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AMH co-sponsors Syracuse Symposium "Stories" keynote event: Adela C. Licona (University of Arizona) scholar. photographer. artist. poet. activist

Posted on: Jan. 23, 2019


Thursday, February 21

5:30–7:30 p.m., Maxwell Auditorium

Reception follows lecture.

This Syracuse Symposium keynote address is a call to action: NO CAGES! JAULAS NO. Licona discusses her multi-modal interventionist art project, addresses long histories of forced separation, and contextualizes cruelties being enacted on migrant and refugee children and their families at the US/MEXICO border. Computer Aided Realtime Translation (CART) provided. Contact by Feb. 13 to request other accessibility accommodations.

RELATE: A Workshop on Engaged Scholarship

Friday, February 22

10–11:30 a.m., 304 Tolley Humanities Building

Using a shared dialogue format, participants will examine action-oriented, interdisciplinary approaches to community building and engagement through a relational, borderlands framework. RSVP by Feb. 13 to and include any accessibility requests.

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Presented by the Syracuse University Humanities Center with additional supporters

Art and Music Histories * Communication and Rhetorical Studies * Cultural Foundations of Education * Latino-Latin American Studies * Lender Center for Social Justice * Office of Multicultural Affairs * Women's and Gender Studies * Writing Studies, Rhetoric, and Composition *