Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)

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  1. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, February 3, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmWerner Baer, Economics Department, University of Illinois
        Lemann Lecture Series: "Institutional Obstacles to Brazil's Economic Development"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    2. Thursday, February 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmTanalis Padilla, Associate Professor of History, Darmouth
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Rural Normalistas and Mexico's Long 1960's"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    3. Friday, February 6, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series: La Ciénaga
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
  2. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Thursday, February 19, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmNicanor Dominguez, History, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Spatial Knowledge as Tool of Governance: The Cartographic Project of Bishop Martinez de Compañon in 18th Century Peru"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      2. 7:00 pmCLACS/Lemann Spring Cinema Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    2. Saturday, February 21, 2015

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.
  3. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmGustavo Rossi, University of São Paulo & Princeton University
        Lemann Lecture Series: "Race as a Category of Experience in the Intellectual Trajectory of Edison Carneiro"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
  4. Week of March 1, 2015

    1. Monday, March 2, 2015

      1.  Virginia Zavala, Linguistics, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, Visiting Professor University of Wisconsin-Madison
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Tactics of Intersubjectivity and Literacy Ideologies in a Community of Practice: Reflections from a Quechua Language Policy"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    2. Thursday, March 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmPaul Johnson, President of Chicago Food International
        CLACS Lecture Series: "The Role of the Illinois Cuba Working Group as an Agriculture Coalition in Improving Trade Relations with Cuba"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    3. Friday, March 6, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
  5. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmIan Read, Associate Professor of Latin American Studies, Soka University of America
        Lemann Lecture Series: "Brazil's Era of Epidemics: How Disease Shaped a Nation"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    2. Thursday, March 12, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmLina Britto & Forrest Hylton, History, Northwestern University
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Organized Crime as State Formation in Colombia, 1974-2010"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    3. Saturday, March 14, 2015

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.
  6. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmCLACS/Lemann Spring Cinema Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
  7. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 1, 2015

      1.  Gilberto Gil, Musician and Former Minister of Culture, Brazil
        Lemann Lecture Series. TBA
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum
    2. Friday, April 3, 2015

      1.  Latin American History Midwest Workshop
        TBA
      2. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    3. Saturday, April 4, 2015

      1.  Latin American History Midwest Workshop
        TBA
  8. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 7, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmAna Clotilde Thomé-Williams, Northwestern University
        Lemann Lecture Series. TBA
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    2. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmClaudia Lagos, ICR
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Screening of the Film "El Diario de Agustín" Documentary directed by Ignacio Agüero"
    3. Saturday, April 11, 2015

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.
  9. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Thursday, April 16, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmGlen Goodman, Portuguese & Spanish, University of Illinois
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Germans in the Land of the Gaúchos: Ethnic and Regional Identities in Brazil's South"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      2. 7:00 pmCLACS/Lemann Spring Cinema Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
  10. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Thursday, April 23, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmHapsatou Wane, Lemann Institute Fellow, University of Illinois
        CLACS Lecture Series: "The Nervous Conditions of Hyphenated Diasporas: Postcolonial Perspectives on Afro-Brazilian Writings"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
  11. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Thursday, April 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmLaura Chinchila, Ph.D. Candidate, Comparative World Literature, University of Illinois
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Central American Crime Fiction"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
  12. Week of May 1, 2015

    1. Friday, May 1, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
  13. Week of May 3, 2015

    1. Saturday, May 9, 2015

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.

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