racialize

Thursday, March 31, 2016
4:00 pm
MacMillan 212

Alia Al-Saji’s research brings together 20th century phenomenology, French philosophy, and feminist and critical race philosophies. Most recently, she has published on the racialization of veiled Muslim women and on the uses of Husserlian phenomenology for feminist theory. Her work has appeared in journals such as Continental Philosophy ReviewPhilosophy and Social Criticism, and Southern Journal of Philosophy. Al-Saji is executive co-director of the Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy (SPEP), and she is the editor of the Feminist Philosophy section of the journal Philosophy Compass.

Reception to follow.

Alia Al-Saji
Alia Al-Saji
Associate Professor of Philosophy, McGill University