Virtual Event: The Politics of Filipinx Diaspora

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The Politics of Filipinx Diaspora: A Book Discussion with Dr. Gina Velasco and Dr. Joyce Mariano
Monday, Nov 1, 3:30-5pm EST on Zoom
Dr. Gina Velasco (Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Gettysburg College) and Dr. Joyce Mariano (American Studies, University of Hawaii at Manoa) discuss their recently published books: Dr. Velasco’s Queering the Global Filipina Body: Contested Nationalisms in the Filipina/o Diaspora (University of Illinois Press, 2020) and Dr. Mariano’s Giving Back: Filipino America and the Politics of Diaspora Giving (Temple University Press, 2021). Dr. Nathalie Lebon (Chair of Women, Gender, and, Sexuality Studies, Gettysburg College) will moderate the conversation.