Eddy F Alvarez Moderates Panel on Afro-Latinas/os

Eddy F. Alvarez from the Africana and Latino Studies Department chaired a panel at the Latina/o Studies Association conference on July 9, 2016, in Pasadena, California. The interdisciplinary panel titled “De Raíces Viejas y Temas Florecidas: Afro-Latinidades and New Directions in Latin@ Studies” focused on Black Puerto Rican identity, culture and politics. Among the panelists were academics, activists, and museum curators.