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Partnering with Local Latinx Communities

Date

Aug 06 2020

Time

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Location

Forum for Scholars and Publics

011 Old Chemistry Building, Duke's West Campus Quad

Partnering with Local Latinx Communities

Partnering with Local Latinx Communities for Immigrant Rights

With Liliana Paredes and Orin Starn

Please join this Engaged Scholarship Lunch Series event as we spotlight faculty from across campus who collaborate with people beyond the academy in their scholarly endeavors. In this informal lunch discussion, we welcome Liliana Paredes, Professor of the Practice of Romance Studies, and Orin Starn, Professor of Cultural Anthropology and History.

Free and open to the public. Light lunch served. Co-sponsored by the Duke Office of Civic Engagement, Duke Service-Learning, the Forum for Scholars and Publics, and the Duke Faculty Write Program. This series is part of the Engaged Scholar Network initiative.

Speakers

Liliana Paredes

Duke University

Liliana Paredes is Professor of the Practice of Romance Studies at Duke University. Her teaching and research interests include second language acquisition of vocabulary; curricular implications of low-, mid-, and high-stakes activities to understand writing in a second language; and the development of intercultural competence. Bio Mar 2019...

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Orin Starn

Duke University

Orin Starn is a professor of cultural anthropology at Duke University. Early in his career he worked for many years in Peru, and is lead editor of the popular The Peru Reader as well authoring his own book Nightwatch about Andean village organizing. Starn's more recent books address topics ranging…...

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