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5th Annual Haiti Week Goes Virtual!

Posted by on Thursday, January 7, 2021 in News.

5th Annual Haiti Week
February 9-11, 2021

Join Vanderbilt’s Center for Latin American Studies for the 5th annual Vanderbilt Haiti Week! Virtual programs will feature scholars from Vanderbilt University and The City College of New York-CUNY, and explore Haitian history, music, culture, literature, language, and more.

Register now to receive the Zoom link for all events.

All events will use the same Zoom meeting link. Register once to receive the link to join all events. Feel free to join us for one or all of the programs, drop in when your schedule allows, turn off your video feed, etc. Everyone is welcome! Advanced Registration Required.


Tuesday, February 9, 2021

5:30-6:30 PM CST “Teaching Haiti with Music and Carnival” with Danielle Dorvil (Vanderbilt University) K-12 Teacher Workshop

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

12:10-1:00 PM CST “Translating Haiti: A Conversation with Nathan Dize and Vanessa K. Valdés” featuring Nathan Dize (Vanderbilt University) and Vanessa K. Valdés (The City College of New York-CUNY).

Thursday, February 11, 2021

12:30-1:30 PM CST “Race and Revolution” Panel Discussion with Brandon Byrd, Jane Landers, Jesus Ruiz, and Tiffany Patterson (Vanderbilt University).


Advanced Registration Required.
Register now to receive the Zoom link for all events.


Haiti Week 2021 co-sponsors include the Department of History, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, the Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center, African American and Diaspora Studies, and the Curb Center.