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Events

Join us for a Zoom talk and Q&A with Marcos Cueto on the coronavirus and historical patterns of epidemics in Latin America on May 22, 2020 at 12PM (PST).

Sign up here: https://bit.ly/LAISTertuliaMay2020

  1. May 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
  1. Tertulia

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  1. April 25, 2020 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
  1. Conference

Join LAIS for a round table discussion about the political situations in Latin America with a focus on Colombia and Chile. 

  1. March 3, 2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
  1. Tertulia
  2. Discussion
  3. round table
  • Gloria E. Anzaldúa

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  1. February 24, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  1. Discussion
  2. Public Talk
  • Prof. Bryant

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  1. February 13, 2020 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
  1. Lecture
  2. Visiting Faculty
  • ¡Las Sandinistas!

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  1. February 11, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:45pm
  1. Movie Screening
  2. Free

Professor Kiko Mora (Ph.D. The Ohio State University) is professor of the Semiotics of Advertising and Culture Industries in the Department of Communication and Social Psychology at the Universidad de Alicante (Spain). 

Co-sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese and by the Latin American and Iberian Studies Program.

 

  1. January 14, 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
  1. Co-sponsored event

This academic conference aims to bring together graduate students from across the world for a discussion on Borders, power and transgression in Latin America and the Iberian World.

  1. April 30, 2020 - 8:30am to May 1, 2020 - 7:00pm
  1. Conference

News

  • Invitation

Join LAIS Friday, May 29, 2020, via Zoom to celebrate LAIS students and faculty. Family and friends welcome.

  1. Award Ceremony

This academic conference will bring together graduate students from across the world and disciplines for a discussion on Borders, power and transgression in Latin America and the Iberian World

  1. Conference
  • AlbaConstenlaTorrado

Congratulations to LAIS Teaching Associate Alba Constenla Torrado who has accepted a tenure-track position at Southwestern College in San Diego.

  1. LAIS Teaching Associate

Fátima Andrade Martinez is a recent LAIS Alumna (2019), we recently caught up with her to learn more about what led her to pursue an undergraduate degree in Latin American and Iberian Studies, and how that experience has influenced her career trajectory as a college adviser.

  1. Alumna
  2. Interview
  • Christine Khrlobian

Christine Khrlobian is LAIS M.A. Alumna (2019), we recently caught up with her to learn more about what led her to pursue a LAIS M.A, and how that experience has influenced her career trajectory.

  1. Alumna
  2. Interview
  • El pregonero de Dios y Patriarca de los Dioses front cover

Antonio Cortijo Ocaña and Sara Poot-Herrera (both Spanish and Portuguese), have just published a carefully researched edition of El pregonero de Dios y Patriarca de los Dioses by Br. Francsco de Acevedo.

  1. Publication
LAIS affiliated faculty, literary scholar, poet, translator and Emerita Professor,...
  1. Interview

Michael Gurven (Anthropology) and colleagues, including other anthropologists, physicians and tribal leaders, develop a strategy for managing COVID-19 among an indigenous population.

 
  1. News

Please join us in congratulating LAIS faculty affiliate, Jennifer Tyburczy (Feminist Studies), for receiving a 2020 American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship! 

  1. Award