The Uluru Statement and Manus Island: How the settler colonial state of exception compounds race and the necessity for a Republic of Australia

Our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander tribes were the first sovereign Nations of the Australian continent and its adjacent islands, and possessed it under…
Irene Watson and Alexander G. Weheliye

Video: Irene Watson & Alexander G. Weheliye Keynote Lectures

Watch the keynote lectures by Irene Watson & Alexander G. Weheliye from the Thinking Relationally About Race, Blackness & Indigeneity symposium recorded by the…

Radical Skin/Moderate Masks Book Launch

You are invited to attend the Sydney Book Launch for Yassir Morsi’s Radical Skin/Moderate Masks: De-radicalising the Muslim and Racism in Post-racial Societies. The author, Yassir…

ACRAWSA Symposium Photos

View photos of the Thinking Relationally about Race, Blackness and Indigeneity in Australia symposium with Alexander G. Weheliye, Irene Watson, Nikki Moodie, Kaiya Aboagye, Sandy…

‘Wrong to be White?’

ACRAWSA President, Alana Lentin was interviewed on the ABC Radio National Program, The Minefield. You can listen to the podcast here. Last year, former…

CRAWS Journal Past Issues Are Now Available

ACRAWSA is proud to have published a free, open access peer reviewed journal via its website, the Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Journal (CRAWS). Due to the painstaking work of Emma Murphy,…

Call for Contributors to the ACRAWSA Blog

Welcome to the brand new blog of the Australian Critical Race & Whiteness Studies Association. This space is designed to give voice to academics, activists, and practitioners committed to Aboriginal and Torres…
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ACRAWSA T-Shirts are here

ACRAWSA t-shirts with a quote from The White Possessive by Aileen Moreton-Ronbinson are currently for sale for $20 each. Available in men’s sizes S, M, L and XL.Available in men’s sizes S,…

Migratory Austerity: Colonial Law’s Slow Violence

A word on Violence Having been asked to write a commentary on the current events taking place on Manus Island I am struck by how difficult it is to know where to…

Guests in the Master’s House

Following the publication of Australian Continental Philosophy, we sought Bryan Mukandi’s permission to re-post his reflections on the 2017 ASCP conference in Hobart. Our interest in seeking such permission traces back to…
Decolonize

What Counts as Expertise? The Marginalisation of Race and Gender Scholarship

The attacks on members of the teaching staff at the University of Sydney by the right-wing tabloid, The Daily Telegraph on 8 August 2018, which zoned in on a female professor of…