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Literature for Brazilian Indigenous Students: An Intercultural Approach — Postponed
Friday, 20 Mar 2020
12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
B-342 Wells Hall
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Event Details:

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Invited speaker, Dr. Guilherme Trielli Ribeiro's presentation focuses on the theoretical bases and practical implications of intercultural teaching, drawing on his experience as a professor in teacher training courses for indigenous undergraduate students in Brazil. Dr. Ribeiro will discuss the ways his experience teaching these courses enabled him to think about new ways to create, research, and teach literature.

Guilherme Trielli Ribeiro has a PhD in Portuguese and Brazilian Studies from Brown University. He is an Assistant Professor at the College of Education at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil. Professor Ribeiro teaches undergraduate courses in the Language, Literature and Education majors as well as in the Land Workers Program and the Indigenous Studies Teaching Program. His research areas include Creative Writing, Interart Studies, and Literature and Language Teaching
Methods. He is one of the coordinators of the university's Brazilian Indigenous Archives (ACIND).