Past Events

February 27, 2015 - 3:00pm
Revolutionary Visions: Ramón Emeterio Betances and the Specters of 19th Century Peurto Rican Patriotism Lecture by NeKahlil Chaar-Pérez, Postdoctoral Fellow Read More >
February 20, 2015 - 4:00pm
50th Anniversary - "¿Quiénes son? Voces femeninas en el tango y la literatura."
February 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
"Mala Mala" Film Screening and Discussion with Directors Dan Sickles and Antonio Santini A film about the trans experience and the power of transformation. "A landmark LGBT documentary," Indiewire. Audience Award, 2nd Place, 2014 Tribeca Film Festival. Free and open to the public. Read More >
January 9, 2015 - 3:00pm to 9:00pm
Tolkien and Modern Fantasy Conference - filler
December 5, 2014 - 4:00pm
50th Anniversary - “Ese oscuro —y rico— objeto de deseo, o Hecho en América: El indiano romántico-teatral”
November 14, 2014 - 9:30am to November 15, 2014 - 12:30pm
Symposium on the Latin American "Pink Tide": its achievements, its failures, its legacy and the ensuing critiques The Pink Tide is the label used for the wave of Latin American elected governments that rose to power in the early millennium with a popular majority mandate to democratize the economy and increase social participation. These include Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Uruguay and Venezuela. The Pink Tide seems to be receding, but it may have transformed politics in Latin America irreversibly, in ways that still need to be assessed. Read More >
November 6, 2014 (All day) to November 8, 2014 (All day)
Reforming Communism
October 14, 2014 - 4:00pm
50th Anniversary - "Borges, poeta intelectual"
October 6, 2014 - 12:30pm
Camila Pulgar Machado
October 3, 2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Agnes Lugo-Ortiz, Portraiture and Enslavement: Reflections on a Transatlantic Archive This talk will focus on the individualized portrayal of enslaved people from the time of Europe’s full engagement with plantation slavery in the late sixteenth century to its official abolition in Brazil in 1888. Read More >
October 1, 2014 - 1:00pm
Tango: Sex and the Rhythm of the City The Department of Spanish and Portuguese, The Department of Music, The Humanities Center and the Center for Latin American Studies are pleased to announce a talk by Marianella Yanes (Venezuelan writer) Read More >
September 26, 2014 - 4:00pm
50th Anniversary Celebration - “Cuerpos que no salen en la foto: Ciudadanias blanqueadas en la pardocracia venezolana (Siglo XIX)”
April 10, 2014 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
La construcción de un autor provincial
March 21, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Sonic Wounds: Narratives of Sorrow and the Migrant Circuits of Brown Feelings
March 3, 2014 - 12:30pm
Dalton: Correspondencia clandestina

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