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A Lecture and Poetry Reading by Manuel Tzoc Bucup (Maya-K’iche’): “Identities: Mobile Bodies”

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Manuel Tzoc Bucup (Maya-K’iche’)

Manuel Tzoc Bucup is Maya-K’iche’. In his work Tzoc Bucup challenges canonical conceptions of literature by exploring the limits of the letter while also engaging with the intersections of race/ethnicity, gender and sexuality. At CSUN, his talk will address the intersectional identities that are implicit in his poetic and visual work: indigenous identity, homosexual desire, urban context and poetic thought. Read more

Naila and the Uprising

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 4:00pm

Naila and the Uprising

Join Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (MEIS) at CSUN for a film screening and discussion of the award-winning film, Naila and the Uprising, directed by Julia Bacha. The screening will be followed by a discussion with Professor Rana Sharif (GWS & MEIS) and Dr. Jody Myers (Jewish & Religious Studies & MEIS), moderated by Dr. Nayereh Tohidi (GWS & MEIS).  Read more

Karina Zelaya

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Karina Zelaya

Central American Lecture Series 2019 featuring Dr. Karina Zelaya Read more