The John Douglas Taylor Conference Committee at McMaster University welcomes attendees to the 2022 conference hosted by the Department of English and Cultural Studies.

This June, join us virtually for Diasporic Solidarities: Islands, Intimacies, & Imagining Otherwise. Registration is now open for public attendance.


Conference Panels

June 9, 2022 from 11 AM – 6 PM ET

A day of twelve exciting presentations across four panels featuring a range of scholars and practitioners sharing their thoughts on diasporic solidarities. This day-long virtual conference is free and open to the public to attend through Zoom Webinar Registration.


Plenary Session

June 10, 2022 from 1 PM – 2:30 PM ET

Reflections and conversation between four notable thinkers exploring the promises and tensions of diaspora and solidarity. This event is free and open to the public to attend through Zoom Webinar Registration.