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Join the Borders & Migrations Initiative (BMI) as it launches the fall 2023 season of events.

The series kicks off on Monday, September 25 with Filipino author Noel Alumit.  He will read from his new collection of short stories, Music Heard in Hi-Fi & Other Stories, published this month.  The event begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Library Learning Center.


And mark your calendars now for the second event in the Borders and Migrations fall 2023 series, which takes place Monday, October 16 at 12:00 noon in the Library Learning Center.  The event, titled “Fleeting, Waiting, Hoping,” will feature a researchers from Xavier University, who will share their findings about life at the border as seen through the eyes of women and children asylum seekers, as they wait in Nogales, Mexico.  The panel discussion will be accompanied by an art exhibit, which will run in the library art gallery through November 15.

Submitted by: Richard D. Reitsma, PhD, associate professor of Spanish, Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, & Cultures