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Spain: Then & Now – A Dialogues Seminar

March 3, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Spain has long been a land of beauty and culture. Her influence is still felt the world over. Two excellent scholars, Flora Cassen and Sam Amago, will help us compare the past and present of this remarkable country, reviewing its difficult history from the era of its once powerful empire to the present, with particular attention to its diverse cultures, contested spaces, and conflicting religions and regions.

Spain Then: Empire and Expulsion
Flora Cassen, Associate Professor of History and JMA and Sonja Van der Horst Fellow in Jewish History and Culture

Spain Now: Migration, Memory, Modernity
Sam Amago, Bowman and Gordon Gray Distinguished Term Professor of Spanish and Chair, Department of Romance Studies

The Shifting Sands of Spanish Identity
A panel discussion with our speakers

9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2018. The tuition is $65. A meal will not be offered with this seminar.

Discounts are available for UNC students, faculty, & staff. See our UNC Student, Staff, & Faculty Discounted Registration Policy here.

Co-Sponsored by the General Alumni Association.

Register for this seminar.

Please note: Registered participants will receive an email with all the Dialogues’ seminar information approximately two weeks before the program date.


March 3, 2018
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Chapel Hill Campus
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