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Vicente Rodriguez Fernandez
Vicente Rodriguez Fernandez
WhenTuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
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Award winning artist and activist,Vicente Rodriguez Fernandez , will be speaking on our campus on Nov. 8th from 3:30 - 4:30 in DISC 061.
Vicente is one of Forbes Magazine's Most Influential People under 30. As a human rights activist, cartoonist, screenwriter, and founder of the Roma youth network, YAG-BARi-TERNYPE-International, Vicente raises awareness about the discrimination of Romani people worldwide and taps into comic art and pop culture as a vehicle for social change. Most recently he led discussions about his Roma Pop project at the the NYC Comic Con (and made headlines about countering racist, inflammatory comments from Incredible Hulk creator, Peter David!).

Campus locationDiscovery Hall
Campus roomDiscover 061
Event sponsorsSchool of Nursing & Health Studies: http://www.uwb.edu/nhs
Social Justice Organizers: http://www.uwb.edu/sea/socialjustice
Comparative History of Ideas: https://chid.washington.edu/
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Event typesAcademics, Lectures/Seminars, Special Events, Student Activities
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