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Thurs., February 19, 2015 - 6:00 pm
Religion, Race, and Empire:
On the Foundations of the Modern Colonial Worlds

with Nelson Maldonado-Torres
Associate Professor and Chair Department of Latino and Hispanic Caribbean Studies at Rutgers University Location: Davis Auditorium, 412 Schapiro Center (map)

Thurs., February 19, 2015 - 6:30 pm
Whose Avant Garde?
Poetry and Performance by Jennifer Tamayo, Trisha Low, and Latasha N. Nevada Diggs
Location: 420 Hamilton Hall (map)

Thurs., February 26, 2015 - 8am-6pm
Race, Ethnicity, and Migration:
An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference Columbia University in the City of New York

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Location: Maison Française/Buell Hall 515 West 116th Street(map)

Thurs., February 26, 2015 - 6:00 pm
Indigenous Forum Speaker Series 5
Maria Hupfield

Location: 420 Hamilton Hall (map)

Thurs., March 26, 2015 - 6:00 pm
"From the Archive of Asian Indenture: American Literary Travels, Cuban Annexation, and the New World Coolie.”
Edlie Wong (U. of Maryland)
Location: International Affairs Building 802

Thurs., March 26 - Sat., March 28, 2015
LAPES Symposium 2015
Post-Neoliberal Latin American Philosophy of Education: An Education Always Already Present, or an Education Yet to Come?
Location: 420 Hamilton Hall (map)

Fri., April 3 - Sat., April 4, 2015
"Managing Borders:
An Interdisciplinary Conference on American Immigration Marking the 50th Anniversary of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965."
Location:Heyman Center, The Common Room

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