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  • Bag Lunch Conversation with Haitian expert Dr. Rich Gosser

    By Events Manager on January 25, 2018 In
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    When: February 1, 2018 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI - Casa Amarilla, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Join us for a brown-bag lunchtime conversation with Dr. Richard A. Gosser, Executive Director and Board President of Rich in Mercy Institute, who has nearly 30 years of experience working in Haiti. Rich holds an earned doctorate in mathematics from Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA) and honorary doctorates from St. Vincent College (Latrobe, PA) and Marywood University (Scranton, PA).  He is professor emeritus at St. Vincent… Continue Reading Bag Lunch Conversation with Haitian expert Dr. Rich Gosser

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  • Bag Lunch Conversation with Haitian expert Dr. Rich Gosser

    By Events Manager on January 25, 2018 In
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    When: February 1, 2018 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI - Casa Amarilla, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Join us for a lunchtime conversation with Dr. Richard A. Gosser, Executive Director and Board President of Rich and Mercy Institute, who has nearly 30 years of experience working in Haiti. Rich holds an earned doctorate in mathematics from Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA) and honorary doctorates from St. Vincent College (Latrobe, PA) and Marywood University (Scranton, PA).  He is professor emeritus at St. Vincent College… Continue Reading Bag Lunch Conversation with Haitian expert Dr. Rich Gosser

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  • International Coffee Hour Co-Sponsored by LACSI

    By Events Manager on January 24, 2018 In
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    When: January 26, 2018 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
    Where: Memorial Hall Ballroom, 101 Sanford Dr, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Join us for Mexican and Central American food, a demonstration of the Brazilian martial art of capoeira, and a sampling of clips from Latin American films. Organized by International Student Life and co-sponsored by LACSI, UGA Anthropology, UGA Sociology, and the Office of Institutional Diversity.

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  • Mesa de Conversación

    By LACSI on October 16, 2017 In
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    When: January 30, 2017 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
    Where: 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI) is having its Fall Semester 2017 Mesa de Conversation every Monday from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM. The facilitator is Mr. Fernán Cerron Palomino.  Fernán is a native Spanish speaker from Peru who has been providing Spanish instruction at the college level for over 10 years.  He is currently pursuing his doctorate in Spanish at… Continue Reading Mesa de Conversación

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  • Mesa de Conversación

    By LACSI on October 16, 2017 In
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    When: January 23, 2017 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
    Where: 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI) is having its Fall Semester 2017 Mesa de Conversation every Monday from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM. The facilitator is Mr. Fernán Cerron Palomino.  Fernán is a native Spanish speaker from Peru who has been providing Spanish instruction at the college level for over 10 years.  He is currently pursuing his doctorate in Spanish at… Continue Reading Mesa de Conversación

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  • Estampas de La Isla del Encanto

    By LACSI on January 12, 2017 In
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    When: March 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Where: Ramsey Concert Hall

    Join Anthony L. Sanchez for the recital portion of his composition/musicology dissertation entitled The Puerto Rican Cuatro as a Device for Transculturation: A Contemporary Compositional Approach in Estampas de La Isla del Encanto. A Puerto Rican folk music group based in Chicago, the Chicago Cuatro Orchestra Project, will perform the piece.

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  • The Legacy of Fidel Castro

    By LACSI on November 30, 2016 In
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    When: December 5, 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
    Where: Zell Miller Learning Center, Rm 213

    The death of Fidel Castro on November 25, 2016 marked the end of one of the world’s most influential people. Leaving behind a legacy mired in international sanctions, political imprisonments, human and civil rights abuses while simultaneously achieving universal healthcare, the right to employment for the Cuban people and close to a 100% literacy rate. Described by many as a… Continue Reading The Legacy of Fidel Castro

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  • Portuguese Conversation Hour

    By LACSI on October 21, 2016 In
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    When: October 24, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: UGA Main Library, 'Tween the Pages

    The Portuguese Conversation Hour is free and open to all members of the community interested in improving their Portuguese conversation ability. There is no registration and no cost. Come and practice or learn Portuguese while having fun and meeting new friends. No prior knowledge required just an interest for languages and the taste for an enjoyable challenge! The conversation table… Continue Reading Portuguese Conversation Hour

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  • (Re)Framing Raza: Language as a Lens for Examining Race & Skin Color Classification in the Dominican Republic

    By LACSI on October 2, 2016 In
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    When: October 7, 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Where: Gilbert Hall, Room 118

    The Dominican racial setting has for decades fascinated scholars from diverse disciplines. Until recent years, the prevailing frame for analysis was rooted in perceptions of exceptional negrophobia, exceptional xenophobia, exceptional confusion, and essential denial of “true” racial identity. Even as new studies position race in the Dominican Republic in a more complex social and historical context, narratives of Dominican exceptionalism… Continue Reading (Re)Framing Raza: Language as a Lens for Examining Race & Skin Color Classification in the Dominican Republic

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  • Trends in Latin American Experimental Animation

    By LACSI on September 13, 2016 In
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    When: September 19, 2016 @ 7:00 pm
    Where: Cine, 234 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA

    Experience a diverse selection of vibrant contemporary experimental animation from filmmakers in Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Peru.

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  • LACSI Latino Heritage Month Open House

    By LACSI on September 9, 2016 In
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    When: September 16, 2016 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: LACSI, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    For more than a decade the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI) at the University of Georgia has been hosting an Open House for the UGA and Athens community to celebrate Hispanic—and now Latino—Heritage Month.  The month is recognized nationally in the United States from September 15 to October 15. The Open House gives LACSI the opportunity to make… Continue Reading LACSI Latino Heritage Month Open House

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  • Tango Festival

    By LACSI on September 9, 2016 In
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    When: October 4, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
    Where: Hodgson Concert Hall, 230 River Rd, Athens, GA 30605, USA
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  • PORTAL Immigration Forum

    By LACSI on August 31, 2016 In
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    When: September 15, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Assessing the Needs of the Athens-Clarke County Hispanic/Latino Community with Alejandra Calva The Hispanic/Latino community of Athens-Clarke County (ACC) is vibrant and diverse, and is the county’s second-largest minority group after African-Americans. It makes up 11% of ACC’s total population (per the U.S. Census, though many local experts agree it is closer to 20%) and 24% of the Clarke County… Continue Reading PORTAL Immigration Forum

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  • PORTAL Immigration Forum

    By LACSI on August 31, 2016 In
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    When: September 22, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Sin Papeles: Psychological Research, Service and Advocacy with Undocumented Latinos Edward Delgado-Romero and the !BIEN! Research Team College of Education This presentation highlights the research and advocacy work of the !BIEN! research team, a team from the Counseling Psychology Ph.D. program in the College of Education. Founded in 2010 !BIEN! has focused on raising awareness (e.g., trips to Fort Stewart… Continue Reading PORTAL Immigration Forum

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  • PORTAL Immigration Forum

    By LACSI on August 31, 2016 In
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    When: September 27, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Enforcing Immigration Equity with Jason Cade, School of Law Cade will summarize how changes to the immigration code in the 1990s shifted considerations of equity and proportionality from judges and adjudicators to police, prosecutors, and federal enforcers; describe the successes and shortfalls the Obama Administration’s approach to this responsibility; and briefly touch on some related developments in the Supreme Court.   The PORTAL… Continue Reading PORTAL Immigration Forum

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  • PORTAL Immigration Forum

    By LACSI on August 31, 2016 In
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    When: September 29, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    The Solidarity Hypothesis and the Role of Immigration in the Future of the Social Welfare State with Larry Nakerud, School of Social Work Dramatic demographic changes/trends, as a function of the passage of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 (i.e., The Brothers and Sisters Act), and the dropping of the discriminatory “national origins” policy gave rise to three unintended consequences:… Continue Reading PORTAL Immigration Forum

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  • PORTAL Immigration Forum

    By LACSI on August 31, 2016 In
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    When: October 6, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Immigrant Policy in the 50 U.S. States, 2005-2015 with Jamie Monogan, SPIA In the decade spanning 2005-2015, the 50 American states adopted 2,699 provisions related to the lives of immigrants. Policies ranged from largely symbolic measures (such as public commendations for notable immigrants in the community) to substantial measures that directly affected immigrants’ lives (such as Arizona’s controversial show-me-your-papers law). This… Continue Reading PORTAL Immigration Forum

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  • PORTAL Immigration Forum

    By LACSI on August 31, 2016 In
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    When: October 13, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Cultivating Latinx youth voices: YPAR and Immigration Issues  with Ruth Harman, Education In recent youth participatory action research (YPAR) emergent bilingual youth have created counter narratives to express new perspectives on their lives through collective arts processes such as drawing, film making, performance, and poetry writing (Chapell & Faltis, 2013; Faltis, 2013; Ginwright, 2008). Gutiérrez (2008) called for the creation of a resistant… Continue Reading PORTAL Immigration Forum

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  • PORTAL Immigration Forum

    By LACSI on August 31, 2016 In
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    When: October 20, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Where: LACSI, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    The effect of deportation and detention on children and families with Maria Bermudez, Ashley Walsdorf and Yolanda Machado-Escudero, College of Family and Consumer Sciences Currently, there is a great need to better understand the economic, social, and political impact and possible traumatic effects of community-based raids by representatives of the federal government (e.g., ICE agents). This is especially true for mixed… Continue Reading PORTAL Immigration Forum

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  • “Back to Our Primitive Roots” Art Show

    By LACSI on April 5, 2016 In
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    When: April 30, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Where: Donderos', 590 N Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA

    All are welcome to Donderos’ Cafe near Prince on Milledge where Ainhoa Bilbao Cebrero is displaying some of her paintings for the month of April. The show is about “Sacred Metaphors” in her life and returning, “to the altar of compost, a place of renewal and transformation where powerful cultivation can take place.” On April 30, there will be a reception celebrating the… Continue Reading “Back to Our Primitive Roots” Art Show

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  • Science on Screen Series, Embrace of the Serpent

    By LACSI on April 5, 2016 In
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    When: April 19, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
    Where: Ciné, 234 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA

    As part of the Science on Screen series, Ciné will be playing Embrace of the Serpent, which tells the story of the relationship between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people, and two scientists who work together over the course of 40 years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant. Pilar Chamorro Fernandez, UGA Professor of Linguistics, and… Continue Reading Science on Screen Series, Embrace of the Serpent

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  • Fiction and reality — a conversation about truth in the context of military dictatorships in Brazil

    By LACSI on March 30, 2016 In
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    When: March 31, 2016 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
    Where: Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute, 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Dr. Edgard Telles Ribeiro will present  on his career as a diplomat and writer. He will then focus on his novel, published in Brazil in 2010 and the winner of the Brazilian Pen Club Award for best novel of the year. The book has since been published in English under the title His Own Man. The subject of the novel… Continue Reading Fiction and reality — a conversation about truth in the context of military dictatorships in Brazil

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  • Latin American Sustainable Agriculture Film Series: Children of the Amazon

    By LACSI on March 29, 2016 In
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    When: April 22, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
    Where: Miller Learning Center Room 214

    As part of the Latin American Sustainable Agriculture film series, we will be showing “Children of the Amazon.” Before the film, we will hear from Felice Wyndham, who worked with the Ayoreo people in Paraguay, about the challenges faced by indigenous peoples when their lands were encroached. Felice Wyndham has a post-doc from the University of Oxford and received a PhD in anthropology from UGA. After the… Continue Reading Latin American Sustainable Agriculture Film Series: Children of the Amazon

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  • Women, Men, and “Big Men”: Gender and Sexuality in Caribbean Dance

    By LACSI on March 24, 2016 In
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    When: March 25, 2016 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
    Where: Miller Learning Center, rm 214

    An event with the goal of understanding dance’s relationship to questions of gender, sexuality, race and class in the Caribbean. Part of the Caribbean Studies Research Seminar, sponsored by the Willson Center and the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute. Images of hyper-masculinity and virility—what Haitians call the Gwo Nèg, that is, the “big man”—are ubiquitous in the Caribbean. Such “big… Continue Reading Women, Men, and “Big Men”: Gender and Sexuality in Caribbean Dance

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  • Barrio Rising Presentation with Dr. Alejandro Velasco

    By LACSI on February 23, 2016 In
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    When: March 1, 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Where: LeConte Hall, Room 101

    Venezuela’s government under Hugo Chávez and his successor is usually represented in English-language media as a demagogic regime more concerned with enriching itself than with helping the working class and poor people who it claims to represent. Yet is this the whole story? Why have Venezuela’s working and lower classes voted for Chávez’s “Bolivarian revolution” again and again? What sorts… Continue Reading Barrio Rising Presentation with Dr. Alejandro Velasco

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  • 10th Annual Global Educational Forum: On Olympics and Development in Global Context

    By LACSI on February 17, 2016 In
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    When: March 24, 2016 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Where: UGA Hotel and Conference Center, 1197 S Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Join a group of international scholars as they discuss the Olympics and Development during the 10th Annual Global Educational Forum. 8-9:15-Dr. John Carlos, Keynote Speaker, Independent Scholar and Bronze Medalist 1968 Olympic Games; “Olympics, My History, and the Social State of America” 9:30-10:45-Dr. Becca Leopkey, Faculty member in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Georgia; “The Legacy of… Continue Reading 10th Annual Global Educational Forum: On Olympics and Development in Global Context

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  • “Linguistic Diversity in Brazil” – Lecture by Fábio Bonfim Duarte

    By LACSI on February 15, 2016 In
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    When: February 18, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: Gilbert Hall 118

    According to the Unesco Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger, there are around 500 languages currently being spoken in South America. However, 420 are seriously in danger of disappearing due to the pressure of the majority languages and to the fact that the number of the speakers is very low. Although Brazil is the country with the greatest linguistic… Continue Reading “Linguistic Diversity in Brazil” – Lecture by Fábio Bonfim Duarte

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  • Syntactic Field Methods Workshop by Dr. Fábio Bonfim Duarte

    By LACSI on February 10, 2016 In
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    When: February 17, 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: Digital Humanities Lab, Main Library 3rd Floor

    Join Dr. Fábio Bonfim Duarte of the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais as he presents a Syntactic Field Methods Workshop. This workshop will occur on Monday and Wednesday, 15th and 17th from 3-5pm and Tuesday and Thursday, 16th and 18th from 10am-12pm.

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  • Syntactic Field Methods Workshop by Dr. Fábio Bonfim Duarte

    By LACSI on February 10, 2016 In
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    When: February 15, 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: Digital Humanities Lab, Main Library 3rd Floor

    Join Dr. Fábio Bonfim Duarte of the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais as he presents a Syntactic Field Methods Workshop. This workshop will occur on Monday and Wednesday, 15th and 17th from 3-5pm and Tuesday and Thursday, 16th and 18th from 10am-12pm.

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  • Syntactic Field Methods by Dr. Fábio Bonfim Duarte

    By LACSI on February 10, 2016 In
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    When: February 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Where: Digital Humanities Lab, Main Library 3rd Floor

    Join Dr. Fábio Bonfim Duarte of the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais as he presents a Syntactic Field Methods Workshop. This workshop will occur on Monday and Wednesday, 15th and 17th from 3-5pm and Tuesday and Thursday, 16th and 18th from 10am-12pm.

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  • Syntactic Field Methods Workshop by Dr. Fábio Bonfim Duarte

    By LACSI on February 10, 2016 In
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    When: February 16, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Where: Digital Humanities Lab, Main Library 3rd Floor

    Join Dr. Fábio Bonfim Duarte of the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais as he presents a Syntactic Field Methods Workshop. This workshop will occur on Monday and Wednesday, 15th and 17th from 3-5pm and Tuesday and Thursday, 16th and 18th from 10am-12pm.

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  • Cuba and the U.S. South: A Shared History

    By LACSI on February 8, 2016 In
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    When: February 8, 2016 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
    Where: Larry Walker Room, 4th Floor, Dean Rusk Hall

    Join a panel of experts on Cuba and the U.S. South as they relate to International Law and History, moderated by Dr. Ben Ehlers, Associate Professor of History. Associate Dean Diane Marie Amann, Woodruff Chair in International Law, will speak on “Dean Rusk & Cuba” Associate Director for Global Practice Preparation Kathleen Doty will speak on “Guantánamo’s Future” Graduate Student in… Continue Reading Cuba and the U.S. South: A Shared History

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  • Quechua Conversation Table

    By LACSI on February 8, 2016 In
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    When: February 11, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: Hendershot's Coffee, 237 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA

     

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  • Cuba Symposium: Cuba and Georgia over the Decades Panel Discussion

    By LACSI on February 2, 2016 In
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    When: February 12, 2016 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: Dean Rusk Hall, Larry Walker Room, 4th floor

    Part of the international symposium Cuba and the U.S. South: A Shared History, co-sponsored by the Dean Rusk International Law Center, this panel discussion will explore Georgia’s historic ties to Cuba. Diane Marie Amann, Associate Dean for International Programs & Strategic Initiatives and Emily & Ernest Woodruff Chair in International Law at the Rusk Center, will present on “Dean Rusk and Cuba”;… Continue Reading Cuba Symposium: Cuba and Georgia over the Decades Panel Discussion

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  • Cuba Symposium: Luis Barberia Concert

    By LACSI on February 2, 2016 In
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    When: February 11, 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm
    Where: Little Kings Shuffle Club, 223 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA

    A guitar player and accomplished composer, Luis Barbiera is a member of the collective Habana Abierta. Barbería left Cuba in 1996 for Spain, where he lived for nearly two decades.  In 2014 he returned to live in Cuba, joining a growing number of former emigré musicians who have returned—as musical professionals—to Cuba. In May, 2015, Luis Barbería’s album, A full, was… Continue Reading Cuba Symposium: Luis Barberia Concert

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  • Cuba Symposium: Global Georgia Initiative- Mark Sanders

    By LACSI on February 2, 2016 In
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    When: February 11, 2016 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: UGA Chapel

    Mark Sanders is Professor of African American Studies and English at Emory University. He specializes in early twentieth-century American and African American literature and culture, more specifically, the connections between “mainstream” American modernism and the Harlem Renaissance. His research interests also include American and African American poetics, race theory, the African American novel, African American autobiography, and Afro-Cuban and Afro-Latino… Continue Reading Cuba Symposium: Global Georgia Initiative- Mark Sanders

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  • UGA Crossroads Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

    By LACSI on February 1, 2016 In
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    When: February 6, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Where: Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 300 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Please join us for the UGA Crossroad Graduate Conference. Conference Schedule can be found hereCrossroads Program – 2016-2

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  • From Latin America with Love: Embracing Latinidad as Educational Experience-Dr. Ernesto Silva

    By LACSI on February 1, 2016 In
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    When: February 5, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: Gilbert Hall 118, 210 Herty Dr, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Come join the Opening Talk of the UGA Crossroads: Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference. Dr. Ernesto Silva from Kennesaw State University will deliver the opening talk From Latin America with Love: Embracing Latinidad as Educational Experience, in which he will discuss his personal experience in academia as a latino.   Full Conference Schedule can be found at Crossroads Program – 2016-2.

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  • Raising Resistance-Film Screening

    By LACSI on November 19, 2015 In
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    When: December 4, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: Miller Learning Center 207, Baxter St, Athens, GA 30602, USA

      December 4th, 3pm MLC 207- Raising Resistance, a story of struggle between giant agribusiness and small, local farmers and their battle against Paraguayan pesticide poisoning.

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  • Hegemony, Passive Revolution, and Peasants in Argentina: The Political Economy of the Soy Boom across Political Scales-Talk and Workshop

    By LACSI on November 3, 2015 In
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    When: November 13, 2015 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: Baldwin Hall 326, 355 S Jackson St, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Please join the Georgia Workshop on Culture, Power, and History: Latin American Sustainable Agriculture’s next talk entitled, “Hegemony, Passive Revolution, and Peasants in Argentina: The Political Economy of the Soy Boom across Political Scales.” Dr. Pablo Lapegna, assistant professor in Sociology and LACSI, will present his research, which will discuss the role of soy production and its effects on politics… Continue Reading Hegemony, Passive Revolution, and Peasants in Argentina: The Political Economy of the Soy Boom across Political Scales-Talk and Workshop

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  • Integrating Anthropology, Ecoepidemiology, and Veterinary Science to Define Drivers of Vector-Borne Zoonotic Disease Transmission in Changing Landscapes

    By LACSI on November 3, 2015 In
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    When: November 6, 2015 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Where: 264 Baldwin Hall , 355 S Jackson St, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Drs. Julie Velasquez Runk and Susan Tanner in the Department of Anthropology will be presenting on their joint research project travel to Panama this summer. Their research combines the areas of anthropology, eco-epidemiology and veterinary science in the study of vector-borne disease transmission. Please join Drs. Velasquez Runk and Tanner on Friday, November 6th in Baldwin Hall, Room 264.  

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  • Salt of the Earth-film screening

    By LACSI on November 3, 2015 In
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    When: November 10, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Where: Ciné, 234 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA

    The Salt of the Earth, directed by Wim Wenders and Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, is a 2014 French-Brazilian biographical documentary about the Brazilian photographer and conservationist Sebastião Salgado. The film won the Special Prize in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary at the 87th Academy Awards. It won the 2014… Continue Reading Salt of the Earth-film screening

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  • A Vision for Portuguese Study in the U.S.

    By LACSI on October 28, 2015 In
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    When: November 2, 2015 @ 3:30 pm – 5:15 pm
    Where: LACSI , 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Come hear Dr. Margo Milleret, professor emerita of Portuguese from the University of New Mexico, speak about the history of Portuguese study in the US and the plethora of opportunities studying this language affords students.

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  • Danza Universitaria Costa Rica Performance

    By LACSI on September 29, 2015 In
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    When: October 7, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm
    Where: New Dance Theatre, Sanford Dr, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Come view some very special dance pieces from Danza Universitaria, the most famous, inventive and progressive professional contemporary dance company in Costa Rica. The company is renowned and has won national awards. You don’t want to miss it!

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  • Maria Hinojosa Guest Lecture

    By LACSI on September 17, 2015 In
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    When: September 17, 2015 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
    Where: Richard B. Russell Special Collections Library, 300 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    “The New South: People of the New America,” Maria Hinojosa, host of the Peabody-winning public radio program “Latino USA.” The event will include a screening of an episode from Hinojosa’s PBS show “America by the Numbers,” focusing on cultural diversity in Clarkston. Co-sponsored by UGA’s Peabody Awards, Hinojosa’s visit kicks off a series of community events organized by Latin American… Continue Reading Maria Hinojosa Guest Lecture

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  • Cultural Workshop and Speaker Series: “Amazonian Flows, Ecological Cosmopolitanism, and the Question of Material Subjectivities” by Mark Anderson, PhD

    By LACSI on September 10, 2015 In
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    When: September 11, 2015 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Where: Baldwin Hall, 326, 355 S Jackson St, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    On Friday the 11th (at 3.30pm, Baldwin 326) we will welcome our first guest of the new speaker series from LACSI, on Latin American Sustainable Agriculture.  At the speaker series, Mark Anderson from the Department of Romance Languages, will be presenting a section of his paper, “Amazonian Flows, Ecological Cosmopolitanism, and the Question of Material Subjectivities” When: Friday, September 11, at 3.30 Where: Baldwin Hall,… Continue Reading Cultural Workshop and Speaker Series: “Amazonian Flows, Ecological Cosmopolitanism, and the Question of Material Subjectivities” by Mark Anderson, PhD

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  • ¡LACSI’s Fiesta Latina/Casa abierta!

    By LACSI on September 3, 2015 In
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    When: September 18, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute, 290 South Hull Street, Athens, GA 30605, USA

      Enjoy live folk music performed by Peruvian group Apu Inka, Brazilian martial arts (Capoeira) performed by Capoeira Maculelê Athens, and delicious Latin American food as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month 2015! UGA Students, UGA Alumni, UGA Staff, UGA Faculty, Community Members are Welcome! Paul Duncan, LACSI Associate Director pduncan@uga.edu 706-542-9079 www.lacsi.uga.edu

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  • Welcome to LACSI

    By LACSI on August 18, 2015 In
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    When: August 20, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

    Come to LACSI to learn about the Flagship Program, FLAS Fellowships, and LACSI major! Did I forget to mention SNACKS!!!!!!!

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  • Welcome Back Celebration

    By LACSI on August 18, 2015 In
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    When: August 19, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

    Come to LACSI to learn more about the Flagship Program, FLAS Fellowships, and LACSI Major!   We got SNACKS, BTW!!!!!!

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  • Energy for Development in the Portuguese-speaking World

    By LACSI on August 6, 2015 In
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    When: August 26, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:45 pm
    Where: Richard B. Russell Building Special Collection Library, Auditorium, Rm. 271, The University of Georgia, 300 South Hull Street, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Director General Georgina Benrós de Mello of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries will present “Energy for Development in the Portuguese-speaking World.” In her talk, she will discuss the use of biofuels, oil, and other energy sources and their role in economic development. She will use case studies from the Portuguese-speaking world with a focus on Cabo Verde, East Timor,… Continue Reading Energy for Development in the Portuguese-speaking World

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  • Ondjaki Film Screening “Oxalá Cresçam Pitangas”

    By LACSI on April 13, 2015 In
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    When: April 15, 2015 @ 4:00 pm

    This Wednesday, April 15, there will be a screening of the documentary ““Oxalá Cresçam Pitangas” at 4:00pm. The director, Ondjaki, will be there to conduct a lecture and Q&A. Onjaki has published more than 20 fictional works, including novels, short stories, novellas, plays, children’s books, film and poetry. The screening and Q&A will take place in MLC 148 and will… Continue Reading Ondjaki Film Screening “Oxalá Cresçam Pitangas”

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  • José Galvez-Talk and Exhibition

    By LACSI on March 16, 2015 In
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    When: March 17, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
    Where: Miller Learning Center 4th Floor Rotunda, Tate Student Center at The University of Georgia, The University of Georgia, Baxter Street, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    The Hispanic Student Association (HSA) and the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI) are excited to welcome José Galvez, a Mexican-American journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner, to UGA. By using black and white photography, José Galvez captures Latino life and culture in the United States in a unique and beautiful manner. You can see his photography on the 4th… Continue Reading José Galvez-Talk and Exhibition

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  • Public Ideologies of Immigration and their Effects on Policy

    By LACSI on March 11, 2015 In
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    When: March 27, 2015 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
    Where: M. Smith Griffith Auditorium-Georgia Museum of Art , Georgia Museum of Art, The University of Georgia, 90 Carlton Street, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Students, faculty, and the general public are welcome to join us and meet Dr. Alejandro Portes, Professor of Sociology and founding director of the Center for Migration and Development at Princeton University and Research Professor at the University of Miami. His current research focuses on the adaptation process of the immigrant second generation in comparative perspective, the role of institutions on… Continue Reading Public Ideologies of Immigration and their Effects on Policy

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  • Two Works by Coco Fusco

    By LACSI on March 11, 2015 In
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    When: April 7, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
    Where: Lamar Dodd School of Art, Room S150, The University of Georgia, 270 River Road, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Two Works by Coco Fusco April 7th, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Room S150, 6pm SineWaves in collaboration with the Lamar Dodd School of Art and The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute are excited to present two critically acclaimed videos by Cuban-American artist Coco Fusco. For over 20 years, Fusco has examined issues of cultural otherness, stereotyping, and racial… Continue Reading Two Works by Coco Fusco

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  • Banana Land: Blood, Bullets & Poison-Film Screening

    By LACSI on March 10, 2015 In
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    When: April 2, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Where: Miller Learning Center (MLC) 250, Tate Student Center at The University of Georgia, The University of Georgia, Baxter Street, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Join the Latin American Sustainable Agriculture Initiative for a screening of Banana Land: Blood, Bullets & Poison. This documentary examines the history and atrocities of the past and the parallel current abuses in the former Banana Republics.  After the screening, a panel of discussants will share information about their research and lives as it relates to this important film. Discussants… Continue Reading Banana Land: Blood, Bullets & Poison-Film Screening

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  • Food Chains-Film Screening and Guest Panel

    By LACSI on March 10, 2015 In
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    When: March 26, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Where: Miller Learning Center (MLC) 250, Tate Student Center at The University of Georgia, The University of Georgia, Baxter Street, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Join the Latin American Sustainable Agriculture Initiative for a screening of Food Chains. This exposé documents the human cost of food by focusing on the lives of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, a group of Florida farmworkers, that battle the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their Fair Food program. After the screening, a panel of discussants will talk about… Continue Reading Food Chains-Film Screening and Guest Panel

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  • The Role of Anthropological Research for Public Health Policy in Brazil

    By LACSI on March 5, 2015 In
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    When: March 16, 2015 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
    Where: Baldwin Hall-G41, The University of Georgia, 355 South Jackson Street, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Dr. Andréa Fachel Leal, a professor from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, will present “The Role of Anthropological Research for Public Health Policy in Brazil” during the Anthropology Brown Bag. Her talk will present about recent and ongoing research related to the National Policy for Integrated Health (PNAISH); training of public service agents to response to domestic violence; and… Continue Reading The Role of Anthropological Research for Public Health Policy in Brazil

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  • LACSI Student Scholars Forum: “The Argentina National Migration Act and Reflections on Current U.S. Immigration Policy”

    By LACSI on February 25, 2015 In
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    When: February 27, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    Where: Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute Conference Room, The University of Georgia, 290 South Hull Street, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Leanne Purdum , a PhD student in the Geography Department, will discuss her immigration law research with a focus on citizenship and human rights. She will discuss her research trip to Argentina during July of 2014, when she learned about migration as a human right through the Argentina National Migration Act. Her developing dissertation will focus on the processing of unaccompanied… Continue Reading LACSI Student Scholars Forum: “The Argentina National Migration Act and Reflections on Current U.S. Immigration Policy”

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  • Race, Gender, and Citizenship in Brazilian Cinema – Book Launch and Signing

    By LACSI on February 18, 2015 In
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    When: February 27, 2015 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
    Where: Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute Conference Room, The University of Georgia, 290 South Hull Street, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Dr. Richard Gordon, Director of the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute, will discuss his new book Cinema, Slavery, and Brazilian Nationalism (University of Texas Press) in conversation with Dr. Leslie Marsh (Georgia State University), author of Brazilian Women’s Filmmaking: From Dictatorship to Democracy (University of Illinois Press). Their dialogue will focus on how Brazilian film has engaged with questions… Continue Reading Race, Gender, and Citizenship in Brazilian Cinema – Book Launch and Signing

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  • Randall Borman: “An Amazon Contribution to Global Survival”

    By LACSI on February 18, 2015 In
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    When: February 19, 2015 @ 4:00 pm

    Location: The Chapel Hosted by Fausto Sarmiento and the Willson Center Research Cluster on Indigenous Foods and Fibers.

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  • Randall Borman: Disappering Mountains of the Amazon: Land Grabs and Food Security in Cofan Territory

    By LACSI on February 18, 2015 In
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    When: February 20, 2015 @ 3:30 pm

    The Geography Colloquium will be held Feb. 20 at 3:30 p.m. in Room 200-C. Room 200-C Geography Bldg. (Refreshments provided) Hosted by the Neotropical Montology Collaboratory

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  • Randall Borman: “Navigating fuvial discontent: the quest of the Cofan Survival in the headwaters of the Amazon”

    By LACSI on February 18, 2015 In
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    When: February 19, 2015 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

    Location: GEOG 150 (*Brown Bag and pizza) Hosted by Dr. Fausto Sarmiento.

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  • LACSI Student Scholars Forum Spring Semester 2015

    By LACSI on February 12, 2015 In
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    When: February 13, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

    Christina Pilar Varian is a PhD student in the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine’s department of pathology.  In 2014 she traveled to central Panama and climbed palm trees in order to look at the palm crown species community and how these communities might influence the abundance of the Chagas disease insect vector, the “kissing bug” Rhodnius pallescens.  In order to… Continue Reading LACSI Student Scholars Forum Spring Semester 2015

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  • Nahuatl Studies Group

    By LACSI on February 11, 2015 In
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    When: August 18, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: Gilbert Hall, room 350K, Gilbert Hall, University of Georgia Language Center, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Chocolotl, tomatl, coyotl. Do you recognize these words? That´s right, we get “chocolate,” “tomato,” “coyote,” and many other words from Nahuatl, the language of the Aztec empire that is still spoken by about 2 million people. Join the Náhuatl Study Group for our weekly meetings Thursdays from 3:30 to 4:30 pm in Gilbert Hall room 350K. Our goal is to study Nahuatl language, literature, and culture in a collaborative environment. All are welcome. No previous knowledge of Náhuatl is required. Email slowman2@uga.edu with… Continue Reading Nahuatl Studies Group

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  • Mesa de Conversación

    By LACSI on February 11, 2015 In
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    When: January 30, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
    Where: 290 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI) is having its Spring Semester 2018 Mesa de Conversation every Monday from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM. The facilitator is Mr. Fernán Cerron Palomino.  Fernán is a native Spanish speaker from Peru who has been providing Spanish instruction at the college level for over 10 years.  He is currently pursuing his doctorate in Spanish at UGA.… Continue Reading Mesa de Conversación

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  • Mesa Portuguesa

    By LACSI on February 10, 2015 In
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    When: September 4, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

     

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  • LACSI-Sponsored Day of Dance

    By LACSI on December 12, 2013 In
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    When: January 11, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
    Where: Memorial Hall Ballroom, University of Georgia, 101 Sanford Drive, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605, USA

      Join SALSAthens for a DAY OF DANCE! Salsa, Merengue, Afro Cuban Workshops & Party! Sat., January 11th 1- 6 p.m. workshops @ Memorial Hall Ballroom, University of Georgia After party at New Earth Music Hall with Spicy Salsa and Athens Latin DJs ~ $10

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  • LACSI Conversations: “Mi experiencia cubana: A month in la Habana.”

    By LACSI on November 14, 2013 In
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    When: December 4, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
    Where: LACSI Conference Room, 290 North Hull Street, Athens, GA 30601, USA

    LACSI Conversations: “Mi experiencia cubana: A month in la Habana.” Join the Conversation on Wednesday, December 4, at 4 p.m. Chantell Smith, PhD candidate in the UGA Department of Romance Languages will discuss her experiences conducting research regarding links between African Americans and Afro-Cubans as well as making social connections and gaining cultural understanding during her month in Cuba with the UGA… Continue Reading LACSI Conversations: “Mi experiencia cubana: A month in la Habana.”

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  • AICAID 2013: Special Panel on Haiti

    By LACSI on November 12, 2013 In
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    When: November 14, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Where: Georgia Center, Room FG

    LACSI is hosting a special panel during the African Studies Institute’s Second International Conference on Africa and its Diaspora on Thursday, November 14 starting at 2:00 p.m. The panel on Haiti will be chaired by Dr. Larry Nackerud, with guest panelists: Dr. Leara Rhodes, Grady College of Journalism, UGA Dr. Brian Buck, Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, UGA Dr. Doris Kadish, Romance… Continue Reading AICAID 2013: Special Panel on Haiti

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  • Tea & Talk – UGA/ Brazil Partnership

    By LACSI on November 11, 2013 In
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    When: November 13, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Where: Office of International Education main conference room (#101) , 1234 South Lumpkin Street, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Dr. Robert Moser, from the Department of Romance Languages, will be giving a talk along with Dr. Don Nelson, from the Department of Anthropology. The Tea & Talk will be an opportunity to learn about UGA faculty experience of living and working in Brazil. Daisyane Barreto, president of the Brazilian Student Association at UGA, will also be at the event.… Continue Reading Tea & Talk – UGA/ Brazil Partnership

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  • International Education Week 2013

    By LACSI on November 7, 2013 In
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    When: November 11, 2013 – November 16, 2013 all-day
    Where: University of Georgia

    In the week of Nov. 11-15, UGA will join universities around the country to celebrate International Education Week, a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education. This week draws attention to the importance of international education and exchanges to scholarship and learning and for advancing global understanding. The week will hold a full calendar… Continue Reading International Education Week 2013

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  • “Racism and Human Rights” – A lecture by Ana Maria Gonçalves

    By LACSI on November 7, 2013 In
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    When: November 8, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
    Where: Zell B. Miller Learning Center, Room 142, 48 Baxter Street, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Join LACSI for its co-sponsored lecture by Ana Maria Gonçalves, author of the novel Um Defeito de Cor (A Color Defect). This program issponsored by the National Library Foundation / Brazilian Ministry of Culture through the Exchange Program for Brazilian Authors; The Department of Romance Languages; Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute;  Portuguese Flagship Program;  Institute of African American Studies and Brazilian… Continue Reading “Racism and Human Rights” – A lecture by Ana Maria Gonçalves

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  • “Café Literário” A literary reading by Ana Maria Gonçalves, author of the novel Um Defeito de Cor (A Color Defect).

    By LACSI on November 7, 2013 In
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    When: November 8, 2013 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
    Where: LACSI Conference Room, 290 South Hull Street, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Join us at LACSI for a literary reading by Ana Maria Gonçalves, author of the novel Um Defeito de Cor (A Color Defect). This program issponsored by the National Library Foundation / Brazilian Ministry of Culture through the Exchange Program for Brazilian Authors; The Department of Romance Languages; Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute;  Portuguese Flagship Program;  Institute of African American Studies… Continue Reading “Café Literário” A literary reading by Ana Maria Gonçalves, author of the novel Um Defeito de Cor (A Color Defect).

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  • Portuguese Conversation Hour

    By LACSI on October 23, 2013 In
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    When: November 7, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
    Where: LACSI Conference Room, 290 South Hull Street, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    The Portuguese Conversation Hour is free and open to all members of the community interested in improving their Portuguese conversation ability. There is no registration and no cost. Come and practice or learn Portuguese while having fun and meeting new friends. No prior knowledge required just an interest for languages and the taste for an enjoyable challenge! Amélia Hutchinson, Portugal… Continue Reading Portuguese Conversation Hour

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  • The Silent Cities of Peru: Archaeological Photographs by Fernando La Rosa

    By LACSI on October 23, 2013 In
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    When: January 25, 2014 – March 31, 2014 all-day
    Where: Georgia Museum of Art, 90 Carlton Street, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    Fernando La Rosa brings a deep array of perspectives to his portraits of the awesome stones and vistas of the Silent Cities of his native Peru. He has visited these sites over many years, during which time his photography has been grounded in a rigorous questioning of the image. This questioning advances the tradition of archaeological photography into one of… Continue Reading The Silent Cities of Peru: Archaeological Photographs by Fernando La Rosa

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  • Day of the Dead Altar Display

    By LACSI on October 16, 2013 In
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    When: October 28, 2013 – November 2, 2013 all-day
    Where: Pinewoods Library and Learning Center

    The library is open from 1-8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday.

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  • Portuguese Conversation Hour

    By LACSI on October 16, 2013 In
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    When: October 31, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
    Where: LACSI Conference Room, 290 South Hull Street, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    The Portuguese Conversation Hour is free and open to all members of the community interested in improving their Portuguese conversation ability. There is no registration and no cost. Come and practice or learn Portuguese while having fun and meeting new friends. No prior knowledge required just an interest for languages and the taste for an enjoyable challenge! Come to LACSI… Continue Reading Portuguese Conversation Hour

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  • Mesa de Conversación

    By LACSI on October 16, 2013 In
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    When: October 28, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Where: LACSI Conference Room, 290 North Hull Street, Athens, GA 30601, USA

    Join us every Monday for our weekly Mesa de Conversación. The Mesa is a free conversation hour open to all members of the community interested improving their Spanish conversation ability. There is no registration and most students are members of the community or UGA students/staff. Beginners meet from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. and intermediate/advanced speakers meet from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Facilitation… Continue Reading Mesa de Conversación

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  • Cultura y Literatura en Revolución: vias de institucionalizacion del campo cultural en Cuba

    By LACSI on October 16, 2013 In
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    When: October 18, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
    Where: 115 Gilbert Hall

    Culture and Literature in Revolution: Ways of Institutionalizing the Field of Cultural Production in Cuba    

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  • Latin American Film Festival Presents: Noel, Poeta da Vila

    By LACSI on October 16, 2013 In
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    When: October 28, 2013 @ 10:00 pm
    Where: Tate Student Center Movie Theatre

      Directed by Ricardo Van Steen. The film will have English subtitles. Followed by  a Dance Party at 8:00 p.m. Admission is free. This is a Blue Card event.

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  • Latin American Film Festival Presents: Bar ‘El Chino’

    By LACSI on October 16, 2013 In
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    When: October 21, 2013 @ 6:00 pm
    Where: Tate Student Center Movie Theatre

      Directed by Daniel Burak. The film will have English subtitles. Followed by  a Dance Party at 8:00 p.m. Admission is free. This is a Blue Card event.

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  • Latin American Film Festival Presents: Danzón

    By LACSI on October 16, 2013 In
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    When: October 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – October 16, 2013 @ 8:00 pm
    Where: Tate Student Center Movie Theatre

      Directed by Maria Novaro. The film will have English subtitles. Admission is free. This is a Blue Card event. – http://www.lacsiuga.org/latin-american-film-festival-2013-2/

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  • LECTURE: Literatura de Orientación Vanguardista en Cuba: Avant-Garde Literature in Cuba

    By LACSI on October 16, 2013 In
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    When: October 18, 2013 @ 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
    Where: 115 Gilbert Hall

      More about the lecturer: Lic. Ricardo Luis Hernández Otero Master in Spanish Language and Literature, Universidad de La Habana, 1975. Master in Latin American and Spanish Literature Education (Upper language divisions), Instituto Superior Pedagógico Enrique José Varona, 1971. Scientific Ranking: Adjunct Researcher, 1986. Teaching Ranking: Adjunct Professor, 2002. Researcher in the Department of Literature at the Literature and Linguistics… Continue Reading LECTURE: Literatura de Orientación Vanguardista en Cuba: Avant-Garde Literature in Cuba

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  • LACSI Announces First Annual Art Exhibition

    By admin on April 17, 2013 In
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    When: April 26, 2013 @ 4:00 am – 6:00 am
    Where: 230-298 South Thomas Street, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA

    LACSI Announces First Annual Art Exhibition Reflections of the Latin American Natural Environment Opens: Monday, April 22, 2013 Athens, GA April 12, 2013 The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI) at the University of Georgia announces its first annual art exhibition, Reflections of the Latin American Natural Environment, a national juried exhibition of contemporary art. The focus of this… Continue Reading LACSI Announces First Annual Art Exhibition

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  • LACSI Cross-Disciplinary Conversation on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at 4:00 p.m.

    By admin on April 14, 2013 In
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    When: April 17, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: 290 South Hull Street, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605, USA

    Food Animal Theriogenologists at UGA: Veterinarians dedicated to Animal Reproduction Roberto A. Palomares, will provide an overview of the role of a Theriogenologist within the Food Animal Health & Management (FAHM) program in the College of Veterinary Medicine of UGA where the goal is to improve the health and reproductive performance of dairy and beef herds in the state of Georgia. … Continue Reading LACSI Cross-Disciplinary Conversation on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at 4:00 p.m.

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