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News Release| LAS Fulbright Scholar; Cal State L.A.

December 29, 2010

‘Reinventing Themselves, Reinventing Brazil’ at Cal State L.A. Jan. 11

CSULA Latin American Studies to host Fulbright scholar Margareth Rago

What & Who:  The Latin American Studies Program at Cal State L.A. presents “Reinventing Themselves, Reinventing Brazil: Feminism, Subjectivity and Politics”—a lecture by Margareth Rago, a history professor at the State University of Campinas (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and a Fulbright scholar at the Institute of Latin American Studies at Columbia University.        

When:               Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011,  6:15 - 8 p.m.

Where:              Salazar Hall C366 on the CSULA campus. The University is located at the Eastern Avenue exit, San Bernardino (I-10) freeway, at the interchange of the 10 and 710 freeways.  (Campus map and directions:  

Details:            Rago’s research focuses on many themes, including post-structuralism, feminism, anarchism, subjectivity, and gender. She obtained her undergraduate degrees in history and philosophy from the University of São Paulo, and a Master of Arts and doctorate degree in history at the University of Campinas.

More:                This event is co-sponsored by the History Department and the College of Natural and Social Science at Cal State L.A. It is also supported by the Fulbright Occasional Lecturer Fund.

Info:                  Free to the public. For more information on the lecture, call Angela Vergara at (323) 343-2223 or      

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