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Upcoming LALSES Events
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 2:00pm
Forum (2nd Floor) in the Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, 133 S. 36th Street
Past LALSES Events
Roger Toledo Bueno, Artist with the Instituto Superiore de Arte (ISA), Havana, Cuba. "Fine Art and the exploration of Cuban social issues through landscape and cityscape paintings."
April 7, 2019
Arthur Ross Gallery, 220 S 34th Street
Stephen Sherwood, activist in rural people's movements and Lecturer & Researcher in Knowledge, Technology & Innovation at Wageningen University in the Netherlands. "Que Rico Es! Citizens Bringing to Bear Food on Health, Equity & Sustainability in Ecuador"
April 1, 2019
Room 100, Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, 133 S. 36th Street.
Eduardo Moncada, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Barnard College, Columbia University. "The Politics of Resistance to Criminal Victimization in Latin America."
March 20, 2019
Forum Room, Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, 133 S. 36th Street
Carlota McAllister, Associate Professor of Anthropology, York University. “The vital element: water as moral substance in Chilean Patagonia.”
March 15, 2019
Silverstein Forum of Stiteler Hall, 208 S. 37th Street
David Samuels, Distinguished McKnight University Professor of Political Science, University of Minnesota. Lecture on Brazilian Politics and Voting.
March 12, 2019
Forum (Room 250) of Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, 133 S. 36thStreet.
Eduardo Saad Diniz, Ph.D., J.D., University of São Paulo, "Corporate Transitional Justice in Brazil: Politics Turn, Corporations Remain
December 10, 2018
Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, 133 s. 36th Street
November 17, 2018
Perry World House
Ana Carolina Garriga, Associate Professor of Political Science, Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), Mexico
November 12, 2018
Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, 133 S. 36th Street (Room 225)
November 8, 2018
Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, 133 S. 36th Street.
October 12, 2018
Ronald O. Perelman Center Forum, 133 S. 36th St.
Leandro Rodrigues Alves Diniz, Associate Professor, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil, "Portuguese as a Welcoming Language for Immigrants & Refugees in Brazil"
September 27, 2018
Forum in the Perelman Center, 133 S. 36th Street.
William Carrigan, Chair & Professor of History at Rowan University. Presentation on the lynching of Mexicans in the United States.
September 24, 2018
Forum in the Perelman Center, 133 S. 36th Street
September 20, 2018
Iron Gate Theater, 1:30pm
Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui, Historian and Sociologist, "Lecture on Women's Struggles in Defense of Pachamama; Trans-regional and Trans-ethnic Alliances in Bolivia."
April 12, 2018
Silverstein Forum of Stiteler Hall
Rebecca Hamlin, Assistant Professor of Legal Studies, Department of Legal Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, “The Migrant/Refugee Binary and State Responses to Asylum Seekers.”
March 19, 2018
Serge Gruzinski, Historian and Research Director at the National Scientific Research Center (CNRS, Paris) and Director of Studies at EHESS, Visiting Professor at Princeton University, "Writing a Global History: China and Mexico in 1517."
March 14, 2018
College Hall 209
Debra Castillo, Emerson Hinchliff, Chair of Hispanic Studies and Professor of Comparative Literature, Director of Latino/a Studies Program, Cornell University, "War Games/Puro Vacilón: Performing the US-Mexican Border."
March 12, 2018
Fisher Bennett Hall 401
Agustin Panizo Jansana, Director of of the Division of Indigenous Languages at the Ministry of Culture of Peru, Musuq pachakuna siminchikkunapaq: Peru’s National Policy for Indigenous Languages and its New Vision for a Multilingual State.”
March 1, 2018
Julia Rodriguez, Associate Professor of History, University of New Hampshire, "Building, Using, and Maintaining a Digital Resource for Teaching Latin American History of Science: The HOSLAC Database."
February 20, 2018
David Wheat, Associate Professor, Department of History at Michigan State University. "Slavery & Iberian Expansions: Africans as Surrogate Settlers."
January 31, 2018
Annenberg School 111. Co-sponsored by Department of Africana Studies and the Center for Africana Studies.
David Luhnow, Latin America Editor for The Wall Street Journal/Dow Jones. "How Can the American Dream Become the Latin American Dream?"
December 6, 2017
October 26, 2017
Ben Orlove, Professor of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. "End in Sight: Life Below Shrinking Glaciers in Three Continents."
October 16, 2017
Nicole Legnani, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at Princeton University. "Trading Fictions: Love, the Law, and the Enterprise of the Spanish Conquest of the Americas."
October 12, 2017
April 11, 2017
Maristella Svampa, Argentine sociologist, writer and researcher. Principal Investigator of the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research.
April 5, 2017
Stephanie Kirk, Associate Professor of Spanish, Comparative Literature, and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. "Gender Politics of the Library and Print in Colonial Latin America."
March 31, 2017
Isabella Alcañiz, Dr. Horace V. and Wilma E. Harrison. "Environmental and Nuclear Networks in the Global South: How Skills Shape International Cooperation."
February 27, 2017
Inês Cordeiro Dias, Teaching Fellow at the University of California, Los Angeles, Spanish and Portuguese. "How politics and film interact in Portuguese speaking countries."
February 20, 2017