Latina/o Studies Working Group

2017 Apr 28

EMR Thesis Panels & Celebration

Registration Closed2:30pm

Location: 

2 Arrow Street, 4th Floor

Registration: 

Please join us for our thesis panel showcase and end-of-the-year celebration. Tentative schedule below.

2:30 – 3:00 pm
     William Greenlaw
     Government
     Race, Religion, and Reaction: What Inspires Political Candidacy in America?

     Yesenia Jimenez
     Government
     In the Hustle Together? Sociopolitical Attitudes and Political Cooperation
     between Blacks and Latinxs in Detroit

     Itzel Vasquez-Rodriguez
     Sociology
     Unincorporated and Unprotected: East Porterville and the California Drought


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2016 Dec 05

LSWG Undergraduate Thesis Workshop

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

2 Arrow Street, Room 420

Please join us for a thesis workshop hosted by the Latina/o Studies Working Group. Dinner will be served. 

2016 Feb 22

Diasporic Puerto Rican Transgender Genealogies: From Mario Montez to Mala Mala

4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard University, William James Hall, Room 105

Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes
Associate Professor and Director of Latina/o Studies Program, University of Michigan

Please join us for the launch of the Latina/o Studies Working Group!

Puerto Rican drag queens and transgender women have played a central role in American avant-garde cinema and performance, LGBT activism, and contemporary mass-media entertainment. In this talk I discuss Mario Montez’s pioneering negotiation… Read more about Diasporic Puerto Rican Transgender Genealogies: From Mario Montez to Mala Mala

2016 Feb 08

EVENT RESCHEDULED: Latina/o Studies Working Group Inaugural Meeting

4:00pm

Location: 

2 Arrow Street, 4th Floor, Room 408

Due to weather conditions, we have decided to cancel tonight’s event, "The Latina/o Studies Working Group Inaugural Meeting.” As always the safety of our students is the main priority.

However, we are excited to launch The Latina/o Studies Working Group at our first event on February 22, 2016. Please click here for more information.