The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Unit invites all students and faculty to take part in their upcoming student conference on December 6, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., at the Faculty Dining Room (C-312).

11 AM  
Conference Opening Remarks
Keynote Lecture: “Race and Gender in the Caribbean: Fieldwork in the Dominican Republic” by Ruth Pion Vizcaino (Threatened Scholar Fellow at the Dominican Studies Institute at CCNY)
11:45 AM       
Student Roundtable Discussions
12:15 PM      
12:30 PM   
Poetry Workshop “The Flesh of One’s Tongue/La carne de la lengua” with Bolivian Poet Paola Senseve. Workshop concludes with ***Poetry Contest*** (with tablets and other gifts as awards)!
1:30 PM     
Student social and one-on-one advising

This event is possible thanks to the LAC Unit (Humanities Department), the DREAMers Club, and the LACS Club.