Award Winning Artist/Activist: Vicente Rodriguez Fernandez

Please join us in welcoming guest speaker, Vicente Rodriguez Fernandez!  Award winning artist and activist,Vicente Rodriguez Fernandez , will be speaking on our campus on Nov. 8th from 3:30 - 4:30 in DISC 061.

Vicente is one of Forbes Magazine's Most Influential People under 30. As a human rights activist, cartoonist, screenwriter, and founder of the Roma youth network, YAG-BARi-TERNYPE-International, Vicente raises awareness about the discrimination of Romani people worldwide and taps into comic art and pop culture as a vehicle for social change.  Most recently he led discussions about his Roma Pop project  at the the NYC Comic Con (and made headlines about countering racist, inflammatory comments from Incredible Hulk creator, Peter David!).