Marjorie Agosín: Gender and Sexuality in the Work of Gabriela Mistral, Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 3:30-5:30pm, Humanities 1, Rm 210

December 07, 2015

By , Distinguished Professor, UC Presidential Co-Chair, Feminist Critical Race & Ethnic Studies 

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Marjorie Agosin is the Luella La Mer Slaner Professor in Latin American Studies and Professor of Spanish at Wellesley College. Her work is inspired by social justice, the pursuit of remembrance, and the memorialization of traumatic historical events in the Americas and Europe.  She is a poet and literary scholar with expertise on the work of Pablo Neruda, María Luisa Bombal, and Gabriela Mistral.  Her work addresses the role of women in Latin America during authoritarian regimes in the 1970s and 1980s. 

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The CLRC is proud to co-sponsor this free, public lecture with the Institute for Humanities Research, Latin American and Latino Studies Department, and Center for Jewish Studies