Hector Vila: Reading Edward Said in Rwanda
I’ve never sidestepped the realities of students’ lives, no teacher can, and shouldn’t — I could, however, work alongside students to locate their lived experiences in an academic setting, exposing them to the language of exile, and thus initiate an exploration of their place in an always changing, hostile world.
There are some local annual events that are so important they can’t be hyped enough.
We hear community members calling for us to do better and to respond. We want to share wit … (read more)
In July, I traveled to Mongolia again, hoping to interview the various protagonists in my … (read more)