KHRCA 2016/2017 Colloquia - Event 8 - Girlhood, Displacement and Resistance during the Japanese Occupation

Start Date: May 03 2017 - 12:20 PM

End Date: May 03 2017 - 01:50 PM

Audience: General Public Event

Category: Community

Location: KHRCA A-202

Description:

KHRCA 2016-17 Colloquia - Fleeing Genocide: Displacement, Exile and the Refugee. Event 8:
Girlhood, Displacement, and Resistance during the Japanese Occupation.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 12:20-1:50pm.

Speakers: Dr. Kathleen Tamayo Alves, Assistant Professor of English, Queensborough Community College; Dr. Aliza Atik, Assistant Professor of English, Queensborough Community College; Dr. Benjamin Miller, Assistant Professor of English, Queensborough Community College;
and Prof. Alisa Cercone, Lecturer of English, Queensborough Community College.

Dr. Alves addresses displacement, victimhood, survival, and resistance through the girlhood narratives of her familyâ?Ts flight from persecution
during the Japanese occupation of the Philippines, supplying the historical and cultural context of World War II in Asia. This program will immediately be followed by a student and faculty roundtable discussion

 


Contact Name: Aliza Atik

Contact Email: AAtik@qcc.cuny.edu

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