In Celebration of Caribbean American Heritage Month, the Houston
International Festival, and Caribbean Cultural Arts Festival and Film
Expo (CAFE), Texas Southern University's Department of History,
Geography, and Economics is hosting a one-day interdisciplinary symposium on the Caribbean titled "Migratory Subjectivities: Then and Now," June 11, 2010, 9:00AM to 3:00PM, Barbara Jordan Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs, McCoy Auditorium, #114.
Participants are invited to give scholarly presentations treating topics in Caribbean history, law, literature, politics, psychology, sociology, economics, geography, religion, culture, music, arts, film, etc. Graduate students, including students from other Houston Universities, are especially welcome.
Please send abstracts of 200-500 words to Karen Kossie-Chernyshev, PhD, Associate Professor of History, Department of History, Geography, and Economics, 305B, Houston, TX, 77004. Phone: 713-313-7890; Fax: 713-313-1823. Deadline for abstracts is April 30, 2010. The audience will be treated to a performance and film immediately following discussions. The event is free and open to the public.
Karen Kossie-Chernyshev, PhD
Department of History, Geography, and Economics
Barbara Jordan/Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs
Texas Southern University
Houston, TX 77004
F: 713.313.1823 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit the website at http://www.ccaf2010.wordpress.com/
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