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Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Ngugi wa Thiong'o

Distinguished professor, author, and Nobel Prize for Literature finalist, the many-sided intellectual Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o is a novelist, essayist, playwright, journalist, editor, academic and social activist. Ngũgĩ burst onto the literary scene in East Africa with the performance of his first major play, The Black Hermit, at the National Theatre in Kampala. Read more

Regina José Galindo

Friday, November 14, 2014 - 11:00am

Regina Jose Galindo

Regina José Galindo was born in 1974 in Guatemala City, where she resides. She is an internationally renowned contemporary artist specializing in performance art. Her work explores the ethical implications of social injustice, racial and gender discrimination, and inequality. She has shown her work at the Venice Biennale, at the Graphic Design Biennale of Ljubljana, as well as Read more

The Racialized Criminalization of Life

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Oviatt Library

Panel with Dr. Lisa Marie Cacho, Humberto Guizar, and Armando Gudiño to address the racial discrepancies in the criminal legal system, which incarcerates predominantly people of color. Read more