Yuri Herrera, fiction writer, political scientist, editor, and associate professor at Tulane University, will deliver this year's Raimundo Lida Memorial Lecture: "Nuances of the mother tongue: readings on migration, paranoia and erased memories."
This event is sponsored by the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures.
In the face of widespread closed border and refugee deterrence policies, the work of Iranian-Kurdish writer Behrouz Boochani offers an urgently needed case study for how refugees can challenge the nations that exclude them.
Join the Asian American Working Group, Widener Librarians, Writing Center staff, graduate students and thesis writers for a “how to” panel on writing a Senior Thesis. For the first half, a panel of experienced academic researchers and writers will talk about skills and strategies for how to develop, research, and write a thesis in various disciplinary and interdisciplinary fields.
The second half of our event will be an informal mixer where you can meet others interested in similar subjects, methods, and resources. The event will focus on History & Literature, Social Sciences...
Yosimar Reyes is a nationally-acclaimed poet, educator, performance artist, and speaker. Born in Guerrero, Mexico, and raised in Eastside San Jose, Reyes explores the themes of migration and sexuality in his work. The Advocate named Reyes one of "13 LGBT Latinos Changing the World" and Remezcla included Reyes on their list of "10 Up And Coming Latinx Poets You Need To Know."
Prof. Roberto Gonzales will lead the discussion, followed by a spoken word poetry performance by Reyes.
This event is organized by UndocuAllies and co-sponsored by the...