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Greater Caribbean Studies Center

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November 2017

Post-hurricane Maria humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico: How to stop history from repeating itself? Lessons from hurricanes San Ciriaco (1899), San Felipe (1928) and Santa Clara (1956).

November 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
802 International Affairs Building, 420W 118th Street
New York, NY 10027 United States
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SPEAKER:  Ingrid Olivo, Urban Studies Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellow and University College London Associate Staff (ingridolivo@gmail.com/ingrid.olivo@ucl.ac.uk).   ABSTRACT: A humanitarian crisis is unfolding in Puerto Rico since hurricane Maria (2017), and it was essentially unexpected as destruction levels and poor resposes attest. Yet,…

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December 2017

Memorias de la Inconformidad

December 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
802 International Affairs Building, 420W 118th Street
New York, NY 10027 United States
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  *** TALK WILL BE IN SPANISH*** SINOPSIS:  ¿Cuántas veces nos topamos con cifras, estadísticas, ensayos políticos y económicos sin detenernos a pensar que detrás de tantos números y palabras están unos seres humanos? ¿Cuántas veces tratamos de imaginarnos el…

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