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Rethinking Mexican Indigenismo

Dr. Stephen E. Lewis Faculty, History Department CSU, Chico In the southern state of Chiapas, Mexico’s leading social scientists undertook an innovative program of education, development,…

From  Jeff Layne on February 15th, 2017 0 likes 108 plays   

Undersea Living, Saturation Diving and Discovering Roman and Greek Shipwrecks

Dr. Ian Koblick Alumnus, CSU, Chico Ian Koblick’s presentation focuses on his fascinating career as an undersea resident, aquanaut, explorer, author, marine consultant, and technical…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 29 plays   

Connecting and Disconnecting with Nancy Alonso

Nancy Alonso Cuban Author & Member, Cubana Books Editorial Board Prominent Cuban author Nancy Alonso reads in Spanish one of the 12 stories from her book, “Desencuentro”…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays   

The Cultural Policy of the Cuban Revolution

Dr. Rebecca Gordon-Nesbitt Among the first manifestos issued by the Fidel Castro-led Cuban revolutionaries were those urging that culture be spread throughout the country. According to Dr. Rebecca…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 71 plays