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Apr 15 2021

Zona Abierta: Tales from the Barrio & Beyond

April 15, 2021

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tales from the Barrio & Beyond book cover

Presented by the UIC Latino Cultural Center and Latin American and Latino Studies Program

Join us as Professor Irma M. Olmedo discusses her recent book, Tales from the Barrio and Beyond, with Professor Frances Aparicio. The book shares stories based on the Puerto Rican migration of her extended family to New York City and the cultural conflicts and adjustments to a new life in the city. Broader issues of migration, cultural change and memory will also be discussed.

OPEN virtual presentation & dialogue

When: Thursday, April 15, 2021

Time: 3:00PM – 4:00PM CT

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Jocelyn Munguia

Date posted

Mar 19, 2021

Date updated

Mar 22, 2021