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Seth Garfield, Director GAR 1.104, Mailcode B7000, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-3261

Colloquium: "(Re)Telling and (Re)Living: Heterogeneous Discourses in the Luso-Hispanic World," March 20-22 (co-sponsor with the Spanish and Portuguese Dept.)

Sat, March 22, 2014

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Texas presents:

“(Re)telling and (Re)living: Heterogeneous Discourses in the Luso Hispanic World”

Keynote speakers:
Mario Ramirez, Filmmaker, CUNY TV
Osmundo Pinho, Universidade do Recôncavo Bahiano

March 20-22, 2014

The graduate students of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Texas at Austin are pleased to announce the XXI Colloquium to be held on March 20-­22, 2014. Presentations will be given in Spanish, Portuguese, English or a language related to the field of study.
The Iberian­ American world, with its amalgamated roots stands as a possible place from which to build decolonial performance practices that may present themselves as possibilities apart from the Eurocentric, hegemonic and homogenizing model. The goal of this colloquium is to present those instances in which (re)telling or (re)living colonized stories and performances can reclaim and decolonize our existence as a challenge to colonial discourse in order to provide a way unto alternative spaces from which to build new subjectivities.

Additional information forthcoming.

Sponsored by: Graduate Student Organization of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Institute for Historical Studies in the Department of History


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