Dominican Studies: Fascinating Tales of the DSI

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Virtual Branch
Zoom Webinar/Meeting [CH]

Event Details

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month 2021 (September 15 to October 15) with the Library and Archive of CUNY Dominican Studies Institute (CUNY DSI) of the City University of New York (CUNY).

Listen to the fascinating tales of the work of Library and Archive of the (DSI) to bring the Dominican's heritage to life. Discover, explore, and learn in this interactive event.

  • This virtual event will be presented via Zoom.
  • Registration is required for this event.
  • Register only once.
  • Register to attend the virtual presentation in-person at the the Crest Hill Branch on the form to the left. NOTE: The presenter will not be in person. **Masks are required for patrons ages 2 and older.**
  • Register to view this event via Zoom HERE, or click the link below. You will receive an email from Zoom with the login information.
CUNY DSI is the premier university-based institution in the United States dedicated to producing and disseminating research and scholarship about Dominicans, and about the Dominican Republic. This webinar will introduce users to the interactive Dominican-related digital projects developed by CUNY DSI, including: First Blacks in the Americas , The Spanish Paleography Digital Teaching and Learning ToolFighting for Democracy: Dominican Veterans from World War IIA History of Dominican Music in the United States, among others.

Event Type(s): Educational/How To
Age Group(s): Adults, Seniors, Teens, Tweens
Presenter: Sarah Aponte, Chief Librarian and Jhensen Ortiz, Librarian | CUNY Dominican Studies Institute
Yumarys Polanco-Miller, Adult Services Supervisor
(815) 552-4283