Diasporas and Race International Conference

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EMMA (Etudes Montpelliéraines du Monde Anglophone, Université Paul-Valéry, Montpellier 3, France) in partnership with Wake Forest University and other institutions worldwide is organizing a series of four events around the notions of race and diaspora. The second of these four events will be an international conference at Wake Forest entitled “Diasporas and Race.” This conference […] Read more »

Poetry Slam: Josefina Baez


As part of the “Diasporas and Race” International Conference that will be held at Wake Forest University from October 25th to October 27th of this year, Josefina Baez will conduct a dialogue and reading of “Comrade, Bliss ain’t playing.” This presentation will take place on Thursday, October 25th at 7 PM at the Reynolda House […] Read more »

American Ethnic Studies Speaker Series: Josue David Cisneros, PhD


The American Ethnic Studies Speaker Series is sponsoring a lecture by Dr. Josue David Cisneros entitled “Citizenship Beyond Borders? The Immigrant Rights Movement on Where We’re From and Where We’re Going.” Examining protests, media outreach, slogans, and other forms of activism, Dr. Josue David Cisneros, Assistant […] Read more »

Film Screening: In the Time of the Butterflies


The Office of Multicultural Affairs will sponsor a film screening of “In the Time of the Butterflies.” The screening will be held on October 16th at 5:30 PM in the ZSR Auditorium 404. “A Better Life” is the  fictionalized account of the lives of the Mirabal sisters, Dominican revolutionary activists, who opposed the […] Read more »