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Dr. Ausma Khan: The Unquiet Dead

Reading Culture and The Reel Film and Speaker series present Dr. Ausma Khan author of the book The Unquiet Dead. Dr. Khan holds a Ph. D. in International Human Rights Law with a specialization in…

From  Ann Louise Bragdon on 11/9/2016 0 likes 0  

Agony and Ecstasy: Baroque Emotion in 'Love in the Time of Cholera'

Dr. Lois Parkinson Zamora is a leader in the comparative study of literature of the Americas. Her most recent book, The Inordinate Eye: New World Baroque and Latin American Fiction (University of…

From  jordan.carswell on 11/10/2014 0 likes 0  

The REEL - Ken Kenegos

“The Waiting Room” Film (81 minutes) 2013 “A unique blend of social media and documentary film addressing the conversation about health care reform and equal access to…

From  bhakti.duran@hccs.edu on 04/2/2014 0 likes 0  

The REEL - Photographer Alan Pogue

“In 1968, when he came home from his tour of duty as a battlefield medic in Vietnam, Alan Pogue began using photography to look into society’s wounds for the possibility of cultural…

From  bhakti.duran@hccs.edu on 02/13/2014 0 likes 0  

Bridging Cultures - Dr. Gisela Ables and Dr. Melissa Miller-Waters

Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s inventive, wry, and tragic memoir of growing up in Tehran in the 1980s - the tumultuous years when the Islamic Revolution took hold in Iran and the country…

From  bhakti.duran@hccs.edu on 11/7/2013 0 likes 0  

The REEL - Immigration: Dreams and Realities

Guest Panelist: Ms. Maria Jimenez Activist in the Latino community for the last forty-seven years, Ms. Jimenez has organized campaigns for social change, has provided concrete support to immigrant…

From  bhakti.duran@hccs.edu on 11/5/2013 0 likes 0  

Dr. Hosam Aboul-Ela: "In the Country of Men" by Hisham Matar

Book Discussion #1: Thurs, Sept. 26th, 2 p.m. "In the Country of Men" by Hisham Matar Lecture presentation: Dr. Hosam Aboul-Ela, University of Houston Literature Professor “In…

From  jordan.carswell on 10/10/2013 0 likes 0  

The REEL - Professor James Galbraith

PROFESSOR JAMES GALBRAITH Lecture: “The Great Crisis After Five Years: Still No Return to Normal.” Professor Galbraith will discuss his new book "Inequality and Instability: A…

From  bhakti.duran@hccs.edu on 06/10/2013 0 likes 0  

Professor James Galbraith

PROFESSOR JAMES GALBRAITH Lecture: “The Great Crisis After Five Years: Still No Return to Normal.” Professor Galbraith will discuss his new book "Inequality and Instability: A…

From  bhakti.duran@hccs.edu on 03/19/2013 0 likes 0  

David Lee-“Dreamtime – Aboriginal Interweaving of Past, Present and Future”

Learn how the indigenous northern Australian Aboriginal peoples have maintained spiritual connections to their lands and to their ancestors through ceremonial traditions concerned primarily with…

From  bhakti.duran@hccs.edu on 02/13/2013 0 likes 0  

John Pilger at the REEL

Journalist John Pilger ansers questions from HCC students in this engaging 2008 event sponsored by the Northwest College REEL series.

From  jordan.carswell on 12/17/2010 0 likes 0