3rd Biennial Latina/o Studies Graduate Student Conference

Starting Date: 02-23-2007
Ending Date: 02-25-2007

Urbana-Champaign, Illinois 61801
United States
FEB 23 - 25, at the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign; The Latina/Latino Studies Program will host The 3rd Biennial LATINA/O STUDIES GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE, an interdisciplinary graduate student conference. The purpose of this Conference is to explore the historical and cultural processes that affect Latinas/os in the United States. We aim to contribute to the understanding of Latino/a communities in the U.S. by promoting interdisciplinary analyses of shared social, political, cultural, histories, and educational realities of Latinas/os. "Aqui Luchamos, Aqui Estamos: Reaffirming our Commitment to Activism and Resistance through Scholarship" will foster an ongoing dialogue across disciplines that will consider the commonalities, differences, and diverse experiences of Latino/a populations in this country. The Conference will commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the Latina/Latino Studies Program at UIUC. Limited funding support for travel may be available. info http://www.lls.uiuc.edu or Laura Atuesta latuest2@uiuc.edu or 217-265-0370

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