A Discussion on Latino Identity with Dr. Suzzan Oboler
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We invite you for a fireside conversation about Latin@ Identity in the United States with Dr. Suzzane Oboler, Professor of Latin American Studies at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the City University of New York.
FREE food and beverages will be provided!
After obtaining her PhD from New York University in 1991, Dr.Oboler developed into one of the world's key authors in literature concerning the meaning and definition of Latin@ identity. Author of Ethnic Labels, Latino Lives (1995) and editor of texts such as Latinos and Citizenship: The Dilemma of Belonging (2006) and Neither Enemies nor Friends: Latinos, Blacks, Afro-Latinos (2005), Oboler has vast experience with what it means to be Latin@. Dr. Oboler has been a visiting professor at many universities across the United States, and has a research focus on issues related to race, citizenship, human rights, immigration, incarceration, and national belonging for Latin@s in the Americas. She is Founding Editor of the academic journal, Latino Studies, and in 2011, she was named Fulbright Distinguished Chair in American Studies at PUC, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
We hope to see you at the event!