Events in UCIS
Tuesday, October 8
In cooperation with the Department of German’s German Campus Weeks programming, and as a part of the University Center for International Studies Global 1989 Series, this month’s Conversation will discuss the legacies of the two Germanies that existed between 1949 and 1990. Thirty years after the fall of the Iron Curtain, do differences between east and west still persist in Germany?
To participate remotely, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reception and screening of Xu Bing's Dragonfly Eyes, followed by a discussion with Dr. Gao Minglu and Professor Zhen Zhang.
Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American (Taino) and Latino (Puerto Rican) roots to offer a unique repertoire of discourses, readings and performances that celebrates his indigenous heritage.
Bobby Gonzalez will be presenting "Why Latinos are not 'Spanish': The Cultural Diversity of Hispanics" and leading a discussion.
All are welcome.