Sarah Parker Remond Centre


In conversation with Alondra Nelson

by Paul Gilroy and Alondra Nelson

Alondra Nelson

12 June 2020

Alondra Nelson, President of the Social Science Research Council in the US and Harold F. Linder Chair in Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, joins us to question who is assumed to be the disposable demographic, and the politics of genetic data and racial biology being used to understand the ‘black body’ during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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