In celebration of the 30th year of Social History in PUP, the PUP Center for Social History (PUP-CSH) under the PUP Institute for Cultural Studies (ICS), PUP Office of the Vice President for Research, Extension, Planning and Development (OVPREPD) will be holding a “CHED-Endorsed National Lecture Series on Social History,” on October 3 and November 29, 2016 at the PUP Bonifacio Hall, NALLRC, Main Campus, Sta. Mesa, Manila.

The lectures are FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. The lecturers in October 3 are Dr. Nelson Turgo from Cardiff University, Wales United Kingdom and Dr. Alwin Aguirre from University of the Philippine Diliman. Dr. Turgo will discuss the “The Local Life of a Fishing Community in the Philippines: Focus on the Production of Local Knowledge” and Dr. Aguirre will discuss the topic “Negotiating Filipino in Cyberspace: New Zealand-based Filipino’s Identity Construction in Social Media”.

In November 29, Dr. Milagros Guerrero from University of the Philippines Diliman and Prof. Xiao Chua from De La Salle University are the lecturers. Dr. Guerrero will discuss “Ang Haring Bayang Katagalugan” and Prof. Chua will tackle “Rebolusyonaryong Gobyerno nga ba ang Haring Bayang Katagalugan?”

Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis and there in no pre-registration. The actual registration starts at 8:00 in the morning and 1:00 in the afternoon, the lecture proper will start at 9:30 in the morning and 2:30 in the afternoon. Certificate of Attendance will be given to the participants after the lectures.

For more information, kindly contact Prof. Romeo Peña, Chief of PUP Center for Social History at 335.1787 or 335.1777 local 177.