Puerto Rico After Hurricane María: Culture, Politics, Place

15 June 2018
Date: 
Friday 15 June, 10:30 - 17:30
Venue: 
Rothermere American Insitute (RAI)

A one-day symposium at the Rothermere American Insitute (RAI) on Friday, 15 June (10.30am – 5.30pm), on the cultural, political and infrastructural situation in Puerto Rico after Hurricane María struck the island in September 2017.

There will be three guest speakers:  Eduardo Lalo, novelist and winner of the Rómulo Gallegos International Novel Prize in 2013, who will also be doing a reading of his work on Thursday, 14 June. The other speakers are Antonio Carmona Báez (University of Puerto Rico/University of St. Maarten) and Melissa Fernández Arrigoitia (Lancaster University), who are experts in public policy and urbanism, respectively.

Rothermere American Institute
1a South Parks Road
Oxford
OX1 3UB
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1865 282705
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