Literature Program

Friday, January 25, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.


University at Buffalo Humanities Institute and Hallwalls present

Dalia A. Muller

Scholars at Hallwalls: Debating Cuban Independence in Mexico in the 1890s

Dalia Muller is a historian of Latin America and the Caribbean whose work focuses on travel, exile, and immigration in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries greater Caribbean. She is completing her first book project, which examines the impact of the Cuban independence struggle in nineteenth-century Mexico. Her article, "Latin America and the Question of Cuban Independence" has been recently published in The Americas. She received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley.

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David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...