Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
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Meeting: ''Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin''

Saturday, December 17, 2005 • 9:00 AM

Cisco's Restaurant and Bakery, 1511 E. 6th Street



Cultural Arts Event: ''Las Posadas 2005''

Monday, December 12, 2005 • 6:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


Roundtable Discussion: ''Guadalupe is Her Name, 1531-2005''

Monday, December 12, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Exhibit and Opening Reception: ''Guadalupe is Her Name''

Thursday, December 8, 2005 • 5:30 PM

WMB 5.102


Lecture: ''Cultural Analysis and Race''

Monday, December 5, 2005 • 12:00 PM

EPS 1.128


Closing Reception: ''Festival de las Plantas''

Saturday, December 3, 2005 • 6:00 PM

Las Manitas Avenue Cafe, 221 Congress Ave.


Opening Gala: ''Noche Navideña 2005: Collecting Latin American Art''

Friday, December 2, 2005 • 6:00 PM

Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Ave.


Reception: ''UT Public Policy Network''

Friday, December 2, 2005 • 4:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.320



Lecture: ''Paying for Their Status: Undocumented Immigrant Students and College Access''

Wednesday, November 30, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128



Community Forum: ''Building a Culture of Fair Trade''

Saturday, November 19, 2005 • 2:00 PM

Copa Bar and Grill, 217 Congress


Craft Sale Fundraiser: ''Women and Fair Trade: Craft Sale and Education''

Saturday, November 19, 2005 • 10:00 AM

Copa Bar and Grill, 217 Congress


Benefit Sale: ''Benefit Sale for Guatemala Mudslide Victims''

Saturday, November 19, 2005 • 9:00 AM

La Peña, 227 Congress Avenue


Panel Discussion: ''Spatial Differentiation and Governance in the Americas''

Thursday, November 17, 2005 • 1:30 PM

TCC 2.120


Degree Fair: ''LBJ Dual Degree Fair''

Thursday, November 17, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Main Lobby, LBJ School of Public Affairs



LAS Student Meeting: ''Cabildo Abierto''

Wednesday, November 16, 2005 • 5:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection Library, Seminar Room


Lecture: ''Development and Globalization: A Central American Perspective''

Wednesday, November 16, 2005 • 4:30 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Poetry Reading: ''Santo de la Pata Alzada: Poems from the Queer/Xicano/Positive Pen''

Wednesday, November 16, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Conference: ''Youth, Education, and Juvenile Justice: Perspectives from the U.S. and Brazil''

Tuesday, November 15, 2005

Texas Governors' Room, UNB 3.116; Dean's Conference Room, SSW 2.206


Book Presentation: ''The Latin American Art Song''

Monday, November 14, 2005 • 5:00 PM

School of Music, Recital Studio 2.608


Lecture: ''Journey for Justice''

Monday, November 14, 2005 • 2:00 PM

UT Law School, Sheffield Room, TNH 2.111


Conference: ''Envisioning Bracero History''

Saturday, November 12, 2005

University of Texas at El Paso


Fundraiser: ''A Community Radio Benefit''

Friday, November 11, 2005 • 8:30 PM

Ruta Maya, 3601 S. Congress


Lecture: ''Journey for Justice: Stop Impunity Now!''

Friday, November 11, 2005 • 7:30 PM

First Unitarian Universalist Church, 4700 Grover Lane


Lecture: ''Los Efectos del Huracan Stan en Guatemala: lo cultural y lo economico''

Wednesday, November 9, 2005 • 12:15 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Fundraiser: ''Annual ILASSA Fundraising Party''

Saturday, November 5, 2005 • 8:00 PM

Barocca Studios, 1623 South Lamar


Workshop: ''Resumes that Get Results''

Saturday, November 5, 2005 • 1:00 PM

Benson Library, SRH 1.115


Volunteer Opportunity: ''Waller Creek Cleanup''

Saturday, November 5, 2005 • 8:30 AM

Waller Creek, UT Campus


Film Screening: ''En Route to Baghdad''

Friday, November 4, 2005 • 7:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


Panel Discussion: ''Dilemmas of UN Humanitarian Intervention: The Case of Iraq''

Friday, November 4, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Symposium: ''Representing Culture, Translating Human Rights''

Friday, November 4, 2005

Eidman Courtroom


Book Signing and Reception: ''Erotic Journeys: Mexican Immigrants and Their Sex Lives''

Thursday, November 3, 2005 • 7:00 PM

La Pe±a, 227 Congress Avenue


Lecture: ''Migration In and Out of Guatemala: Socioeconomic Effects and Human Rights''

Wednesday, November 2, 2005 • 4:00 PM

Asian Culture Room, Texas Union 4.224


Lecture: ''Faces of Christianity in Brazil''

Wednesday, November 2, 2005 • 2:00 PM

Shelton Chapel, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary


Exhibition: ''Recuerde: An Exhibition for Dia de los Muertos''

Saturday, October 29, 2005 • 6:00 PM

La Pe±a Gallery, 227 Congress Ave.



Online Seminar: ''Mexico News Seminar''

Friday, October 28, 2005


Film Screening: ''Haiti: The Untold Story''

Thursday, October 27, 2005 • 7:00 PM

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, 4th and Colorado



Panel Discussion: ''Scholarly Activism''

Tuesday, October 25, 2005 • 6:00 PM

EPS 2.136


Concert: ''Sacred Folk Music of Latin America''

Sunday, October 23, 2005 • 4:00 PM

Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3208 Exposition Blvd.



Presentation: ''An Evening with Carlos Fuentes: Readings and Commentary''

Thursday, October 20, 2005 • 7:30 PM

Lois Perkins Chapel, Southwestern University, Georgetown


Brown Bag Lecture: ''The Visual Culture of Brazilian Protestantism - Media and Propaganda''

Wednesday, October 19, 2005 • 12:15 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: '''Indian' Runners, the El Paso Border, and the Los Angeles Olympics, 1932: On Place and Possibility''

Wednesday, October 19, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Forum: ''Workers' Rights are Human Rights''

Tuesday, October 18, 2005 • 4:30 PM

Sheffield Room, Law School


Booksigning and Reception: ''Drive: The First Quartet''

Monday, October 17, 2005 • 7:00 PM

BookWoman, 918 West 12th Street


Meeting: ''Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin''

Saturday, October 15, 2005 • 9:00 AM

Cisco's Restaurant and Bakery, 1511 E. 6th Street


Celebration: ''2nd Annual Dia de la Raza Celebration''

Thursday, October 13, 2005 • 7:00 PM

Texas Union Showroom, 2.208





Conference: ''Free Trade in the Americas''

Friday, October 7, 2005

Baylor University


Exhibit: ''Paso a paso: Views of Grassroots Development in Latin America and the Caribbean''

Thursday, October 6, 2005

Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Workshop: ''Career Targeting: Focusing Your Career Plan''

Wednesday, October 5, 2005 • 6:00 PM

Benson Library, SRH 1.115



Conference: ''Don Quijote in the Spanish-Speaking World: 1605-2005''

Saturday, October 1, 2005

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Exhibit: ''Mechicano Alliance of Space Artisans (MASA)''

Saturday, October 1, 2005

Gallista Gallery, 1913 S. Flores, San Antonio


Lecture: ''In Excess: Sergei Eisenstein's 'Que Viva Mexico!'''

Friday, September 30, 2005 • 12:00 PM

GAR 100


Exhibit: ''The Legacy of Don Quixote in Print: Rare Illustrated and First Editions''

Friday, September 30, 2005

Life Sciences Library, MAI 201


Lecture: ''Beneath the Human Rights—Civil Rights Disconnect''

Wednesday, September 28, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Lecture: ''Comparative Social Policy in Latin America''

Friday, September 23, 2005 • 12:15 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Film Screening: ''Born in Brazil''

Tuesday, September 20, 2005 • 7:00 PM

MEZ B0.306


Luncheon and Lecture: ''U.S.-Mexico Political Relations: Immigration, Drugs, and Related Issues''

Tuesday, September 20, 2005 • 11:45 AM

UT Campus Club, Guadalupe and 25th


Film Festival: ''Cinematexas International Short Film Festival''

Sunday, September 18, 2005

Various times and locations



Panel Discussion: ''Mexico: Independence and the Future''

Friday, September 16, 2005 • 3:30 PM

HRH 3.102


Presentation: ''Chicanos in Journalism: 30 Years Later''

Friday, September 16, 2005 • 11:00 AM

CMA 5.160


Conference: ''Brazil: Race and Politics in the Americas''

Friday, September 16, 2005 • 9:00 AM

Avaya Auditorium, ACE 2.302


Celebration: ''Diez y Seis de Septiembre''

Thursday, September 15, 2005 • 6:00 PM

Waterloo Park, 403 E. 15th Street


Memorial Ceremony: "Gerard Behague"

Thursday, September 15, 2005 • 1:00 PM

Bates Recital Hall


Brown Bag Lecture: ''The State of the States of Central America''

Wednesday, September 14, 2005 • 12:30 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Exhibit and Opening Reception: ''Bienvenida and Serie XII Inaugural Art Exhibition''

Monday, September 12, 2005 • 5:30 PM

West Mall Building, 5th floor



LLILAS New Student Orientation

Wednesday, August 24, 2005

Sid Richardson Hall


Meeting: ''Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin''

Saturday, August 20, 2005 • 9:00 AM

Cisco's Restaurant and Bakery, 1511 E. 6th Street


Reception: ''De Arte Popular do Brazil e Peru''

Thursday, July 14, 2005 • 5:00 PM

Tesoros Trading Company, 209 Congress Avenue


Exhibit: ''Espinas y Esperanzas''

Sunday, July 3, 2005

Benson Latin American Collection Library


Meeting: ''Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin''

Saturday, June 18, 2005 • 9:00 AM

Cisco'­s Restaurant and Bakery, 1511 E. 6th Street



Reception: ''LLILAS Graduate Student Reception''

Friday, May 20, 2005 • 5:30 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, Reading Room


Film Screening: ''Catadores de Papel in Rocinha, Rio de Janeiro''

Friday, May 13, 2005 • 5:30 PM

SRH 1.313



Exhibit: ''Mujeres Por La Raza Unida/The Women of La Raza Unida''

Sunday, May 1, 2005

Benson Latin American Collection


Workshop: ''Beginning Portuguese for Spanish Speakers''

Saturday, April 30, 2005 • 10:00 AM

SRH 1.313


Symposium: ''Democracy in Latin America: Political Change in Comparative Perspective''

Thursday, April 28, 2005 • 5:00 PM

Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School


Book Presentation: ''Democracy in Latin America''

Thursday, April 28, 2005

Bass Lecture Hall


Performance: ''The Book of Daniel'' and ''Kitundu!''

Wednesday, April 27, 2005 • 8:00 PM

ALLGO, 701 Tillery Street


Lecture: ''Becoming Brazilian: Ethnicity and National Identity''

Tuesday, April 26, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116




Brown Bag Lecture: ''Key Issues of U.S. Policy toward Latin America and the Caribbean''

Monday, April 25, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Film Festival: ''8th Cine las Americas International Film Festival''

Sunday, April 24, 2005

Various times and locations


Lecture: ''My Favorite Things: The Harmonics of Hybridity''

Friday, April 22, 2005 • 3:30 PM

WIN 2.112


Lecture: ''Indigenous Peoples in Brazilian Amazonia: Data Sources and Some Demographic Analysis''

Thursday, April 21, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Asian Culture Room, Texas Union 4.224


Colloquium: ''2005 Honors Colloquium in Mexican American Studies''

Tuesday, April 19, 2005 • 7:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Conference: ''Cine las Americas Conference''

Tuesday, April 19, 2005

Texas Union


Conference: ''Symposium About Language and Society—Austin (SALSA) XIII''

Sunday, April 17, 2005

April 15, UTC 4.124; April 16, UTC 4.132; April 17, UTC 4.132


Fundraiser: ''Walk for Safe Families and Safe Streets''

Saturday, April 16, 2005 • 10:00 AM

Waterloo Park


Meeting: ''Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin''

Saturday, April 16, 2005 • 9:00 AM

Juan in a Million Restaurant, 2300 East C©sar Chavez Street


Film Screening: ''El crimen del Padre Amaro''

Friday, April 15, 2005 • 5:00 PM

MEZ Auditorium


Lecture: ''Etnicidad, estado y nación, 1808–1914''

Friday, April 15, 2005 • 4:30 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Lecture: ''The Building of Brazil and Its Contemporary Problems''

Friday, April 15, 2005 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102


Symposium: ''LBJ and Latin America: New Documents, New Perspectives''

Friday, April 15, 2005 • 9:00 AM

LBJ Library and Museum, 8th floor atrium



Film Screening: ''O que é isso, companheiro? (Four Days in September)''

Wednesday, April 13, 2005 • 6:00 PM

MEZ Auditorium


University Event: ''Stressfest 2005''

Wednesday, April 13, 2005 • 11:00 AM

UGL Porch


Conference: ''Dialogues on the Mexico-U.S. Border Violence''

Wednesday, April 13, 2005

April 12, Texas Union Theatre; April 13, BEN 2.104


Public Forum: ''Women Engaging Globally''

Tuesday, April 12, 2005 • 7:00 PM

Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School


Lecture: ''Aztlan Recalled to Life: Chicanos, Religious Orientations, and the Search for Home"

Monday, April 11, 2005 • 4:00 PM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502


Lecture: ''College Persistence of Mexican Americans''

Friday, April 8, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Workshop: ''Conducting Field Research in Latin America''

Friday, April 8, 2005 • 8:15 AM

SRH 1.313



Performance: ''The Brazilian Trombone Ensemble and Judith Hancock''

Thursday, April 7, 2005 • 8:00 PM

Bates Recital Hall


Public Forum: ''Blood, Sweat, and Fear: Workers' Rights in the U.S. Meat and Poultry Plants''

Thursday, April 7, 2005 • 7:30 PM

St. Ignatius Catholic Church, 126 West Oltorf


Lecture: ''Modernidad, Movilidad, Cultura''

Thursday, April 7, 2005 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Workshop: ''Interview Workshop''

Monday, April 4, 2005 • 5:30 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Performance: ''The Austin Project Jam Sessions: Performance/Poetry/Movement''

Saturday, April 2, 2005 • 8:00 PM

Lab Theatre, 23rd and San Jacinto Streets


Celebration: ''Reflection and Tribute to Romero''

Saturday, April 2, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Pan Am Hillside Stage, 2100 W. 3rd Street



Lecture: ''What is the Color of Sacred?''

Friday, April 1, 2005 • 12:00 PM

EPS 1.128


Call For Papers: ''CILLA II''

Friday, April 1, 2005



International Conference Workshop: ''The Metropolitan Question: Governance and Decentralization in the Americas''

Friday, April 1, 2005

Thompson Conference Center Auditorium 1.110; LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.102


Lecture: ''Security and Justice in Mexico''

Wednesday, March 23, 2005 • 12:10 PM

Eidman Courtroom, UT School of Law


Conference: ''Labor in the Americas''

Friday, March 11, 2005 • 1:00 PM

LBJ Library, 8th floor



Conference: ''Local Governance and the Creation of Spaces for Civic Action"

Tuesday, March 8, 2005 • 9:00 AM

Bass Lecture Hall


Lecture: ''Democracy, Transparency, and Mexico's IFAI''

Monday, March 7, 2005 • 5:00 PM

CMA Building, LBJ Room 5.160


Conference: ''Working Borders''

Friday, February 11, 2005 • 3:30 PM

SRH 1.111


Lecture: ''Women, Gender, and Democratic Consolidation in Mexico''

Friday, January 28, 2005 • 3:00 PM

SRH 3.109



  • Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

    University of Texas at Austin
    SRH 1.310
    2300 Red River Street D0800
    Austin, Texas 78712