Norteño, Corridos, and Mariachi: Culture and Conflict in Border Music with Celestino Fernández

Born, developed, or enjoyed in zones of frequent migration, border music has always been shaped by the intermingling of cultures and identities. SBS Emeritus Professor of Sociology Celestino Fernandez will relate the fascinating histories of musical genres performed in the Mexico-U.S.

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Thu, 10/25/2018 - 18:30

Soundscapes: "Hip Hop Culture and its Visual Impact on Mexico"

From our earliest days, humans have used music to connect, communicate, tell our stories, examine our surroundings, and express our multifaceted identities. This fall, the UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences hosts a series celebrating the enduring power of music and its relationship to identity, place, and culture. Register here and join us to hear music in a new way, with fresh insights into its history, meaning, and impact!

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Thu, 10/18/2018 - 18:30

Free Screening of "The Trial" and Q&A with Director Maria Ramos

Dilma Rousseff, daughter of a Bulgarian immigrant, was the first woman democratically elected to hold the Brazilian presidency. Jailed and tortured from 1970 to 1972 under the military dictatorship, she has become a symbol for the quest of democracy of the Brazilian people. Maria Augusta Ramos films the trial that led to her impeachment with a powerful energy that recalls the very best political thrillers of the seventies.

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Mon, 11/05/2018 - 19:00

"Mexico '68: Student Mobilization, State Violence and Memories from Tlatelolco to Ayotzinapa" by Dr. Eugenia Allier

Brown Bag Lecture Series By Dr. EUGENIA ALLIER

Professor at the Institute of Social Research, UNAM

Thursday, September 27, 2018 12:00pm – 1:30 pm

Center for Latin American Studies Main Office Marshall Building, Room 280

845 N Park Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719

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Thu, 09/27/2018 - 12:00

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