Sep 12

Helen Pond McIntyre ’48 Lecture, “If We Forget Ourselves, Who Will Be Left to Remember Us?”

at Event Oval, The Diana Center
  • Add to Calendar 2019-09-12 18:30:00 2019-09-12 18:30:00 Helen Pond McIntyre ’48 Lecture, “If We Forget Ourselves, Who Will Be Left to Remember Us?” Celebrated author, activist, and recent Barnard Medal of Distinction recipient Cherríe Moraga will read and discuss her new memoir, Native Country of the Heart, a love letter to her mother and an intimate portrait of the U.S.-Mexican diaspora. Barnard professor Nancy Worman will join Moraga to discuss America’s long bout of cultural amnesia and how the recuperation of ancestral memories can help nourish the radical political consciousness and activism needed to fight for a better future. Event Oval, The Diana Center Barnard barnard-admin@digitalpulp.com UTC public

Celebrated author, activist, and recent Barnard Medal of Distinction recipient Cherríe Moraga will read and discuss her new memoir, Native Country of the Heart, a love letter to her mother and an intimate portrait of the U.S.-Mexican diaspora. Barnard professor Nancy Worman will join Moraga to discuss America’s long bout of cultural amnesia and how the recuperation of ancestral memories can help nourish the radical political consciousness and activism needed to fight for a better future.