Charla de Merienda: Boderlands in the Caribbean, Latin America, and the U.S.

2:30pm Thursday, November 8, 2018 The Commons
Supported by the Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Lawrence Talks!, and The Commons

A new style for the traditional CLACS merienda, which centers a topic in Latin America and the Caribbean informed by current affairs and research across disciplines.
Charla de Merienda is hosted with The Commons and models critical debate,moderated by Lawrence Talks! co-founder David Tamez.

Marta Caminero-Santangelo, English/CLACS/Hall Center for the Humanities
Araceli Masterson-Algar, Spanish & Portuguese
Rafael Martins, Philosophy

A discussion about migration, border crossings, identity, and tensions that arise in contested spaces.
How does human movement alter a region’s landscapes?
How does it shape individuals?
And how does it affect societies?

Of interest to:
All Ages, Faculty, General Public, Graduate students, Researchers, Staff, Undergraduate Students
Dialogue, Discussion, Framing the Dialogue, Panel, Public Event