New Perspectives on Latinxs, Race and Contemporary Racism

Civic NYC • 7 October 2018
Event date 11 Oct '18 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Event location NYU Department of Social & Cultural Analysis • 20 Cooper Sq, Fl 4th, New York, 10003, NY, United States
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An evening discussion with three cutting edge Latina scholars working in literature, history and legal theory discussing Tanya Hernandez’s newly released book Multiracials and Civil Rights: Mixed-Race Stories of Discrimination.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-perspectives-on-latinxs-race-and-conte…

Featuring:
Professor Vanessa Valdes is an associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at the City College of New York and author of Diasporic Blackness: The Life and Times of Arturo Alfonso Schomburg.

Nancy Mirabal is the Director of the US Latina/o Studies Program at the University of Maryland and the author of Suspect Freedoms: The Racial and Sexual Politics of Cubanidad in New York, 1823-1957.

Saudi Garcia, Ph.D. is a graduate student in Anthropology whose graduate research focuses on socialization and cultural heritage of second-generation immigrant youth and diaspora social theory. She will be the moderator of the discussion.

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1 week agoAdd to Calender 2018-10-11 22:00:00 2018-10-11 22:00:00 New Perspectives on Latinxs, Race and Contemporary Racism An evening discussion with three cutting edge Latina scholars working in literature, history and legal theory discussing Tanya Hernandez’s newly released book Multiracials and Civil Rights: Mixed-Race Stories of Discrimination. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-perspectives-on-latinxs-race-and-conte… Featuring: Professor Vanessa Valdes is an associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at the City College of New York and author of Diasporic Blackness: The Life and Times of Arturo Alfonso Schomburg. Nancy Mirabal is the Director of the US Latina/o Studies Program at the University of Maryland and the author of Suspect Freedoms: The Racial and Sexual Politics of Cubanidad in New York, 1823-1957. Saudi Garcia, Ph.D. is a graduate student in Anthropology whose graduate research focuses on socialization and cultural heritage of second-generation immigrant youth and diaspora social theory. She will be the moderator of the discussion. NYU Department of Social & Cultural Analysis America/New_York public Racial Justice