Dr Carolina Núñez Puente, in collaboration with the ‘Comité Ambiental’ of the Faculty of Philology at UDC and the research group CLEU, has organised some great upcoming lectures that will be of interest to us all.

I CICLO DE CHARLAS DO COMITÉ AMBIENTAL

Friday 17 March:

– Speaker: Verónica Baldomir Pardiñas, PhD candidate (UDC)

– Title: “Ecological Agriculture: Myth vs. Reality”

– Time & place: 10:30. Room 2.5

Friday 31 March:

– Speaker: Prof. Gordon Henry, Jr. (Michigan State University)

– Title: “The Native Americans and the Treatment of Nature”

– Time & place: 10:30. Room 2.5

Friday 21 April:

– Speaker: Nelson Rodríguez Avilez, PhD candidate (UDC)

– Title: “Veganism: A Healthy Choice?”

– Time & place: 10:30. Room 2.5

JOINT SEMINAR ON NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE AND CULTURE

Monday 3 April:

– Speaker 1: Dr. Lorena Carbonara (University of Bari, Italy)

– Title: “Education for Extinction: Questions of Language and Power in Native American History”

– Speaker 2: Prof. Gordon Henry, Jr. (Michigan State University)

– Title: “Alter(native) Biographies—The Extension of Life Stories and Songs in the Fiction and Poetry of Gordon Henry”

-Time & place: 11:00. Salón de grados

INVITED LECTURE

Tuesday 4 April:

– Speaker: Dr. Lorena Carbonara (University of Bari, Italy)

– Title: “The Linguistic and Visual Representation of Native Americans on the Screen: An Overview”

– Time & place: 12:00. Room 1.1