Teaching in/from Freedom
Lorgia García Peña, Associate Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and of History and Literature at Harvard University, is a Latino/a Studies scholar who specializes in ethnic, race, and national belonging. Co-founder of Freedom University Georgia, a tuition-free institution for undocumented students banned from public higher education in Georgia, she will discuss the ways educational institutions can successfully support undocumented students.
Dec 3, 4–5:15 PMTransatlantic Pacts: America and the Production of Postwar French Literature
Newhouse Center fellow Sara Kippur (Associate Professor of French, Trinity College) will host a presentation on her ongoing research project, a transatlantic literary history of postwar French literature.Event Date:Thursday, December 3, 2020 -4:00pm to 5:15pm
Dec 8, 3:30 PMThe Fate of Freedom in a Global Pandemic
A timely, power-packed panel with the executive director of Human Rights Watch and two human rights journalists, who will reflect on the ways in which state-sponsored repression has grown under the cover of the global pandemic.Event Date:Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 3:30pm