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Spring 2015 Events

Classical and Modern Languages & Literatures
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Spring 2015 Events

TWO EVENTS WITH SANDRA CISNEROS:

Author of The House on Mango Street, Caramelo, Have You Seen Marie? And the forthcoming (October 2015) A House of My Own: Stories from My Life
Co-sponsored by the Division of Humanities & Arts and the Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures

- Cisneros Uncensored/Cisneros Sin Censura -
An informal talk, Q&A and an interview with Distinguished Lecturer Jaime Manrique
Book signing will be facilitated by La Casa Azul Bookstore
Free and open to the public
Monday April 27, 2015, 5:00-7:30pm, Shepard Hall 250

Sandra Cisneros with Prof. Riobó and Prof. Unger (image)

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- El Camino: The Writer’s Path -
An informal discussion on the writing process, craft, and publishing for students n the MA in Spanish,
MFA in Creative Writing, and MA in English Literature
Book signing will be facilitated by La Casa Azul Bookstore
Tuesday April 28, 2015, 1:30-3:00pm
The Rifkind Center, North Academic Center, Room 6/316

With support from the Simon H. Rifkind Center for the Humanities & the Arts

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The 25th Conference on Spanish in the United States/ 10th Conference on Spanish in Contact with Other Languages is coming to CCNY, has just taken place: here is an AP reporter's article.

The conference organizers were Dr. Edwin M. Lamboy, Associate Professor of Secondary Spanish Education and Spanish and Chair of the Secondary Education Department, and Dr. Laura Callahan, Professor of Hispanic Linguistics in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures. Sponsors included President Lisa S. Coico, the School of Education, the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, the Division of Humanities & the Arts, the Simon H. Rifkind Center for the Humanities & the Arts, the Center for Worker Education, the Ph.D. Program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages at The Graduate Center - CUNY, and the Cervantes Institute.
 

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Prof. Aristides Falcon-Paradi presented his documentary Rumba Clave Blen Blen Blen at the Bronx Museum
March 27th, at 6:00PM

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