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Indiana University's Latino Studies Program presents

The Politics of Race and Representation: Latinos and Latin Americans in the American Imaginary,

A Horizons of Knowledge Lecture

Friday October, 3 2014 from 2PM to 4:30PM in the Oak Room at the Indiana Memorial Union

Tesoros Latinos at Indiana University Arts Tour & Reception follows from 5PM to 6:30PM at The Lilly Library

The Latino Studies Program presents a Horizons of Knowledge Lecture, The Politics of Race and Representation: Latinos and Latin Americans in the American Imaginary.

Featuring scholars:
"Caribbean Tropical Sceneries in the National Geographic," Dr. Laura Muñoz Mata, Instituto Mora

"Representations of Mexico in USA Photography," Dr. Pedro San Miguel, Universidad de Puerto Rico

"Who's Counting? Latina/os in Primetime Network Television," Dr. Clara Rodríguez, Fordham University

Special exhibit and reception at The Lilly Library following the symposium, 5-6:30pm. Featuring Tesoros Latinos at Indiana University and live music provided by The Latin American Music Center.

Open to the campus and community. For information, please email

This event is sponsored by: Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Multicultural Affairs, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of African American & African Diaspora Studies, Department of American Studies, Department of Anthropology, Department of Communication & Culture, Department of History, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society, and La Casa (Latino Cultural Center)