Calendar of Events

February 23, 2015

The Anthropocene, the Post-Human, and Decolonial Feminisms

By Claudia de Lima Costa

Universidade Federal de Santa Catalina

February 18, 2015

Josefina Báez: Dominicanyork Artist - A Reading & Conversation

Josefina Báez (La Romana, Domican Republic/New York): Storyteller, performer, writer, theatre director, educator, devotee. Founder and director of Ay Ombe Theatre (1986) 

Facilitated by CLACLS Fellows Priscilla Page and Isabel Espinal

December 01, 2014

The Politics of a Secret Dialogue: Translating the Buenos Aires of Alicia Brokinsky's, "Lost Cities Go to Paradise"

By Regina Galasso, Comparative Literature Unit, Languages, Literature and Cultures

 

November 14, 2014 - 11:00 AM to November 15, 2014 - 11:30 AM

The 21st Century as the Latin@ Century: The Future of the Americas

Presented by José López, Director of the Puerto rican Cultural Center in Chicago, Latin@ Studies/Puerto Rican Studies lecturer at the University of Illinois Chicago/Depaul University/Northeastern Illinois University/Columbia College, and the brother of rhe Puerto Rican political prisoner, Oscar López Rivera

Part of the year-long CLACLS series titled, "Reimagining Latin@ Studies in Higher Education"

Open Lecture, Friday November 14

11am-12:30pm

Kittredge Center 301

Holyoke Community College

 

Workshop for Faculty and Graduate Students, Saturday November 15

9:30 am - 11:30 am

Thompson 919

UMass Amherst

*If interested, please contact gbr@cas.umass.edu*

 

Event organized in collaboration with Holyoke Community College. Supported by the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, the Center for Teaching and Faculty Development, and the Five College Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies Council.

November 10, 2014

Yes-No Question Intonation in the Speech of Puerto Rican Toddlers

Presented by Meghan Armstrong, Spanish & Portuguese Unit, Languages Literatures and Cultures

 

October 27, 2014

Analysis of the Ethics-Aesthetics-Politics production of LGBT characters Exhibited in the Brazilian LGBT Film Festival from 1990-2010

Analysis of The Ethics-Aesthetics-Politics production of LGBT characters Exhibited in the Brazilian LGBT Film Festival From 1990-2010 By Fernando Teixeira  on Monday October 27th at 4pm Thompson Hall 519

October 20, 2014

Racializing Language, Regimenting Latinidad:Latin@s and Imagined American Ethnolinguistic Futures

Racializing Language, Regimenting Latinidad:Latin@s and Imagined American Ethnolinguistic Futures by Jonathan Rosa

September 22, 2014

The Latinization of U.S. Schools: Successful Teaching and Learning in Shifting Cultural Contexts

The Latinization of U.S. Schools: Successful Teaching and Learning in Shifting Cultural Contexts, by Jason Irizarry

April 14, 2014

Mining and Enlightment ideals on the frontiers of empire:the search for gold in Chiquitos, Bolivia, ca. 1796-1811

Mining and Enlightment ideals on the frontiers of  empire:the search for gold in Chiquitos, Bolivia, ca. 1796-1811 by Heidi Scott

April 07, 2014

Latino/ a Science fiction and the future of Solidarity

Latino/ a Science fiction and the future of Solidarity By Matthew Goodwin

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