Speaker from Cuba 10/17/17 at 12 noon


Join Cuban popular educator, media producer, and poet Marcel Lueiro Reyes for a talk at Clark and a lunch discussion at Stone Soup:
Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
10am at Clark Univ., in Dana Commons
12 noon at Stone Soup, 4 King St, Worcester

Marcel is a specialist in the fields of popular communication, culture and the arts in Cuba. His poetry collections have won national literary prizes. Marcel has traveled to many countries as both a popular educator and a journalist and will focus on community-based experiences in the struggle to create a more inclusive and democratic socialism. Marcel is eager to discuss the perception of US policies on the island as well as the influence of people from the US on aspects of Cuban life such as baseball, music, and film. Join us!

Topics Marcel can also address: “perceptions of and responses to U.S. policy in Cuba; U.S. grassroots solidarity with Cuba movement; social, solidarity and cooperative economy movement in Cuba and Latin America; popular education theory and methodology; popular education and public participation through arts and culture, gender and a communication; media and popular communication in Cuba; World Social Forum and other spaces of international social movement building.”

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