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Rest in peace Michel Monnin, 1940-2020

23 November 2020
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The following message is from the Monnin family. Our thoughts are with them as they remember and celebrate the life of Michel Monnin. 

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Michel Monnin left us this Friday, November 13, 2020. He had just celebrated his 80th birthday on October 26 and was looking forward to spending time in Port-Salut. He who never sat down at a table if he was to be the thirteenth couldn't avoid the date fate had reserved for him that Friday.

Kaiama L. Glover's new book A Regarded Self out next month

16 November 2020
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archipelagos editor Kaiama L. Glover's latest book, A Regarded Self: Caribbean Women and the Ethics of Disorderly Being, will be available next month. Glover is the Ann Whitney Olin Professor of French & Africana Studies and the Faculty Director of the Barnard Digital Humanities Center, where she teaches and researches about Black francophone literature, colonialism, and postcolonialism.

Read the blurb below and get a sneak peek of the introduction here

The Caribbean Digital VII

13 November 2020
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Build: October – December 2020
Launch: 4 December 2020 at 1:00-2:00pm (EST) - Register here

This year, the seventh annual Caribbean Digital event will be held virtually, with a synchronous virtual gathering on 4 December, from 1pm-2pm, and three asynchronous digital community projects:

Following the Revolution: The Transnational Activism of Blanca and Juan Moncaleano, 1911-1916

3 November 2020
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Date: Thursday, 5th November 
Time: 3:00pm EST

From LACS Stony Brook:

The Greater Left/Greater Caribbean: Undertheorized Radical Movements in the Archipelago series presents 'Following the Revolution: The Transnational Activism of Blanca and Juan Moncaleano, 1911-1916,' a lecture by Jorell Meléndez-Badillo, History, Dartmouth College. The event will be presented by Régulo Silva (PhD Candidate, Hispanic Languages and Literature).