Tatiana Flores delivered the Keynote address: “El arte latinoamericano en la actualidad,” for the IV Encuentro de Investigaciones Emergentes, “La institucionalización de las prácticas artísticas,” Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano, Bogota, Colombia, September 4, 2014.
Michelle Stephens invited to deliver a keynote and lead two workshops
Michelle Stephens was invited to deliver a Black History Month keynote entitled “Thinking Through the Skin: Blackness as Both a Social Identity and an Embodied Feeling” and to lead a workshop at Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley MA, February 19th-20th, 2015.
Michelle Stephens will lead workshop at the Seminar on Caribbean and Diaspora and will deliver a lecture entitled “Oceans and Islands: Latitudinal Thinking and the Archipelagic Americas” as part of the Caribbean Conferences Series, 2014-2015 held by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology (Social Sciences Faculty), the Institute for Caribbean Studies (Social Sciences Faculty), and the Red de Proyectos Interdisciplinarios (Humanities Faculty) at the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras, February 26th-27th, 2015.
Yolanda Martínez-San Miguel and Tania López-Marrero invited to present collaborative project
Yolanda Martínez-San Miguel and Tania López-Marrero (University of Puerto Rico—Mayagüez) have been invited to present their collaborative project entitled “Islas y Archipiélagos: Repensando el Caribe desde una perspactiva interdisciplinaria” at the Centro de Investigaciones Históricas and the Red de Proyectos Interdisciplinarios, Humanities Faculty, University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras on March 16, 2015.
Camilla Stevens was selected to present research on Dominican theater
Camilla Stevens was selected to present research on Dominican theater and to participate in the "Caribbean Performativities Work group at "Manifest: Choreographing Social Movements," the NYU Hemispheric Institute of Politics and Performance Politics meeting held in Montreal, Canada, June 21-28, 2014.
Michelle Stephens & Yolanda Martínez San Miguel will lead a year-long seminar
Professors Michelle Stephens and Yolanda Martínez San Miguel will lead a year-long seminar hosted at the Center for Cultural Analysis entitled "Archipelagoes" during the 2015-2016 academic year. Fellowships are available for internal and external candidates. For more information about the topic description and eligibility, please go to: http://cca.rutgers.edu/news/43-announcements/300-archipelagoes-2015-16-seminar.
Defacing Race, Rethinking the Skin, in Black Masculine Performance
Michelle Ann Stephens was invited to conduct a Lecture and Graduate Workshop for the Center for the Humanities on "Defacing Race, Rethinking the Skin, in Black Masculine Performance", Washington University in St. Louis, February 28th – March 1st, 2013.
Tania López-Marrero Receives Grant
Camilla Stevens Awarded Grant
Camilla Stevens was awarded a Technologies Without Borders: Technologies Across Borders grant from Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs ($1,400) to fund a visit by Honor Ford-Smith and Jamaican Letters from the Dead Theater Collective, Fall 2012.
Yolanda Martínez San Miguel delivered a keynote address
Yolanda Martínez San Miguel delivered a keynote address entitled "Otras Confederaciones Antillanas: criollismo, creolización y creolité en el Caribe insular" at the Primer Simposio de Estudiantes Graduados de la Facultad de Humanidades, Humanities Faculty, University of Puerto Rico, April 28, 2012.