Writing Black Caribbean Women: A Conversation

Writing Black Caribbean Women: A Conversation

Date: 
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time From: 
3:00 pm
Time To: 
5:00 pm
Location: 
Remote/Zoom
Speaker: 
Aya de León, Nicole Dennis-Benn

The Blackness in Latin America and Caribbean (BLAC) ... working group in conjunction with UC Berkeley's Center for Latin American Studies is pleased to announce its first event in the AfroLatinx Voices roundtable series, "Writing Black Caribbean Women: A Conversation" featuring Afro-Puerto Rican novelist and poet Aya de León and Jamaican novelist Nicole Dennis-Benn. The discussion will be moderated by PhD candidate in African Diaspora Studies, BLAC co-founder, and scholar of Belize and its diaspora, Nicole Ramsey.

The event will take place via Zoom on Friday, October 23 at 3:00 p.m. PST. Register here: http://bit.ly/afro-latinx. This event and series is being generously co-sponsored by the Departments of African American Studies, Gender & Women's Studies, English, Comparative Literature, Ethnic Studies, and Spanish & Portuguese.