Feb. 11, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m., Chapel
“Blackness and Nationality: The Case of Ricardo Batrell and the Cuban Racial Narrative”
Mark Sanders is a professor of African American Studies and English at Emory University. Sanders’s talk is part of Cuba and the US South: A Shared History, an international symposium exploring the ties between Cuba and the Southern United States stretching back to the antebellum era. The symposium, co-sponsored by the Dean Rusk International Law Center, will also include a panel discussion exploring Georgia’s historic ties to Cuba, from the antebellum Atlantic trade to the emigration of Cubans to Atlanta following the Mariel boatlift.
- Patricia Bell-Scott Lecture: Feb. 4, 5:30 p.m., Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, room 285
- Severe Weather Drill and UGAAlert Test: Feb. 5, 9:30 a.m.
- DEADLINE: Graduate School Teaching Portfolio Spring Submission: Feb. 5, 5:00 p.m.
New Location of Graduate School
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