Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Lecture | September 19 | 12-1 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall
Chunjie Zhang, UC Davis
Chunjie Zhang examines the South Pacific travel writings of George Forster and Adelbert von Chamisso, literary works by August von Kotzebue and Johann Joachim Campe, Herders philosophy of history, and Kants theory of geography from the perspective of non-European impact during the age of Europes colonial expansion. She explores what these texts show about German and European superiority, the... More >
Lecture | September 19 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room
Miguel A. López; Emiliano Valdés
López and Valdés will reflect on their experiences organizing exhibitions that focus on the visual art and performance of Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Nicaragua, and will discuss how their curatorial research puts pressure on monolithic narratives about Central American art.