2021 Prelude to Tucson Program

Cultural Awareness and Social Justice

Virtual

February 18-19, 2021

Conference Activities and Sessions


The free virtual Prelude to Tucson will feature two guest roundtables, video and image galleries, and two days of interaction on February 18 and 19, 2021. Learn more about our speakers.

Thursday, February 18
Video and Image Galleries
Asynchronous galleries open to all participants are organized by subject and allow for video and text responses (see also Social Circle on Thursday).
Guest Roundtable: Transnational and Migrant Educational Journeys
(in Spanish and English)

This roundtable explores the educational realities for transnational and migrant students on the US/Mexico border. Drawing on examples across the educational spectrum from early childhood to higher education, members of this roundtable include students who cross the border each day to attend school and researchers from the US and Mexico.

Welcome: Rafael Barceló Durazo, Cónsul de México en Tucson
Moderator: Dr. Etta Kralovec
Guests: Dr. Iliana Reyes, Dr. Gloria Ciria, Dr. Vanessa Falcón, Dr. Martha Gutiérrez Román
Friday, February 19
Video and Image Galleries
Asynchronous galleries open to all participants are organized by subject and allow for video and text responses (see also Social Circle).
Gallery Social Circle
Synchronous discussion with artists and viewers of Video and Image Galleries.
Guest Roundtable: Diversity, Interculturality and Identities across the Americas
(in Spanish and English)

Community practitioners and scholars highlight the diversity of indigenous, Latin American, and Latinx cultural and social identities across the hemisphere. Discussion will center on theoretical dimensions, exemplary programs and best practices for education, collaboration and advocacy.

Moderator: Dr. Iliana Reyes
Guests: Dr. Sylvia Schmelkes del Valle, Dr. Alfredo Artiles, Dr. Angela Valenzuela and Ya'da'o Ignacio Velasco

Register for Prelude to Tucson

Join us for this free virtual event.

Call for Video & Image Submissions

February 18-19, 2021

Our free virtual Prelude to Tucson will feature two guest roundtables, video and image galleries, and two days of interaction.

Submission deadline: January 31, 2021

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