The first annual Latin American and Latinx Studies Symposium will be held Friday, March 3, in the Raynor Memorial Libraries Beaumier Suites from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The symposium will feature several events, including:
- A keynote presentation, “The Affective Hold of the Real: New Modes of Documentary Theatre In Mexico,” from special guest Paola S. Hernández, an associate professor of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Wisconsin – Madison.
- Panels presented by Marquette faculty experts.
- An open student forum to discuss issues related to Latinx studies.
- A wine and cheese reception sponsored by Marquette’s Latino/a Faculty and Staff Association and the Office of Intercultural Engagement.
More information and a full list of events can be found online.
For questions, contact Dr. Julia C. Paulk, director of the interdisciplinary program in Latin American Studies.