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Upcoming Speakers 2015

Dr. Elizabeth Horan Professor of English, University of Arizona

September 18, 2015 at 4:30 pm in Clark Hall, 309

“Unrepentant Traveler, Accidental Diplomat: Gabriela Mistral, Latin America’s First Nobel Laureate and Feminist Icon”


 

HOMAGE TO GABRIELA MISTRAL

The Flora Stone Mather Center for Women, Women’s and Gender Studies Program,
Baker Nord Center for the Humanities, the Department of English, the Office of Multicultural Affairs, the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity, Ethnic Studies, and the Speakers Committee of the Department of Modern Languages & Literatures invite you to the following events in honor of the Chilean poet and writer Gabriela Mistral

Thursday, September 17, 2015 6-7:30 pm
Flora Stone Mather Center for Women-Tinkham Veale University Center
Film Documentary
“Locas Mujeres” (MADWOMEN) about Gabriela Mistral’s relationship with the North American, Doris Dana. A full-length documentary that narrates the secret life of the Chilean poet Gabriela Mistral and her intimate relationship with the North American Doris Dana. The discovery of her personal files, zealously kept by her companion for fifty years, allows us to get to know the human being who hides behind a mythical, grey and distant figure.

Friday, September 18, 2015 12:30-2 pm
Guilford House-Parlor
Recital of poems by Gabriela Mistral
Recital of Latin American poets by Spanish majors, minors and members of La Alianza, Latino/a student organization at Case Western Reserve University

Friday, September 18, 2015 4:30 -6 pm
Clark Hall 309
Guest Speaker
Dr. Elizabeth Horan (Professor of English, Arizona State University)
“Unrepentant Traveler, Accidental Diplomat: Gabriela Mistral, Latin America’s First Nobel Laureate and Feminist Icon”