[Brazil at Harvard] 7th Brazil Week at Harvard

Marcio Siwi msiwi at fas.harvard.edu
Fri Mar 20 15:44:50 EDT 2009


7th Brazil Week at Harvard

Brazilian Immigration to the US: Linking Theory and Action

Monday, April 6, Belfer, from 6-8pm
Opening and welcome: Clémence Jouët-Pastré, Harvard University
Guest Speaker : Carlos Lupi, Ministro do Trabalho


Tuesday, April 7, Belfer from 6- 8pm.
Title: Politics of Reality? Immigration Laws in the Obama Era
Marcony Almeida- Director of Organizing and Advocacy at the Massachusetts
Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy (MIRA) Coalition and Co-editor of The Brazilian
Journal Magazine.


Wednesday, April 8, Belfer ? from 6-8 pm
The Present and the Future of the Brazilian Community: Trends and Issues for
Youth
Heloísa Galvão ? Brazilian Women?s Group
Leticia J. Braga - Harvard University

Thursday, April 9, Belfer, from 5-8pm
Media Coverage of Brazilian Immigrant Health in Massachusetts- Panel
coordinated by Eduardo de Oliveira, Health Reporter -New England Ethnic
Newswire- University of Massachusetts-Boston

The Mental Health of Brazilian Immigrants in Massachusetts- Panel
coordinated by Dr. Percy Andreazi, MD, LMHC - Director of the Wayside Men
against Violence Program
Patricia Cintra Franco Schram, MD - Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard
School Medicine
Helena Santos-Martins, MD - Cambridge Health Alliance and Harvard Medical School

All activities are free and open to the public

Our events will be held at 1730 Cambridge Street, CGIS South, Belfer Case Study
Room

Sponsored by the Lemann Family Endowment of the Brazil Studies Program at the
David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, and the Department of
Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University

Supporters: Brazilian Women?s Group & Brazilian Immigrant Center




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