Featured St. Norbert’s College Lecturer: Professor Parisa Meymand
Date: Saturday, January 28, 2017
Identities are found everywhere in the cultural landscape. When identities are placed on maps, they create spaces of belonging for cultural groups – and at times are contested by competing groups/interests. We will illustrate examples of cultural place names from around the globe, with a special focus on “Tehrangeles” – a Persian American ethnic enclave in Los Angeles.