Dr. Theresa Williamson will speak on "Exploring Gender and Family from a Perspective of Class in Rio de Janeiro" in the first Tea Talk of the year.
She will talk about Rio de Janeiro's favela communities, the origins and implications of unfounded stigma on their effective development, and their potential as sustainable models in a rapidly urbanizing world.
She is an urban planner and executive director at Catalytic Communities in Brazil.
Carlsson Evald Hall
3601 7th Ave.
Rock Island, IL 61201