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Rigoberta Menchu Opens Power and Privilege Symposium

Rigoberta Menchu Opens Power and Privilege Symposium

Sarah Cornett

March 27, 2013

"The first thing I did today was greet my ancestors." Rigoberta Menchu began her talk last Wednesday night, March 27 with these words, building on the theme of gratitude and identity as the evening went on.  The Nobel Laureate was the keynote speaker of the ASWC sponsored Power and Privilege Symposium. A Guatemalan human rights activist, Menchu concluded her visit to...

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