Neoliberal Personhood in Latino Newark : A Conversation with Dr. Ana Yolanda Ramos-Zayas
Dr. Ana Yolanda Ramos-Zayas, the Valentín Lizana y Parragué named chair of Latin American Studies within the Black and Hispanic Studies Department (BHS) Baruch College, CUNY will be joining the Hunter College Arts and Sciences 2012-2013 Research/Writing Seminar on the May 15, 2013 at 4 p.m. at Africana & Puerto Rican/Latino Studies( HW 17th floor). Her newly published book, Street Therapists, Race, Affect, and Neoliberal Personhood in Latino Newark (University of Chicago Press, 2012) is the winner of the 2012 Puerto Rican Studies Association Frank Bonilla Book Award. Seminar participants are reading her work and excited about the prospect of engaging the author about the theoretical and methodological interventions she poses for the study of race, ethnicity, gender and sexuality.
Sponsored by the Department of Africana & Puerto Rican/Latino Studies with support from the Arts and Sciences Research/Writing Seminar, ‘Race and Ethnic Inequality in the “Post Racial” America’ at Hunter College and the Chancellor’s Latino Faculty Initiative.
For more information, contact the Department of AFPRL or Professors Browne and Torres via email. ( firstname.lastname@example.org or Arlene.email@example.com)