The Tiger King documentary series on Netflix allows viewers to gaze into the unsettling world of tiger-breeding. It also reflects legacies of white supremacy. The Electronic Panopticon According to anthropologist Andrea Friedus, the “electronic panopticon” allows the public to view the actions and behaviors of working-class people. It enables people […]
Author: Corinna Moebius
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If you are an educator (K-12, college, university), looking for a highly engaging visit to Little Havana for your students, look no further. I have customized field trips for numerous student groups from around the world. I can also design this experience to connect with your curriculum.
On this lecture tour in Little Havana, I teach about eco-spirituality as a practice of resilience and connection. How do we cope in a world still enduring the effects of colonialism? How do the lessons of eco-spirituality help us re-define our relationship with what we think of as “nature”? How […]
On this unique walking tour of Little Havana, I share stories about people of African descent invisibilized, under-represented, or misrepresented in popular accounts about Little Havana, Cuba and Latin America. Learn about the contributions of Afrodescendants; creative acts of resistance, resilience and black placemaking; and U.S./Latin American histories of racial […]
Are you curious about stories that are silenced? Do you want to know how myths become “history”? Do you care about the people excluded from “official” histories? When you learn about the “making” of Little Havana, you also learn about the making of ideas about race, ethnicity and immigration in the U.S. and Latin America: ideas reflected in the headlines of today.
In this 5-week course, learn about strategies and practices of global white supremacy, especially in the U.S. and Latin America. The course focuses on subtle, coded and yet powerful ways that white supremacist ideas become part of “everyday” spaces, ideas, narratives and practices. Learn how people are recruited into practices […]
From as early as I can remember, my mother taught me to have a deep reverence for nature, and to see myself as part of the natural world instead of separate from it.
Before we all became aware of COVID-19, we were already suffering from another kind of pandemic–one that has lasted centuries. White supremacy is itself like a virus, infecting hearts and bodies with hatred and fear. People don’t isolate themselves to prevent this virus. They separate themselves or look down on […]
A “lesson of love” I learned years ago was shared with me by Javier Gomez, a Chicano educator in Oxnard, California. He taught me about the Mayan expression of Inlakech. In 2007, Javier was inducted into the Ventura County Educators’ Hall of Fame. Below see an interview with Javier Gomez […]