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

Saturday, December 16, 2006 • 9:00 AM

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


Holiday Concert: ''Americantiga: Christmas Concert/Concierto de Navidad/Concerto de Natal''

Tuesday, December 12, 2006 • 7:30 PM

Christ Chapel, 32nd and Duval


Fundraiser: ''Refugio: A Posadas Celebration''

Friday, December 8, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


Symposium: ''Mexican Civil Society Research Symposium''

Friday, December 8, 2006

UT Austin


Exhibit: ''The Rug Hooking Project''

Friday, December 8, 2006

Las Manitas Avenue Cafe, 211 Congress Avenue



Holiday Celebration and Fundraiser: ''Noche Navideña 2006''

Friday, December 1, 2006 • 7:00 PM

Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Avenue


Lecture: ''Looking North: Mexican Images of Immigration''

Friday, December 1, 2006 • 3:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center Auditorium


Lecture: ''Uprising in Oaxaca: What does it mean and what can you do?''

Friday, December 1, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Panel Discussion: ''Exploring Women's Leadership in Times of War''

Tuesday, November 28, 2006 • 3:30 PM

GEB 3.312


Performance: ''Mariachi Paredes and Caribbean Ensemble"

Tuesday, November 21, 2006 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Reading and Book Presentation: ''Dissident Women: Gender and Cultural Politics in Chiapas''

Monday, November 20, 2006 • 7:30 PM

MonkeyWrench Books, 110 E. North Loop



Lecture: ''Heredia que se repite: la Isla y los tiranos''

Monday, November 20, 2006 • 3:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Lecture: ''Making Indigenous Archives: The Quilcay Camayoc of Colonial Cuzco''

Monday, November 20, 2006 • 2:30 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Panel: ''Religious Values and Torture: Moral Questions for a Changing World''

Sunday, November 19, 2006 • 7:00 PM

Smith Auditorium, Congregation Beth Israel, 3901 Shoal Creek Boulevard


Fundraiser: ''El Gaitazo''

Saturday, November 18, 2006 • 9:00 PM

Copa Bar and Grill, 217 Congress Avenue


Conference: ''UT Economics and ITAM Conference''

Saturday, November 18, 2006

Department of Economics


Presentation: ''Latin American Studies at Tulane University''

Friday, November 17, 2006 • 1:30 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''When Invisible Children Sing''

Thursday, November 16, 2006 • 12:15 PM

LBJ School, SRH 3.110


Lecture: ''Innocents Lost: When Child Soldiers Go to War''

Wednesday, November 15, 2006 • 2:00 PM

LBJ Room, CMA 5.160


Lecture: ''Immigrants and U.S. Workers: The Paradox of Non-Citizen Worker Rights''

Wednesday, November 15, 2006 • 12:30 PM

Eidman Jury Room, UT Law School


Panel: ''Los Retos de la Centroamérica Contemporánea y el Papel de la Integración Regional''

Tuesday, November 14, 2006 • 4:00 PM

Rare Books Room, Benson Latin American Collection


Lecture: ''Torture, Impunity, and a Journey for Justice: Carlos Mauricio Speaks''

Monday, November 13, 2006 • 2:30 PM

Sheffield Room, TNH 2.111


Craft Sale and Cultural Forum: ''Third Annual Women and Fair Trade Craft Sale and Cultural Forum''

Sunday, November 12, 2006

Copa Bar and Grill, 217 Congress Avenue


Fundraiser: ''Annual ILASSA Conference Fundraiser''

Saturday, November 11, 2006 • 8:00 PM

The Historic Victory Grill, 1104 East 11th Street



Lecture: ''Cuando Vino la Mexicanada: Authority, Law Enforcement, and Border Identity in El Paso, Texas, 1916''

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206



Brown Bag Lecture: ''Communication, Politics, and Religious Fundamentalism(s) in Latin America''

Friday, November 3, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Presentation: ''Paths of Resistance: Civilian Peace Initiatives in War-Torn Colombia''

Wednesday, November 1, 2006 • 2:30 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Conference: ''Justification''

Saturday, October 28, 2006 • 9:30 AM

Miller Conference Room, WAG 316



Career Workshop: ''Interviewing''

Wednesday, October 25, 2006 • 5:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''The Aztec House of Eagles: Digging the Underworld in Downtown Mexico City''

Tuesday, October 24, 2006 • 4:00 PM

Art Auditorium, ART 1.102


2006 Wal-Mart Worker Tour: ''Wal-Mart Workers Speak Out''

Tuesday, October 24, 2006 • 3:00 PM

WEL 2.312


Lecture: ''Is Revolution Still an Option in Latin America?''

Tuesday, October 24, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''The Role of Regional Organizations within the United Nations''

Monday, October 23, 2006 • 7:00 PM

Jones Auditorium, St. Edward's University


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

Saturday, October 21, 2006 • 9:00 AM

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



Discussion: ''Photo Essay: Inherited Violence''

Thursday, October 19, 2006 • 2:00 PM

LBJ Room, CMA 5.160


Lecture: ''The Unquiet Grave: Letelier's Assassination 30 Years Later''

Friday, October 13, 2006 • 3:00 PM

GEB Conference Room


Lecture: ''Naked Tropics''

Thursday, October 12, 2006 • 2:00 PM

BUR 436A


2006 Dia de la Raza Celebration: ''Culture without Borders/Cultura sin Fronteras''

Wednesday, October 11, 2006 • 7:00 PM

The Pavilion at Fiesta Gardens, 2101 Bergman Avenue


Lecture: ''Stories, Truth, and Fiction: Reflections on Social Analysis''

Wednesday, October 11, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128



Lecture: ''A Historical Look at the Inter-American System of Human Rights''

Monday, October 9, 2006 • 4:00 PM

Sheffield Room, TNH 2.111


Conference: ''3rd Conference of Texas Brazilianists''

Saturday, October 7, 2006 • 10:00 AM

African American Culture Room, Texas Union 4.110




Lecture: ''Competitive Spirits in Brazil: A Test Using Census Data''

Friday, October 6, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BUR 214


Lecture: ''The Inter-American System of Human Rights''

Friday, October 6, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Lecture: ''The Aftermath of the 2006 Mexican Elections''

Wednesday, September 27, 2006 • 3:00 PM

Texas Governors Room, Texas Union 3.116


Bienvenida and Exhibit Opening: ''Serie XIII''

Monday, September 25, 2006 • 5:30 PM

WMB, 5th Floor


Concert: ''Tardeada con Santiago''

Sunday, September 24, 2006 • 5:00 PM

The Pavilion at Fiesta Gardens, 2101 Bergman Street


Celebration: ''Brazilian Festival: A Festival of Song, Dance, and Ceremony''

Saturday, September 23, 2006 • 6:00 PM

Central Market, 4001 North Lamar


Workshop: ''Résumé Writing''

Wednesday, September 20, 2006 • 5:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Conference: ''Sustainability in the Americas: Brazil, Canada, Mexico, and the U.S.''

Monday, September 18, 2006 • 9:00 AM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Panel, Film, and Reception: ''Mexican Immigration to the U.S.: Gender, Women, and Independence?''

Friday, September 15, 2006 • 4:00 PM

HRC Auditorium and Lobby


Panel Discussion: ''Social and Economic Policy in Brazil: The Cardoso Legacy''

Thursday, September 14, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Lecture and Reading: ''The Accidental President of Brazil''

Wednesday, September 13, 2006 • 4:00 PM

Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School of Public Affairs


Film Screening: ''O Caminho das Nuvens/The Middle of the World''

Friday, September 8, 2006 • 8:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


Open House: ''Brazil Center Open House''

Friday, September 8, 2006 • 4:30 PM

Cactus Club, Texas Union



Exhibit: ''Corazón a Corazón: From Mexican Heart to Latino Heart''

Friday, September 8, 2006

La Peña, 227 Congress Avenue


Exhibit: ''YLA11:Juventud Desenfranada''

Sunday, September 3, 2006

Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Avenue




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

Saturday, August 19, 2006 • 9:00 AM

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


Luncheon and Lecture: ''U.S.-Mexico Border Health Problems Past and Present''

Tuesday, August 15, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Campus Club, 25th and Guadalupe


Lecture: ''Bearing Witness in Colombia''

Tuesday, July 18, 2006 • 8:00 PM

Monkeywrench, 110 East North Loop


Luncheon and Lecture: ''The National University of Mexico''

Tuesday, July 18, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Campus Club, 25th and Guadalupe



Art Exhibit: ''Bones''

Thursday, June 22, 2006

Las Manitas Avenue Cafe, 211 Congress Avenue


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

Saturday, June 17, 2006 • 9:00 AM

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


Book Signing and Fundraiser: ''A Legacy Greater than Words''

Sunday, June 11, 2006 • 4:00 PM

VFW Post #76, 10 Tenth Street, San Antonio


Exhibit Opening: ''New Paintings by Jorge Puron''

Friday, June 9, 2006 • 6:00 PM

La Peña Gallery, 227 Congress Avenue


Book Signing and Fundraiser: ''A Legacy Greater than Words''

Sunday, June 4, 2006 • 2:00 PM

Mi Madres, 2201 Manor Road


Choral Performance: ''Missa de Nossa Senhora da Conceiçao''

Sunday, May 21, 2006

São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Luncheon and Lecture: ''International Good Neighbor Council''

Tuesday, May 16, 2006 • 11:45 AM

Campus Club, 25th and Guadalupe




Lecture: ''La Novela de Roberto Bolaño''

Friday, May 5, 2006 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Lecture Series: ''Américo Paredes Distinguished Lectures''

Friday, May 5, 2006 • 8:30 AM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Art Exhibit: ''Presente Perfecto/Perfect Present (Homage to a Land and Its History)''

Monday, May 1, 2006

Volitant Gallery, 320 Congress Ave.


Film Festival: ''Latin Wave: New Films from Latin America''

Sunday, April 30, 2006

MFAH Brown Auditorium Theater, 1001 Bissonnet, Houston



Symposium: ''Health Care Disparities as a Civil Rights Issue''

Friday, April 28, 2006

various locations


Lecture: ''Democracy, Discontent, and Development in Latin America''

Wednesday, April 26, 2006 • 12:30 PM

GEB 4.200C



Lecture: ''Gender, Youth, Cultural Production, and the Internet''

Wednesday, April 26, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Dean's Conference Room, GEB 3.312




Workshop and Discussion: ''Zapatista's Sixth Declaration and the Other Campaign''

Sunday, April 23, 2006 • 6:00 PM

Saltillo Plaza, 5th and Comal



Symposium: ''Academics in Action Spring 2005''

Saturday, April 22, 2006

Texas Union


Symposium: ''Creating a Religious Studies Department for the 21st Century''

Friday, April 21, 2006 • 3:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium, ACE 2.302


Conference: ''Welfare Regime and Social Actors in Inter-regional Perspective''

Friday, April 21, 2006

President's Room East, University of Texas Club


Lecture: ''Semantica Cognitiva y Discurso''

Thursday, April 20, 2006 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Silent Auction: ''Fotos de mi Alma''

Wednesday, April 19, 2006 • 6:00 PM

Copa Bar and Restaurant, 217 Congress Ave.



Lecture: ''Crossing into Yucatan''

Tuesday, April 18, 2006 • 1:30 PM

ACE 2.402


Luncheon and Lecture: ''Border Health: Then and Now''

Tuesday, April 18, 2006 • 11:45 AM

Campus Club, 25th and Guadalupe


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

Saturday, April 15, 2006 • 9:00 AM

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



Lecture: ''Mexican American Women's Health Behaviors During Pregnancy and Postpartum''

Thursday, April 13, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Celebration: ''¡A VIVA VOZ! The Fourth Annual Celebration of U.S. Latino Culture''

Wednesday, April 12, 2006 • 5:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection


University Event: ''Stressfest 2006''

Wednesday, April 12, 2006 • 11:00 AM

UGL Porch



Forum: ''La Venezuela de Chavez''

Monday, April 10, 2006 • 3:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Rally: ''National Immigration Action Day''

Monday, April 10, 2006 • 11:00 AM

MLK Statue, UT Campus


Discussion: ''La Otra Campaña en el Otro Lado/The Other Campaign on the Other Side''

Sunday, April 9, 2006 • 4:00 PM

Resistencia Bookstore, 1801A South First Street


Conference: ''SALSA XIV''

Sunday, April 9, 2006

UT Austin


Volunteer Opportunity: ''UT Waller Creek Cleanup''

Saturday, April 8, 2006 • 9:00 AM

Waller Creek, UT Campus


Panel: ''The Imagining of Communities: The Uses of Nationalism''

Friday, April 7, 2006 • 4:00 PM

President's Room West, University of Texas Club


Reading and Panel Discussion: ''Guantanamo Bay: A Look Inside''

Thursday, April 6, 2006 • 5:30 PM

TNH 2.138



Lecture: ''Patriotism and Nationalism in Mexico and Peru: An Historical Approach''

Tuesday, April 4, 2006 • 4:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Roundtable Discussion: ''35 Years of 'Mujeres' in Mexican American Studies''

Saturday, April 1, 2006 • 10:00 AM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502


Symposium: ''Consumer Cultures Meet the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands''

Saturday, April 1, 2006 • 8:30 AM

Southern Methodist University, Dallas


Film Screening: ''Pablo Neruda! Presente!''

Thursday, March 30, 2006 • 7:00 PM

Ransom Center, 21st and Guadalupe



Study Abroad Info Session: ''International Center for Sustainable Human Development (CIDH)''

Thursday, March 30, 2006 • 12:30 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Dramatic Production: ''Voices of Valor''

Saturday, March 25, 2006 • 8:00 PM

B. Iden Payne Theatre


Panel: ''Science and Technology Policy in the Americas''

Friday, March 24, 2006 • 4:00 PM

ACES 2.402


Lecture: ''Remembering Indigenous Futures''

Wednesday, March 22, 2006 • 7:30 PM

ART 1.102


Discussion: ''From Oral History to Performance''

Wednesday, March 22, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102



Conference: ''The Maya Meetings''

Sunday, March 19, 2006

UT Austin


Conference: ''Native Expressions''

Friday, March 10, 2006 • 10:00 AM

SZB 556


Lecture: ''Na Planí­cie do Esquecimento: A Grande Falha Amazônica''

Thursday, March 9, 2006 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Lecture: ''Prisons, Social Movements, and Human Rights''

Wednesday, March 8, 2006 • 7:00 PM

Bass Lecture Hall


Lecture: ''Decolonizing the Americas''

Wednesday, March 8, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Discussion: ''Current Social Movements in Latin America''

Monday, March 6, 2006 • 3:30 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Celebration: ''Black History Month''

Sunday, February 26, 2006 • 1:00 PM

Garza High School, 1600 Chicon Street


Lecture: ''The Human Rights Question in Argentina's Democracy''

Thursday, February 23, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



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

Saturday, February 18, 2006 • 9:00 AM

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



Workshop: ''CLASPO Field Research Workshop''

Friday, February 17, 2006 • 8:15 AM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502



Information Session: ''Study Abroad Program in Lima, Peru: Summer 2006''

Wednesday, February 15, 2006 • 7:00 PM

Austin Community College, 1212 Rio Grande Street, Room 105




Concert: ''Trombones de Costa Rica''

Saturday, February 11, 2006 • 8:00 PM

Bates Recital Hall


Conference: ''XXVI Annual Student Conference on Latin America''

Saturday, February 11, 2006

Thompson Conference Center



Book Presentation: ''Trail of Feathers: Searching for Philip True''

Thursday, February 9, 2006 • 12:30 PM

LBJ Room, CMA 5.160



Exhibit: ''Embrujo mexicano''

Thursday, February 9, 2006

Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection


Job Fair: ''Camp Day 2006''

Wednesday, February 8, 2006 • 10:00 AM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502


Symposium: ''Common Routes: St. Domingue-Louisiana''

Saturday, February 4, 2006

Wyndham Hotel at Canal Place, New Orleans


Awareness Event: ''Go Red Day''

Friday, February 3, 2006 • 11:45 AM

UT Tower, South Mall


Conference: ''Political Parties and Voters in the Mexico 2006 Elections''

Friday, February 3, 2006 • 9:00 AM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502


Lecture: ''San Antonio's La Villita, Pan-Americanism and World War II"

Thursday, February 2, 2006 • 4:30 PM

Sheffield Room, TNH 2.111


Lecture: ''Empire's Workshop: Latin America, the United States, and the Rise of the New Imperialism''

Thursday, February 2, 2006 • 3:30 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Lecture: ''U.S.-Latin American Relations: Present and Perspectives"

Thursday, February 2, 2006 • 3:30 PM

Dean's Conference Room, GEB 3.312



Workshop: ''Search Strategies''

Saturday, January 28, 2006 • 1:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, SRH 1.115




Lecture: ''Stalking the Portraits of Latin America: A Curator's Tale''

Thursday, January 26, 2006 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Lecture: ''La eleccion presidencial en Bolivia de 2005: La victoria aplastante de Evo Morales''

Tuesday, January 24, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''Guadalupe: A History of Interpretation and Devotion''

Monday, January 23, 2006 • 7:30 PM

ART 1.102



Lecture: ''Who is Going to be Mexico's Next President?''

Thursday, January 19, 2006 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



  • Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

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