Jessica Namakkal is Assistant Professor of the Practice in International Comparative Studies and Women’s Studies at Duke University in Durham, NC. She grew up in St. Paul, MN and received her PhD in History from the University of Minnesota in 2013.
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Saturday, June 27, 2015
Re-Naming as Decolonization
There has been an important hashtag — #knowtheirnames — circulating through social media recently that encourages us all to say out loud and remember the names of those murdered by a white supremacist in Charleston on June 17, 2015. Just a few months ago, the Guardian launched an interactive...