Feb 15

Mercados y Cultura: Public Markets and Society, Perspectives from the UIC Chiapas Study Abroad Program

February 15, 2018

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center, the Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Program, and the Anthropology Department

Learn more about the significance of markets for people in Mexico and how communities look at the social, political and economic aspects of large public markets. Join us for an interactive panel discussion where panelists will share their experiences in the UIC Chiapas Study Abroad Program and long-term research in the region.

Moderator: Professor Joel Palka (Anthropology and Latin American and Latino Studies)

Panelists: Dr. Chris Hernandez (Anthropology, UIC), Andrew Kracinski (Anthropology, UIC), Alexis Figueroa (Anthropology, UIC), Jackson Krause (Anthropology, UIC).

FREE refreshments and admission

All audiences are welcome to join us at this program. Captioning, ASL Interpretation and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting the number above.

Poster: Zona Abierta Mercados y Cultura [PDF]

Admissions: Free

Location: 803 S. Morgan St. LCB2 Chicago, IL 60607



Edith Tovar

Date posted

May 24, 2018

Date updated

Jun 14, 2018