Apr
23
Thu 7:00 PM

John Alba Cutler, The Evanston Northwestern Humanities Lecture Series

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When: Thursday, April 23, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM  
Where:
1703 Orrington Avenue
Evanston, 60201 map it
Audience: - Faculty/Staff - Student - Public
Contact: Beverly Zeldin-Palmer   18474673970  
Group: Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
Category: Lectures & Meetings
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Members of the Northwestern faculty share and discuss cutting-edge research with the public at the Evanston Public Library.

This year, ENHLS will honor the Latino American experience, as part of the "Hecho in the U.S.A" program, which explores various aspects of Latino/Latina culture.

John Alba Cutler

John Alba Cutler (Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2008) specializes in US Latino literatures, multiethnic American poetry, contemporary American literature, and print culture studies. His book Ends of Assimilation: The Formation of Chicano Literature, forthcoming from Oxford University Press, examines how Chicano/a (Mexican American) literary works represent processes of assimilation, and what those representations can teach us about race, gender, and the nature of literary discourse.