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Landscapes of Belonging: Poetry Workshops and Recital with Raina J. León and Janel Pineda

September 21, 2023
11:00am-1pm (Workshops) in GLAS 311
3:00pm-6pm (Recital) in the Rudder Forum

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Visiting writers Janel Pineda and Raina J. León will offer creative writing workshops for registered participants and will headline a poetry recital later in the day. Workshop participants will be invited to perform their work and receive copies of the visiting writers’ books at the afternoon recital. With the support of an AVPA Arts Engagement Grant participants’ performances will be published in a multimodal format in an online museum space.

Registration link for the workshops and the afternoon recital can be found here. Registration for the workshops will be capped at 40 participants.

This event is co-sponsored by the MSC Woodson Black Awareness Committee, Race & Ethnic Studies Institute, Africana Studies, the Geographies of American Literature (ENGL), and supported by an AVPA Arts Engagement Grant.


Conceiving of Earth: Surface, Skin and System

October 19, 2023

"Taxidermy and the Environment in Cristina García's The Agüero Sisters"  
Fernando Varela, Texas Lutheran University
Respondent: Emily Johansen (ENGL)
9:30am - 11:00am
GLAS 311

Dr. Adam Rosenthal's Seminar Discussion "French Thought and the Problem of Life"
Clarke & Varela
12:45pm - 2:00pm
HEB 137

"Climate Gaia"
Bruce Clarke
Respondent: Raul Carrillo Covarrubias (PHIL)
5:30pm - 7:30pm
GLAS 311

Conceiving of Earth Surface, Skin and System

Supported by a GCHR Symposium and Small Conference Grant, Co-sponsored by GLAC and the Humanities: Land, Sea, Space Initiative


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