Dr. Sharanpal Ruprai

Dr. Sharanpal Ruprai

Dr. Sharanpal Ruprai is an assistant professor in the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of Winnipeg. Her début poetry collection, Seva, was a finalist for the Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry by the Alberta Literary Awards. She is also a poetry editor for Contemporary Verse 2: The Canadian Journal of Poetry and Critical Writing (CV2).

Feminism, Race, and Community Building

Market Tent C

This is a roundtable discussion on diasporic anti-black racism in brown communities and vice versa an anti-brown sentiment in black communities. What does actual allyship look like between communities? Further, how does feminism and community building play a role in building this allyship? Moderated by Sharanpal Ruprai.

Community Building / Le renforcement des collectivités