Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
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Workshop: ''Beginning Portuguese for Spanish Speakers''

Saturday, December 15, 2007 • 10:00 AM

TBA


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

Saturday, December 15, 2007 • 9:00 AM

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


Exhibit Opening and Concert: ''From the Sacred to Popular Culture: Representations of La Virgen de Guadalupe''

Wednesday, December 12, 2007 • 5:30 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street


Lecture: ''Samba de Coco in the Sertao: Afro-Brazilian Sounds in the Cowboy Culture of the Desert Backlands''

Saturday, December 8, 2007 • 6:00 PM

La Pena Gallery, 227 Congress Avenue



Exhibit Opening: ''Merciful Mother: Homenaje a Nuestra Virgen de Guadalupe''

Thursday, December 6, 2007 • 4:30 PM

WMB 5th Floor


Film Screening: ''Whiskey''

Monday, December 3, 2007 • 7:30 PM

MEZ 1.306


Lecture: ''A Yoke on Your Neck and a Knife at Your Throat: Stories from Cavalo-Marinho''

Friday, November 30, 2007 • 6:00 PM

La Pena Gallery, 227 Congress Avenue


Lecture: ''Drive-thru''

Thursday, November 29, 2007 • 6:30 PM

Creative Research Laboratory, Flatbed Press, 2830 E. MLK Avenue


Lecture: ''The Social Production of Toxic Uncertainty: Experiences from Argentina''

Thursday, November 29, 2007 • 3:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Film Screening: ''¿Quien mato a la llamita blanca?''

Wednesday, November 28, 2007 • 7:00 PM

SRH 3.111


Film Screening: ''Frida''

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 • 6:30 PM

CAL 100


Film Screening: ''Gitano sin carpa''

Monday, November 26, 2007 • 7:30 PM

MEZ 1.306


Film Screening: ''Onibus 174''

Monday, November 19, 2007 • 7:30 PM

MEZ 1.306


Lecture: ''Municipal and Metropolitan Financing in Brazil''

Monday, November 19, 2007 • 12:15 PM

SRH 3.102


Film Screening: ''2 Filhos de Francisco/Two Sons of Francisco''

Friday, November 16, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


Performance: ''Caribbean and Mariachi Music Ensembles''

Friday, November 16, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Colloquium: ''Borders on the Move: Shrinking Space of Asylum''

Friday, November 16, 2007 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102



Performance: ''South American Music Ensemble''

Wednesday, November 14, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Lecture: ''Ethnic Cleansing and Racism: How often are the victims considered non- or sub-human?''

Wednesday, November 14, 2007 • 7:30 PM

AVAYA Auditorium, ACES Building


Film Screening: ''Machuca''

Monday, November 12, 2007 • 7:30 PM

MEZ 1.306


Lecture: ''The Maya Farm System as an Object of Development''

Monday, November 12, 2007 • 5:00 PM

GRG 102


Lecture: ''Journey for Justice: Torture Survivor Speaks Out''

Monday, November 12, 2007 • 5:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Exhibit Opening: ''Lula Marcondes and the Tales of a Story-Telling Artist from Brazil''

Friday, November 9, 2007 • 6:00 PM

La Pena Gallery, 227 Congress Avenue



Lecture: ''Political Humor in Mexico: Social Resistance and Participation''

Friday, November 9, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Hacket Room, SRH 1.313


Film Screening: ''Terra em Transe''

Wednesday, November 7, 2007 • 6:30 PM

SRH 3.111


Film Screening: ''El Norte''

Monday, November 5, 2007 • 7:30 PM

MEZ1.306


Lecture: ''Who Supports President Lula?: Insights about Public Opinion in Brazil''

Monday, November 5, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Fundraiser: ''Annual ILASSA Benefit Party''

Saturday, November 3, 2007 • 9:00 PM

Historic Victory Grill, 1104 East 11th Street


Exhibition: ''Las Calacas: A Dia de los Muertos Exhibition''

Thursday, November 1, 2007 • 5:30 PM

BEN 2.104


Film Screening: ''Performing the Border''

Tuesday, October 30, 2007 • 6:30 PM

CAL 100


Film Screening: ''Rodrigo D: No Futuro''

Monday, October 29, 2007 • 7:30 PM

MEZ 1.306



Brazilian Film Series: ''Filhas do Vento/Daughters of the Wind''

Friday, October 26, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


Lecture: ''The Application of Corpus Linguistics in Language Teaching''

Friday, October 26, 2007 • 3:00 PM

BEN 2.104



Panel: ''Examining Inequality''

Friday, October 26, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Information Session: ''Study Abroad Opportunities''

Thursday, October 25, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Brown Bag: ''I Feel Therefore I Am: Media and Religious Meaning in a Global Culture''

Wednesday, October 24, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Austin Presbyterian Seminary, McCord Building, Room 204


Workshop: ''Interdisciplinary Experiences in Research''

Wednesday, October 24, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Panel: ''Defining National Identity through the Arts''

Tuesday, October 23, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Forum: ''Our Choices, Global Impact: A Forum on Fair Trade and Latin America''

Sunday, October 21, 2007 • 1:00 PM

Thompson Conference Center


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

Saturday, October 20, 2007 • 6:00 PM

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



Lecture: ''Women and the Rise of the Welfare State in Argentina''

Friday, October 19, 2007 • 11:00 AM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Lecture: ''Politics and Archives in Latin America''

Thursday, October 18, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Rare Books Reading Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Workshop: ''Argentine History''

Thursday, October 18, 2007 • 11:00 AM

JES A215A


Lecture: ''Ancient Maya Hunting Dances''

Tuesday, October 16, 2007 • 4:00 PM

ART 1.120





Dia de la Raza Fiesta 2007: ''¡Que Viva Nuestra Cultura!''

Thursday, October 11, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street


Lecture: ''Immigrant Narratives: Painting as Fiction''

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Unveiling: ''Cesar E. Chavez Sculpture''

Tuesday, October 9, 2007 • 11:00 AM

Main Mall, UT Austin


Brown Bag Lecture: ''Multiculturalism and Law in Colombia''

Friday, October 5, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''Poverty in Mexico and the Government's Response''

Friday, October 5, 2007 • 10:30 AM

Quadrangle Room, Texas Union 3.304


Exhibit and Opening Reception: ''Guerrero Viejo Revealed''

Thursday, September 27, 2007 • 4:30 PM

Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection


Poetry Reading: ''Burning Cartography''

Wednesday, September 26, 2007 • 6:00 PM

BEN 2.102


Film Screening: ''Vinicius''

Friday, September 21, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


Lecture: ''Antonio's Gun and Delfino's Dream: True Tales of Mexican Migration''

Thursday, September 20, 2007 • 3:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Concert: ''Brazilian Early Music: A Concert Celebrating the 240th Anniversary of Jose Mauricio Nunes Garcia''

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Bates Hall, UT School of Music


Reception and Book Signing: '''Colored Men' and 'Hombres Aqui': 'Hernandez v. Texas' and the Emergence of Mexican-American Lawyering''

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 • 6:00 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street



Grand Opening: ''Mexican American Cultural Center''

Saturday, September 15, 2007 • 11:00 AM

Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street


Student Welcome: ''8th Annual Sabado Gigante''

Saturday, August 25, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Gregory Gym


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

Saturday, June 16, 2007 • 9:00 AM

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



Panel: ''Cinco de Mayo and the Forging of Two Nations''

Friday, May 4, 2007 • 6:00 PM

Quadrangle Room, Texas Union 3.304


Lecture: ''Mexican Immigration: The Poverty of Policy''

Thursday, May 3, 2007 • 3:30 PM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502


Panel: ''Lula: The First 100 Days''

Wednesday, May 2, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Performance: ''World Music Show''

Tuesday, May 1, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Momo's, 618 West 6th Street



Conference: ''Latin American Demography: Past, Present, and Future''

Saturday, April 28, 2007

Thompson Conference Center


Book Signing: ''Shamans of the Foye Tree: Gender Power and Healing Among Chilean Mapuche''

Thursday, April 26, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Follett's Intellectual Property, 2402 Guadalupe Street


Lecture: ''Race in the Classroom: Professors Tackle the Controversies of Tough Classroom Discussions''

Thursday, April 26, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Law School Auditorium, Townes Hall



Exhibit and Reception: ''A Viva Voz''

Wednesday, April 25, 2007 • 4:30 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1



Lecture: ''Contrasting Empires: Britain and Spain in America''

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 • 4:00 PM

WEL 2.312


Lecture: ''Jarocho Sol: Excavating the Afro in Mexico''

Monday, April 23, 2007 • 3:30 PM

CAAAS Conference Room, JES A232A


Lecture: ''Doing Business with Fidel''

Monday, April 23, 2007 • 3:00 PM

Quadrangle Room, Texas Union 3.304


Book Presentation: ''Empires of the Atlantic World''

Monday, April 23, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554


Forum: ''Immigration: A Dilemma for American Democracy, Two Christian Perspectives''

Sunday, April 22, 2007 • 2:00 PM

University Christian Church, 2007 University Avenue


Lecture: ''Brazilian Concrete Art and Poetry of the 50s and 60s''

Saturday, April 21, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art


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

Saturday, April 21, 2007 • 9:00 AM

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





Symposium: ''Guernica and After: The Power of Representation''

Saturday, April 21, 2007

Avaya Auditorium, ACE 2.302


Performance: ''Plump Jack''

Friday, April 20, 2007

McCullough Theater, School of Music


Lecture: ''Autonomy Road: The Cultural Politics of Chicano Transfrontera Organizing in Los Angeles, California''

Wednesday, April 18, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Performance: ''Caribbean Ensemble''

Tuesday, April 17, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Easter Time Concert: ''Austin's Americantiga''

Tuesday, April 17, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Christ Chapel, Episcopal Theological Seminary, 606 Rathervue Place (32nd and Duval)


Performance: ''Andean Ensemble''

Monday, April 16, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608




Lecture: ''Concrete Poetry: A Brazilian Revolution of the World''

Sunday, April 15, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art


Lecture: ''Fire Management in Venezuela''

Friday, April 13, 2007 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102


Conference: ''President Felipe Calderón's First 100 Days in Office''

Friday, April 13, 2007 • 8:45 AM

GOL 3.120


Conference: ''SIGLO XXI: Economies of Class, Economies of Culture''

Friday, April 13, 2007

Doubletree Guest Suites Hotel, 303 West 15th Street


Conference: ''Gender, Globalization, and Governance''

Friday, April 13, 2007

Eidman Courtroom, UT Law School; Old Regent's Conference Room, MAI 212


Celebration: ''...But We Must Speak''

Thursday, April 12, 2007 • 7:00 PM

St. James Episcopal Church, 3707 E. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.


Lecture: ''The Role of TRIFE in Mexico's Democratic Consolidation''

Thursday, April 12, 2007 • 9:00 AM

Eidman Courtroom, UT Law School


Lecture/Demonstration: ''Nuevo Tango''

Wednesday, April 11, 2007 • 12:00 PM

MRH 3.114


Festival: ''Relax! Stressfest 2007''

Wednesday, April 11, 2007 • 11:00 AM

FAC Porch


Book Party: ''Reflections''

Friday, April 6, 2007 • 7:00 PM

BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Boulevard


Lecture: ''Gold and Greed: North American Mining in Central America''

Thursday, April 5, 2007 • 8:00 PM

MonkeyWrench Books, 110 E. North Loop


Panel: ''New Immigration Bills''

Thursday, April 5, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Jeffers Courtroom, UT Law School 3.140


Lecture: ''Illegal Enslavement and the Precariousness of Freedom in 19th Century Brazil''

Thursday, April 5, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Board of Directors' Room, Texas Union 4.118


Lecture: ''Gold and Greed: North American Mining in Central America''

Thursday, April 5, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Tribute: ''Don't Forget: Luis Jimenez''

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Creative Research Lab at Flatbed Press, 2830 E. MLK Jr. Blvd.


Lecture: ''Racism, White Privilege, and Coalition Politics: A Transnational Dialogue''

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 • 7:30 PM

MonkeyWrench Books, 110 E. North Loop


Performance: ''Lunch and Live Music at the LBJ''

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 • 11:00 AM

LBJ Library Fountain


Colloquium: ''Inquiring into Hate: Homophobic Violence in Mexico''

Friday, March 30, 2007 • 10:00 AM

BEN 2.104


Lecture: ''Comunidad y Concertación: Respuestas a Desastres Naturales en Tierras Frágiles''

Friday, March 30, 2007 • 10:00 AM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Conference: ''The Future of Health Care for U.S. Retirees in Mexico''

Friday, March 30, 2007 • 8:30 AM

Doubletree Club Hotel, 1617 IH-35 North



Lecture: ''Contemporary Adaptations of Traditional Musical Styles in Pernambuco, Brazil''

Tuesday, March 27, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, UNB 3.116


Performance: ''Alfredo de Barros''

Monday, March 26, 2007 • 8:00 PM

Jessen Auditorium, MRH



Celebration: ''Forró Party: Northeast Brazil Comes to Austin''

Saturday, March 24, 2007 • 9:00 PM

The Performance Hall, 1426-B Toomey Road


Workshop: ''Traditional Music of Pernambuco's Zona da Mata''

Saturday, March 24, 2007 • 11:00 AM

Givens Recreational Center, 3811 East 12th Street




Performance: ''Javier Cardona''

Friday, March 23, 2007 • 8:00 PM

CMA A2.320


Lecture: ''Necessary Theater: The Role of Chicano Theater in a Society in Crisis''

Friday, March 23, 2007 • 3:30 PM

Campus Club, WWH 203


Lecture: ''Friction: Conflict and Creativity in Our American Southwest''

Thursday, March 22, 2007 • 7:00 PM

PHR 2.108


Lecture: ''Photographing Latin American Megacities''

Thursday, March 22, 2007 • 6:30 PM

Auditorium, CMA 2.320


Lecture: ''The Memory of Labor, The Labor of Memory: Labor History as Public History in Brazil''

Thursday, March 22, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, UNB 3.116



Panel: ''Labor Migration in Latin America''

Wednesday, March 21, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, UNB 3.116




Concert: ''SxSW at Tesoros Trading Co.''

Friday, March 16, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Tesoros Trading Co., 209 Congress Avenue


Ceremony: ''Key to the City Presentation-Gilberto Gil''

Wednesday, March 14, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Austin City Hall, 301 West Second Street


Conference: "XXXI Texas Maya Meetings"

Wednesday, March 14, 2007

The University of Texas at Austin


Lecture: ''Bilocation to the Borderlands: From 17th Century History to 21st Century Literature''

Wednesday, March 7, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Lecture: ''Women Confronting Globalization: Cultural Resistance, Alternative Economy, and Human Rights''

Friday, March 2, 2007 • 8:00 PM

MonkeyWrench Bookstore, 110 E. North Loop


Art Party: ''B Scene: A Night in Brazil''

Friday, March 2, 2007 • 6:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art




Conference: ''Cross-Border Environmental Management''

Thursday, March 1, 2007

Eidman Room, UT Law School



Discussion: ''Puritan Conquistadors: Iberianizing the Atlantic 1550-1700''

Tuesday, February 27, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BUR 436A


Lecture: ''From the Bottom! John Ross Reports Back from the Mexican Upheaval''

Sunday, February 25, 2007 • 8:00 PM

MonkeyWrench Books, 110 E. North Loop


Discussion: ''A Conversation with Miriam Miranda''

Sunday, February 25, 2007 • 1:00 PM

Rhizome Collective, 300 Allen Street




Conference: ''NAFTA and U.S.-Mexico Relations: In Retrospect and Prospect''

Friday, February 23, 2007

Eidman Courtroom, UT Law School


Curator's Tour: ''The Geometry of Hope''

Thursday, February 22, 2007 • 12:30 PM

Blanton Museum of Art




Lecture: ''The Changing Face of Peronism in Argentina''

Monday, February 19, 2007 • 4:30 PM

Rare Books Room, Benson Library


Lecture: ''Internalization in L2 Acquisition''

Monday, February 19, 2007 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Opening Reception: ''The Geometry of Hope: Latin American Abstract Art from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection''

Saturday, February 17, 2007 • 6:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art, MLK and Congress Avenue


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

Saturday, February 17, 2007 • 9:00 AM

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


Symposium: ''The Geometry of Hope''

Saturday, February 17, 2007 • 9:00 AM

Blanton Museum of Art


Symposium: ''Symposium on Endangered Languages of Amazonia''

Saturday, February 17, 2007

UTC 1.102 and MEZ 1.120



Lecture: ''Naked Tropics: Essas on Empire and Other Rogues''

Friday, February 16, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554


Book Signing: ''Tejano Roots: A Family Legend''

Friday, February 16, 2007 • 10:00 AM

Double Tree Hotel North, IH35 and Highway 290


Lecture: ''U.S.–Latin American Relations: Why the Neglect?''

Thursday, February 15, 2007 • 4:00 PM

CAL 100


Lecture: ''Touring Mexico: The Neoliberal Turn and the Decomposition of the Mexican Imaginary''

Tuesday, February 13, 2007 • 3:00 PM

Asian Culture Room, Texas Union 4.224


Lecture: ''Religion and Second-Generation Immigrants in the U.S.''

Friday, February 9, 2007 • 3:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Conference: ''Caribbean Music and Global Capital in the New Millennium''

Friday, February 9, 2007 • 9:00 AM

MRH 2.610


Workshop: ''Field Research and Internships Workshop''

Friday, February 9, 2007 • 9:00 AM

Jeffers Moot Court Room, UT Law School



Lecture: ''Institutions and Development in Latin America: A Comparative Study''

Thursday, February 8, 2007 • 3:00 PM

Quadrangle Room, Texas Union 3.314


Conference: "XXVII Annual ILASSA Student Conference"

Saturday, February 3, 2007

Thompson Conference Center


Lecture: ''The debate over the construction of democracy in Latin America''

Friday, February 2, 2007 • 12:00 PM

TCC 3.122


Lecture: ''Religion, Social Justice, and the Welfare State''

Thursday, February 1, 2007 • 6:00 PM

Lone Star Room, Frank Erwin Center



Film Screening: ''Favela Rising''

Wednesday, January 31, 2007 • 6:00 PM

ART 1.112


Lecture: ''Conversation with Anderson Sa''

Wednesday, January 31, 2007 • 12:15 PM

LBJ Student Lounge




Lecture: ''Nuyorican Aesthetic''

Wednesday, January 24, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, UNB 3.128


Lecture: ''Internet Research Methods''

Monday, January 22, 2007 • 12:00 PM

NUR 1.106



  • Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

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