Calendar of Events

February 24, 2014 - 4:00 PM

"New History and the Interpretation of Brazil"

Lecture by Fulbright Chair in Brazilian Studies bu Professor Luiza Lobo.

February 03, 2014 - 4:00 PM

"The Cultural Politics of Schools in Colonial Puerto Rico, 1898-1952"

Lecture "The Cultural Politics of Schools in Colonial Puerto Rico, 1898-1952" Solsiree del Moral, Amherst College

Co-Sponsored by Anthropology and Spanish & Portuguese

December 02, 2013

November 18, 2013 - 4:00 PM

"Duvalier is Using the Gay Issue As a Diversion for the Poverty and Exploitation"

A histroy of the Early Years of HIV/AIDS in Haiti and the United States. Presented by Julio Capo


November 08, 2013 - 3:00 PM

October 25, 2013

Gold Fever

Gold Fever

Winner of the Rigoberta-Menchú 

Grand prix at 2013

Motreal Firt Peoples Festival

Hosted by: Jacob Carter

October 21, 2013 - 4:00 PM

"Rethinking Primary Charisma: Ava-Guarani Shamanic Leadership in Eastern Paraguay"

Presented by: Eric Michael Kelley

From the Department of Anthropology in Boston University


September 30, 2013 - 4:00 PM

Caribbean Culture Studies: Their Political and Socio-economic Background

Part of the Latino Heritage Month(with the collaboration of the Center for Multicultural Advacement and Student Success(CMASS) and el Sol Latino

Umass Public Lecture

Presented by Angel Quintero Rivera

Dance performance by Cayena

Reception to follow

September 23, 2013 - 4:00 PM

Bolivian Heritage Rush: Staking Claims in Intangible Futures.

Fall 2013 Research Colloquium Series 

Presented by Michelle Bigenho

February 11, 2013 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

The Sense of Sound: Translating Robert Frost into Portuguese

Research Colloquium Series

Presented by:
Marcus De Freitas