The intercampus Portland Center for Cultural Studies will be holding its first works-in-progress session this Friday. You are all invited!
The date: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15TH
The time: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
The place: Neuberger Hall, room 407
The theme: the Francophone Black Atlantic
The refreshments: drinks, snacks, and coffee of course
Our two presentations are:
Paul Silverstein, Anthropology, Reed College
"Guerilla Capitalism and Ghettocentric Cosmopolitanism in the French Urban Periphery"
Cicile Accillien, Foreign Languages and Literature (French), Portland State University
"Le peitit Paris des Antilles': Saint-Domingue seen by an American Woman on the Eve of the Revolution"
The full version of Paul's paper and an abstract of Cicile's presentation can be downloaded from our website: www.arch.pdx.edu/CulturalStudies/