Arts and Diversity Presentation: “The Cultural Chameleon: Abandoning Bias and Listening to Voices Unlike Our Own”

Wednesday, January 31

Time: 7:30 p.m. — 9 p.m.

Location: Sears Recital Hall

Tags:  Music, fine arts, lecture, diversity

Melissa Snoza, Executive Director and flutist with Fifth House Ensemble, an innovative contemporary chamber group based in Chicago, will share her unique life story of growing up as the child of a Brazilian mother and a Cambodian father, who were married in the U.S. and then granted resident alien status after the Khmer Rouge regime took over the Cambodian government and her father could not return. Snoza’s story includes the many challenges she faced on her way to a professional music performance career.

Co-sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Department of Music.

For more information, visit the Graul Chair in Arts and Languages website. >

Contact Information:

Name:  Graul Chair in Arts and Languages
Website:  https://www.udayton.edu/artssciences/endowedchair/graul/welcome/index.php