A warm midwest welcome to Rim Triki and Florence Vychytil. Each is in residence for an extended period so there are many occasions for conversations. [continued]
Rim Triki, American Studies, University of Tunis El-Manar, is at the IHRC through mid-October. Her talk as part of the Global REM seminar series was "Tunisian Perspectives on Immigration, Race and Ethnicity: Past and Present" (Sept. 13).
Fulbright scholar Florence Vychytil is a graduate student at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris. Florence will be in residence at the IHRC through mid-spring 2012 and doing research on connections among Polish immigrant organizations in France, the U.S. and Canada.