Latina/o Studies

2017 Apr 28

EMR Thesis Panels & Celebration

Registration Closed2:30pm

Location: 

2 Arrow Street, 4th Floor

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

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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...

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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 ...

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2015 Oct 16

Student Advisory Council Meeting Kick-Off

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

2 Arrow Street, 4th Floor

Join the EMR Student Advisory Council first meeting of the year!

The purpose of the council is to raise the visibility of EMR programming, receive input from the student, and advocate for academia related to ethnicity, migration, human rights, Indigenous Studies, Native Studies, Latino Studies, and Asian American Studies.  

Last year the student advisory council made significant strides.Continuing conversations about Latino Studies emerged between students, administration, and faculty to form a Latino Studies pathway. 

We hope that you will join us for...

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2015 Apr 09

The Right of Immigrants and the Duties of Nations: Cesar Chavez as Political Thinker

6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel, Room 354 (1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge)

Eduardo Mendieta is the Chair of the Department of Philosophy at Stony Brook University, specializing in global ethics, critical theory, theories of modernity, postmodernity, colonialism, and Latin American philosophy.  His lecture is prompted by Mayra Rivera’s course, “Being and Knowing in Latina Theory,” cross-listed by the Divinity School and the Department of Roman Languages and Literatures.  The public is invited and encouraged to attend."

The lecture is sponsored by Harvard Divinity School and the Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, and Rights, with...

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