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Friday, April 16, 2021

Fri, Apr 16, 2021

"Settler Militarism: World War II in Hawai'i and the Making of U.S. Empire"

12:00 pm Virtual

This interdisciplinary project focuses on the martial law period in Hawai'i during the Pacific War and explores the overlapping regimes of settler colonialism and militarization in the domains of public health, domestic science, education, land acquisition and internment.

Juliet Nebolon is an assistant professor of American studies at Trinity College. She received her Ph.D. in American studies from Yale University. Her research and teaching bring a transnational perspective to the study of race, indigeneity and gender in the United States, with a particular focus on U.S. war and empire in Asia and the Pacific Islands.