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MAY 11, 2006 | 6PM | WASH., DC | AFRICAN BEAT, CARIBBEAN ECHOES

MAY 11, 2006 | 6PM | WASH., DC | AFRICAN BEAT, CARIBBEAN ECHOES

The National Council of La Raza, the Inter-American Foundation, the Dominican American National Roundtable and the Inter-Agency Consultation on Race in Latin America present African Beat, Caribbean Echoes: Blackness in the Formation of Dominican Identity.

Africanbeat

Join us for a discussion with Afro-Dominican scholars and activists as they address the Dominican Republic’s rich cultural and ethnic diversity, its important African heritage, and how Dominicans in the United States identify with their African roots.

The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. on May 11, with a reception following the discussion.

Speakers include:
Dr. Celsa Albert Batista
Dominican Institute for African and Asian Studies (INDAASEL)
Dominican Republic

Dr. Eulalia Jiménez
Afro-Dominican Community Activist
Dominican Republic

Dr. Silvio Torres-Saillant
Syracuse University
USA

Location: Raul Yzaguirre Building, 1126 16th St, NW
City: Washington, DC
Contact: (202) 785-1670 or afrodominican@nclr.org

For more info visit: http://www.danr.org  

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