Symposium Overview


MAPPING (IN)JUSTICE
DIGITAL THEORY + PRAXIS FOR CRITICAL SCHOLARSHIP
November 7th – 9th, 2019 | New York, New York


The Mapping (In)Justice Symposium at Fordham University will convene a group of more than 60 critical scholars over three days to explore structural inequities in or through spatial media, especially as they relate to matters of difference—such as race, gender, class, ethnicity, ability, sexuality, and religion.

Update (9/25): Registration for the symposium is now open to the public.

GENERAL SCHEDULE (Click Here for the Full Schedule)

DAY ONE: Thursday, November 7th

  • 09:00 – 09:30 – Welcome / Opening Remarks
  • 09:45 – 11:00 – Gallery Project Panel Discussion
  • 11:15 – 12:45 – Paper Session 1:  Mapping / Development and Displacement
  • 12:45 – 01:45 – (Lunch Break)
  • 01:45 – 03:15 – Paper Session 2: Mapping / Distributive Justice
  • 03:30 – 05:00 – Paper Session 3: Mapping / the Local: A Focus on New York
  • 05:15 – 06:30 – Keynote Lecture / Sarah Elwood
  • 06:30 – Reception (McNally Atrium)

DAY TWO: Friday November 8th

  • 10:00 – 10:45 – Featured Project / Morris Justice, presented by Brett Stoudt
  • 11:00 – 12:30 – Paper Session 4: Mapping / Representation and Erasure
  • 12:30 – 01:30 – (Lunch Break)
  • 01:45 – 03:15 – Paper Session 5: Mapping / Urban Education
  • 03:30 – 05:00 – Paper Session 6: Mapping / Critical Histories
  • 05:15 – 06:30 – Keynote Lecture / Nazera Sadiq Wright

DAY THREE: Saturday, November 9th

  • 10:00 – 10:45 – Featured Project / Torn Apart / Separados, presented by Alex Gil
  • 11:00 – 12:45  – Paper Session 7: Mapping / Vulnerability and Resilience
  • 01:00 – 02:00  – (Lunch Break)
  • 02:15 – 04:00 – Paper Session 8:  Mapping / Power and Privilege
  • 04:00 – 04:30 – Symposium Closing