Session 2P

McNair Session - Economies of Exploitation, Cultures of Resistance

3:45 PM to 5:15 PM | Moderated by Sonnet Retman
Add to my favorites Behind the Veils of Industry: The Filipina Mail-Order Bride as the Ultimate Western Male Fantasy
Presenter
  • Merzamie (Mimi) Cagaitan, Senior, English, Comparative History of Ideas EIP Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, Presidential Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Michelle Liu, English

Add to my favorites Cinema of Loss: Exploring the Role of War and Trauma in Burundian Films
Presenter
  • Alejandro (Alex) Guardado, Senior, English (Creative Writing) McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Kate Cummings, English

Add to my favorites Disrupting Narratives: Expressions of Resistance During the U.S. Occupation of the Dominican Republic, 1916-1924
Presenter
  • Jessica Gonzalez-Nissen, Senior, History, International Studies: Latin America Mary Gates Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Ileana Rodriguez-Silva, History

Add to my favorites Brown Eyes, Blue Eyes: The Integrated Audience's Gaze on Black Performance
Presenter
  • Alexander (Alex) Catchings, Senior, English EIP Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Sonnet Retman, American Ethnic Studies

Add to my favorites "Black Folks Passing for Black Folks": The Black Middle Class, Hip Hop, and "Black Authenticity" in the 21st Century
Presenter
  • Janelle White, Senior, History, American Ethnic Studies EIP Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, Presidential Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Sonnet Retman, American Ethnic Studies