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David Block Retires from LLILAS Benson

Posted: Aug 27, 2014

At the end of this week, LLILAS Benson bids farewell to David Block, Associate Director for Scholarly Resources and Latin American Bibliographer at the Benson Latin American Collection.

"Foro Urgente" to Focus on Border Humanitarian Crisis

Posted: Aug 26, 2014

LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections is the co-sponsor of “Foro Urgente: Understanding the Humanitarian Crisis on the Border: Roots and Responses,” a panel discussion and community forum addressing the humanitarian crisis on the U.S.–Mexico border and responses to the crisis from government and local organizations.

Second Call for UT-FAPESP Research Announced

Posted: Aug 25, 2014

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), Brazil, and The University of Texas at Austin have launched a second call for joint research projects as part of a five-year agreement between the institutions.

Learning from Latin America Through Post-Custodial Archiving

Posted: Aug 24, 2014

A post-custodial archiving project of LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections enters a new phase with the hiring of archivist Theresa Polk, who joined the LLILAS Benson staff in July.

Romo Silkscreens on Display in COLA Dean's Suite

Posted: Aug 14, 2014

Seven vibrant silkscreens from the Benson Latin American Collection will be on display over the next several years in the Dean’s Office of the College of Liberal Arts, located on the third floor of the Gebauer Building.

LLILAS Graduate Students Blog from Near and Far This Summer

Posted: Jul 15, 2014

LLILAS graduate students are blogging about their summer research projects.

Benson Collection Partners with Austin Public Library on Maps Exhibition

Posted: Jun 4, 2014

The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection of The University of Texas at Austin has installed the exhibition "Mapping Mexican History: Territories in Dispute, Identities in Question" at Austin’s Faulk Central Library, 800 Guadalupe.

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