ICS Lecture: “Gade nan mizè-am tonbe: Vodoun Practices in Haiti before Environmental Crisis”

Anyone who is not located in Puerto Rico can watch this discussion streaming online.

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As part of its Conferencias Caribeñas 10 lecture series for January-May 2012, the Institute of Caribbean Studies of the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras (UPR-RP), invites the academic community and the general public to a lecture “Gade nan mizè-am tonbe: Las prácticas del Vodou en Haití ante la crisis ambiental” [Gade nan mizè-am tonbe: Vodoun Practices in Haiti before the Environmental Crisis] by by Dr. Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert (Professor of Hispanic Studies; Randolph Distinguished Professor Chair; Director of Environmental Studies; and Director of Latin American and Latino/a Studies at Vassar College). Jean Ourdy Pierre (PhD candidate, Hispanic Studies Graduate Program, School of Humanities, UPR-RP) will comment the lecture.

The activity will be held on Thursday, April 12, 2012, from 1:00 to 3:00pm in Amphitheatre Manuel Maldonado Denis (CRA 108) of Carmen Rivera de Alvarado (CRA) Building, School of Social Sciences, UPR-RP.

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