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The Wait of Disaster

Hurricanes and the Politics of Recovery in Puerto Rico

Yarimar Bonilla, University of Rutgers, discusses hurricanes and the aftermath in Puerto Rico.

Thursday, February 1, 2018
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Haines 352
Los Angeles, 90095

This talk explores the temporal politics of recovery in Puerto Rico, looking at how catastrophic events impact our experience of time, progression, social action, and political possibility.

Lunch will be served.
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Sponsor(s): The Culture, Power, and Social Change Working Group, Program on Caribbean Studies, Latin American Institute