International Creole Day celebration

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall

Event Contact

Prather, Jennifer
684-6054

Speaker(s): 
Jerry Philogene

International Creole Day at Duke will be celebrated by talks given in Haitian Creole by student Nathan Dize, from Vanderbilt Univ., and keynote speaker, Jerry Philogene, associate professor of American Studies, Dickinson College, and visiting faculty fellow at Duke this year. Her talk, "Miwa Lakansyèl: Mixing and Mapping of Haitian Aesthetics," will be in English. Followed by a reception in FC 130.




Friday, October 27, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Sponsor
jprather for Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)
Event Co-Sponsors
Forum for Scholars and Publics, Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI), Romance Studies