Sponsored by the Border Collective and Native American and Indigenous Studies Interdisciplinary Group
Dr. Sheila Contreras will be giving a talk on her research in the fields of Chicana/o Literature, American Studies, and Women's Studies. Dr. Contreras is Associate Professor at Michigan State University where she also directs the Chicano/Latino Studies Program. Her book, Blood Lines: Myth, Indigenism and Chicana/o Literature (2008) was published by University of Texas Press. Her new project is entitled Mestizaje/Métissage: Post-Conquest Literary Cultures in the Americas.
Please join us and Dr. Contreras for a welcoming brunch from 10:00-11:30am in Haven 3773, Ethnic Studies Lounge. Please RSVP. Space is limited.