Posts Tagged 'Amanda Mainguy'

SLIDESHOW: A grand finale(s)

SLIDESHOW: A grand finale(s)

While there’s still a little more than a week left in the 2014 season, students in the Music School Festival Orchestra and the School of Dance bid adieu to audiences in grand form Sunday and Monday, showcasing their talents in the Amp with final performances on Chautauqua’s main stage.

Lesser explores the flexible ethnic and religious identities in Brazil

Lesser explores the flexible ethnic and religious identities in Brazil

Americans describe their ethnicity with hyphens. When an immigrant comes to the United States, citizens become “Chinese-American,” or “Italian-American.” This modification, Jeffrey Lesser said, is representative of the fact that Americans strongly believe immigrants “come to the United States and better themselves upon arrival because the United States is intrinsically great.”