Laura Pulido lecture

Date: 

Fri, 10/07/2011 - 15:30

Popularizing Ethnic Studies
Throught Alternative Tourism

 

A Free Public lecture by "

Dr. Laura Pulido
Friday October 7, 2011 3:30-4:45 pm
AME Bldg. Room 202

 

Dr. Pulido is a  Professor of American Studies & Ethnicity and Geography at the University of Southern California. She is the Author of Black, Brown, Yellow & Left: Radical Activism in Los Angeles, and Environmentalism and Economic Justice: Two Chicano Struggles in the Southwest. She studies how various groups experience racial and class oppression, how these experiences differ among particular communities of color, and how they mobilize to creat a more socially-just world. Asking such questions, Dr. Pulido hasd done extensice work in the field of environmental justice, landscape studies, and uncovering the history of the third world left.

 

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