Wed, Sep 01|
Asanbe Diversity Symposium
Dr. Nazario y Colón, author of the poetry collection “Of Jíbaros and Hillbillies,” co-founded the Affrilachian Poets to defy “the persistent stereotype of a racially homogenized rural region.”
Time & Location
Sep 01, 2021, 1:00 PM
Clarksville, 601 College St, Clarksville, TN 37044, USA
About the event
At 1:00pm on Wednesday, September 1st, 2021 he’ll visit the Austin Peay State University (APSU) Morgan University Center, Room 307, to deliver the keynote lecture, “A Puerto Rican/Latinx Journey in Appalachia,” at the 2021 Asanbe Diversity Symposium. At 2:30pm, he’ll also participate in a panel discussion in the Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center.