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Latinx & Latin American Studies Intersections: Migration, Indigeneity & Belonging

Wednesday, April 18 at 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Knight Library, Browsing Room
1501 Kincaid Street, Eugene, OR

CLLAS Research Series: Graduate Grantee Presentations, Session II

Latinx & Latin American Studies Intersections: Migration, Indigeneity & Belonging

April 18, 2018, 1:30-4:30pm, Browsing Room

Moderator: Cecilia Enjuto Rangel, Associate Professor of Spanish Department of Romance Languages

1:30-1:45 Developing a Disability Legal Consciousness: Racism and Ableism in Special Education Advocacy, Katie Warden, Department of Sociology

1:45-2:00 Silencing Genocide: Hispanism and Basque Exile in the Dominican Republic in the 1940s, Nagore Sedano, Department of Romance Languages

2:00-2:30 Q&A

2:30-3:00 Break for coffee and snacks

3:00-3:15 Gender, Indigeneity, and Activism: Reflections on Indigenous Women's Organizing in Manaus, Brazil, Emily Masucci, Department of Anthropology

3:15-3:30 Uses of the Copal Tree in Zapotec Oaxaca: Ritual and Economy,” Timothy Herrera, Department of Anthropology

3:30-3:45 Indigenous Community Responses to Extractivism in the Bolivian Lowlands, Department of Sociology

3:45-4:15 Q&A

4:15-4:30 Wrap up