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Latina and Latino Heritage Month Calendar

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Summer of Protest

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“Queer Chicano Art Is as Timeless As It Is Vital”

An article discussing the exhibition Professor Chavoya co-curated in collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles and the ONE Archives recently appeared in Vice “Queer Chicano Art Is as Timeless As It Is Vital”

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U.S. COLOMBIANIDADES AND THE FUTURE OF LATINX STUDIES*

U.S. COLOMBIANIDADES AND THE FUTURE OF LATINX STUDIES* October 20–22, 2017 Oakley Center Williams College Williamstown, MA 01267   FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20 Coffee and Pastries: 9:00–9:30 AM Welcome: 9:30–10:00 AM Panel 1 | 10:00–11:30 AM | Mapping Colombianx Spaces across the Americas Moderator: Diane Garbow “El Hueco: Theorizing a Colombian Metaphor for Undocumented Migration” Jennifer

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Exhibition | Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA), is pleased to host Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A., organized by ONE National Gay & Lesbian archives at the USC Libraries as part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. The exhibition will be shown in two West Hollywood spaces, MOCA Pacific Design Center and the ONE Gallery. It will

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Fellowship in Afro-Latinidades in the United States

The Program in Latina and Latino Studies at Williams College invites applications for a two-year pre-doctoral fellowship or a one-year post-doctoral fellowship in Afro-Latina/o/x Studies beginning in the fall semester of 2018. The program seeks a scholar of Afro-Latinidades in the United States whose research and teaching embraces and advances interdisciplinary approaches rooted in the

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US Colombianidades and the Future of Latinx Studies

  In October 2017, the US Colombianx Editorial Collective will assemble a two-day symposium at Williams College to share work and stimulate an interdisciplinary conversation on Colombianxs in the United States. Accepted conference papers will be circulated prior to the October meeting so that participants may offer feedback on the papers presented. The ultimate goal

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SoCA Heritage Week | The Caribbean Woman and Her Voice

Thursday, April 27th (Tonight) | 8:00 PM | Main Stage, ‘62 Center for Theater & Dance One Drop of Love by Fanshen Cox Students of Caribbean Ancestry (SoCA) is excited to invite Jamaican-American Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni, an award-winning playwright, actor, and educator to Williams. She will perform her multimedia, one-woman show, One Drop of Love, which

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An interactive public talk by Antonio Martorell

Tuesday, April 25 | 4:15 PM | directing studio (G83)’62 Center Antonio Martorell, painter, graphic artist, writer and radio, television personality, and artist resident of the University Of Puerto Rico-Cayey University, will give a public talk/performance on Puerto Ricans and Aging. Martorell will give a presentation about some of his artwork and installations, as well

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Professor Erika Camacho | “Stranger in a Strange Land: How I Found My Place in Academia”

OIDE/the Davis Center and Math/Stats welcome Professor Erika Camacho Friday, April 21 1:00             Technical talk to the math/stats department “The Role of RdCVF in the Health of Cone Photoreceptors”. 2:00–3:45    Small group meetings with students, including the women in math group. Please have students contact Christopher Goh if

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