ANN: Virtual Event: Fronteras reimaginadas: Reimagining Borders in Latin(x) America (February 9, 2022)

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The Global School and Latin American and Caribbean Studies program at Worcester Polytechnic Institute present Fronteras reimaginadas: Reimagining Borders in Latin(x) America, an exploration of relations and associations between the Spanish-speaking Caribbean and the United States.

Keynote speakers for this online event will include Lorgia García Peña, a scholar of racial and national identities and diasporic blackness with a focus on the Dominican Republic, and Noel Quiñones, a Puerto Rican poet based in New York.

The session will also offer a review of recent innovations in WPI's project-based curriculum activities in Puerto Rico and Latinx communities in Worcester, and feature presentations from WPI students who are from and have worked in Puerto Rico.

Register now:

And join us starting at 1pm EST on Wednesday, February 9.