Lecture Presentation: Echoing Sonic Modernities – Migrant Manila Musicians across Asia – Pacific, 1869 – 1948
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Lecture Presentation: Echoing Sonic Modernities – Migrant Manila Musicians across Asia – Pacific, 1869 – 1948

Echoing Sonic Modernities: Migrant Manila Musicians across Asia-Pacific, 1869 -1948 By meLê yamomo, Assistant Professor (University of Amsterdam) Discussant: Dr. Alejandra Bronfman, Associate Professor (University of British Columbia) UBC Liu Institute – Third Floor Boardroom 6476 NW Marine Drive 21 August 2014 (Thursday) 13.00 – 14.30 Lunch will be served at 12.30 noon. RSVP recommended: … Continue reading

Art Exhibits and Performances

Need to send gifts para sa inyong mina-Mahal? Dahil Mahal mabuhay dito sa Vancouver, inihahandog ng UBC Philippine Studies Series ang proyekto na libreng padala!

[Download the poster as a PDF] Update: the date of the Manila art show is now September 13. UBC Philippine Studies Series is launching an art exhibit called Mahal 3: Packing & Unpacking Balikbayan Box Flows. If you ship your gifts/padala through us, we’ll send it to the Philippines for free as part of our … Continue reading

Lectures/Workshops

Photos and Video from Open Lecture: Exploitation and Resistance of Filipino Migrant Domestic Workers in Global Cities

Photos from Open Lecture: Exploitation and Resistance of Filipino Migrant Domestic Workers in Global Cities Video of the Lecture by Dr. Ligaya McGovern Links Dr. Ligaya McGovern’s faculty page at the University of Indiana Canada-Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights’ website and Facebook page Continue reading

Lectures/Workshops

May 7 Open Lecture: Exploitation and Resistance of Filipino Migrant Domestic Workers in Global Cities

[Download the poster as a PDF] The UBC Philippine Studies Series, the Liu Institute for Global Issues and the Canada-Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights present the open lecture “Globalizing Asian Women’s Reproductive Labor: Exploitation and Resistance of Filipino Migrant Domestic Workers in Global Cities” with Dr. Ligaya McGovern, Department of Sociology, Indiana University Monday May … Continue reading

March 19 Reading Session: Neferti Tadiar and Ruth Mabanglo
Reading Sessions

March 19 Reading Session: Neferti Tadiar and Ruth Mabanglo

UBC Philippine Studies Series Lunch-time Reading Session Monday, March 19, 2012 12:30-2:00 pm (Bring your own lunch, coffee and snacks will be served) at Room 121, UBC Liu Institute for Global Issues Assigned Reading: Chapter 3 “Poetics of Filipina Export” in “Things Fall Away: Philippine Historical Experience and the Makings of Globalization” by Neferti Tadiar … Continue reading