Tuesday, Feb. 16 @ 4 PM
*Mi gente es Fuerte, ¿pero unida? … Well, it’s complicated
Translation: My people are strong, but united? … Well, it’s complicated
The 2020 Presidential Election brought to light long-held misperceptions about the Latino(x) voting bloc. Those hailed as ‘political pundits’ failed to contextualize Latino communities’ voting patterns based on identity, culture, history, social capital, gender, ethnicity, AND race, to name a few.
The Gloria E. Anzaldúa Colloquium aims to critically analyze the impact of social and cultural marginalization from an intersectional framework.
Rosa Clemente, a leading scholar on Latinx identity issues is the author of the Her groundbreaking article, Who is Black?, a catalyst for many discussions regarding Blackness in Latinx culture.