Since 2000, FMS has been organized as a series of meetings around
specific research topics that build on each other and represent steps
toward solutions to theoretical and practical problems. Events in
the FMS project include the following:
2012 FMS Annual Colloquium. Hosted by Spelman College. Sept. 14 & 15, 2012.
2011 FMS Annual Colloquium. Hosted by Spelman College. Sept. 23 & 24, 2011.
Subjugated Histories, Decolonizing Practices. Held at The College of William and Mary. February 24-27, 2011.
2010 FMS Summer Colloquium. Held at Cornell University. July 30 & 31, 2010.
2009 FMS Summer Colloquium. Held at Cornell University. July 31 & August 1, 2009.
FMS-Spelman Workshop. Professional workshop for HBCU faculty at Spelman College. February 20-21, 2009.
Difficult Dialogues. FMS Annual Conference held at Spelman College. September 19-20, 2008.
2008 FMS Summer Colloquium. Held at Cornell University. August 1-2, 2008.
Activist Scholars and Pedagogies of Transformation. FMS Annual Conference held at Syracuse University. September 20-22, 2007.
2007 FMS Summer Colloquium. Held at Cornell University. July 27-28, 2007.
Bridging Divides: Identity, Social Justice, and the Future of the Academy. FMS Junior Scholars' Conference at University of Madison, Wisconsin. March 22-24, 2007
FMS-Spelman Workshop. Professional workshop for HBCU faculty at Spelman College. January 26-27, 2007.
New Directions and Intersections. Conference at University of Oregon. November 9-11, 2006.
Feminism and War. Conference at Syracuse University. October 19-21, 2006.
Our Identities, Our Futures. Symposium featuring panel on Leslie Feinberg's Drag King Dreams and Feinberg's keynote on "Our Identities, Our Futures." October 14, 2006.
Identities, Individuals, Institutions. The 2006 FMS Summer Colloquium, held at Stanford University. July 27-29, 2006.
Symposium on Identity, Knowledge, and Social Justice. Held at Syracuse University. March 31 & April 1, 2006.
2005 FMS Summer Colloquium. July 29-31, 2005.
Realism in the World. A conference at Stanford sponsored by the RICSRE/SHC How Do
Identities Matter? Network and the Junior Scholars Caucus of The Future of Minority
Studies National Research Project, May 19, 2005.
Identities/Minor Characters. A forum at Binghamton University, October 15, 2004
Discussion Forum. Panel presentation and colloquium sponsored by the Junior Scholars Caucus of FMS at Cornell
University, June 24-25, 2004.
the Realist Classroom. A pedagogy retreat sponsored by Hamilton College in conjunction with Cornell University and FMS
at Cornell University, June 26, 2004.
Sexuality, Identity, Knowledge. A colloquium at Cornell University sponsored jointly by FMS and The School for Criticism and Theory
at Cornell University, June 24-25, 2004.
Reading Identity: Literature, Pedagogy, and Social Thought. A Conference at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 9-11, 2003.
Identities and Global Democracy: Defending Social, Cultural,
and Ecological Diversity. A Retreat in Punta Cana, D.R., May 13-18, 2003.
Identity Politics: Internationalism, Feminism, Multiculturalism. A Conference at the University of Michigan, October 17-19, 2002.
The Future of Minority Studies: Redefining Identity Politics (Part II). A conference at Cornell University, November 14-17, 2001.
The Future of Minority Studies: Redefining Identity Politics (Part I). A conference at Stanford University, October 19-20, 2001.
Experience, Identity, Knowledge. A symposium series organized by Binghamton University in May, July, and September of 2001.
Who’s Afraid of Identity Politics? A conference at Hamilton College, November 16, 2000.