North African Soirée

Thursday, 5/9/2019 from 4:09 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Health Careers Center, 330

Past Settler Colonialism & Current Algerian Unrest

Thursday, May 9 
4 to 9 p.m. 
Health Careers Center, 330
COCC Bend Campus 

Guest Speakers: 

Dr. Ashley Sanders Garcia, UCLA
Will discuss how 19th-century Algeria became an important site of Indigenous resistance and persistence in the face of militant settler colonial conquest. 

Dr. Michelle Mann, Washington State University
Will explore the history of democratic struggles in Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia from the colonial era to the present. 

4:00 p.m. Doors open, music and cuisine by Kebaba
4:30 p.m. Talks begin
5:45 p.m. Questions and Answers
6:30 p.m. Film Screening with Dr. Carrie Walker - As I Open My Eyes by Leyla Bou

Colloquium & Brunch 
Friday, May 10 
9 a.m. to Noon | Health Careers Center, 301 

Join us as we share current works-in-progress. Please RSVP to Dr. Hammerman by May 1. 

Sponsored by ASCOCC, World Languages and Cultures and Diversity and Inclusion 


North African Soiree