Moana Jean Packo

Postkoloniale Geschichte, Geschichte des religiösen Nationalismus, postsäkulare Theorie, religiöse Identitätspolitik, Reproduktionspolitik, der Körper als Eigentum

Ein Bild von Moana Jean Packo.


  •  “On Time and Redress: ‘40 Acres and a Mule’ in Memory and Legacy” (forthcoming). To be presented as part of the panel “Whiteness as Property: Histories and Practices of Racial Capitalism” at the Annual Meeting of the GAAS/DGfA, Universität Rostock, June 2, 2023.
  • “40 Acres beyond the ‘Myth or Promise’ debate.” Presented as part of the Annual Barnes Graduate History Conference at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 18, 2023.
  • “US Civil Society and the Longstanding Fight for Slavery Redress.” Presented as part of a panel on Transitional Justice at the Annual Meeting of the Law and Society Association in Lisbon, Portugal, July 15, 2022.
  • “Thinking Redress and Reparations beyond the Nation State”, Vortrag von Moana Jean Packo während des Workshops "Race and Propertization". (19.11.2021)


  • Packo, Moana J., “‘The Measure of Justice’: Locating the Fight for Land Reparations within Du Bois’ ‘General Strike,’” in: Relating to Land, edited by Helen A. Gibson, Sofia Bianchi Mancini, Dirk Schuck, and Markus Vinzent. Frankfurt am Main: Campus Verlag (forthcoming 2024).
  • Packo, Moana J., “The Struggle for Reparations,” in: Racism in the United States. A Handbook on History, Society, and Politics edited by Silvan Niedermeier. Gesellschaft und Politik, UVK – utb (forthcoming 2024).
  • Packo, Moana J.. Review: Manjapra, Kris: Black Ghost of Empire: The Long Death of Slavery and the Failure of Emancipation New York 2022, in: H-Soz-Kult (forthcoming 2024).
  • Packo, Moana J., Review: Knewitz, Simone: The Politics of Private Property. Contested Claims to Ownership in U.S. Cultural Discourse, Lanham 2021, H-Soz-Kult, 2 May 2022,


  • WiSe 2022/2023 “Race and Religion in American History” (with Alexander Obermüller) BA Seminar, University of Erfurt