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Friday public lectures on Latin America

9/18 “Global Latin America: International Migration, Transnationalism and Mediated Diasporas in Europe, North America and Asia” 

With Jessica Retis, UA School of Journalism 

9/25 Environmental Defenders and Human Rights in Central America and Southern Mexico.  Special event: Webinar discussion of “Who Killed Berta Cáceres?”

With Berta’s daughter, Bertha Zúñiga Cáceres and author Nina Lakhani.


10/2 "Anti-Blackness in the Americas" 

Christen Smith, African and African Diaspora Studies/Anthropology, University of Texas
Co-sponsored by the UA School of Anthropology
 

10/9 “Raspando coco:” A Short Documentary About Afro-Ecuadorian Food Traditions and Q&A

With the Director Pilar Egüez Guevara, Ecuadorian cultural anthropologist, writer, and filmmaker
Special Event: 1:00-2:30 Co-sponsored by the UA School of Anthropology and the UA Food Studies Program. 

10/16 “Ciudadelas de Paz: The Collective Reincorporation of Ex-Combatants in Colombia” 

With Susan Brewer-Osorio, UA Latin American Studies 

 

10/23 “In the Vortex of Violence: Lynching and the State in Post-Revolutionary Mexico”

With Gema Santamaria, History, Loyola University
Co-sponsored by the UA History Department

 

10/30 “Entretejido:” A Short Film Exploring Representations of Indigeneity in Alpaca Fashions 

With Patricia Alvarez, Brandeis University 
Special Event: 1:00-2:30
Co-sponsored by the UA School of Anthropology
    

11/6 "Embodied Populations Across Disciplines: Health and Area Studies in Latin America and the Middle East"

With Stefanie Graeter, UA LAS and Anthropology and Laura Goffman, UA School of Middle Eastern & North African Studies
Special Event: 1:00-2:30

 

11/13 "Meanings and Values: Searching For a Human Right to Water in Mexico"

With Margaret Wilder, UA School of Geography and Latin American Studies and Mary Belle Cruz Ayala, UA School of Geography

When

1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 18, 2020
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 2, 2020
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 9, 2020
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 16, 2020
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 23, 2020
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 30, 2020
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 6, 2020
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 13, 2020