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Hunter Undergraduate Student Symposium: Border Crossings

This popular symposium series returns this year to feature papers from national universities on the topic of Border Crossings. This year’s symposium is held in conjunction with the exhibition Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art, and will feature several papers that shed light on the work in the exhibition. Respondent is Dr. Elissa Weichbrodt, Assistant Professor of Art at Covenant College.

Emma Friedman-Buchanan
University of Kentucky
“Borders of Fire: The Power of Exile in Ana Mendieta’s Silueta Films”

Jerryan Ramos Hernández
University of Central Florida
“Colonial Identity in the work of Myrna Baez and Maria del Mater O’Neill”

Ryan Holguín
Vassar College
“The Visual Campaign of the East Los Angeles Student Walkouts”

Alexa Whitman
Covenant College
“Crossing Boundaries, Creating a Rumble”

This program is open and free to the public.