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

Saturday, December 20, 2008 • 9:00 AM

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


Lecture: ''Politics, Policy, and Poverty and Inequality in Latin America''

Thursday, December 4, 2008 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108



Live Music: ''Early Music Ensemble''

Monday, November 24, 2008 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Dedication: ''''El Rey' Replica Dedication Ceremony''

Wednesday, November 19, 2008 • 1:00 PM

SRH Breezeway


Photo Exhibit: ''Indigenous Struggles for Autonomy in Chile: The Role of Technology''

Tuesday, November 18, 2008 • 5:30 PM

LBJ School South Lobby, SRH Unit 3


Lecture: ''Nuevos Retos que Mexico Tendra que Enfrentar''

Tuesday, November 18, 2008 • 4:00 PM

ATT Conference Center Ballroom


Live Music: ''Tex-Mex Conjunto Ensemble''

Saturday, November 15, 2008 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Workshop: ''Beginning Portuguese for Spanish Speakers''

Saturday, November 15, 2008 • 10:00 AM



Live Music: ''South American Ensemble and Mariachi Ensemble''

Friday, November 14, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Lecture: ''The Black Presence in Mexico''

Friday, November 14, 2008 • 6:00 PM

Carver Museum, 1165 Angelina Street


Lecture: ''Black Images in Mexican Media''

Friday, November 14, 2008 • 12:15 PM

SRH 1.320


Panel: ''Amazon ABCs: Ants, Birds, and Other Critters''

Friday, November 14, 2008 • 10:00 AM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Panel: ''Emerging Artists and Artistic Expression in Brazil''

Thursday, November 13, 2008 • 2:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Information Session: ''Opportunities for Study Abroad in Brazil''

Thursday, November 13, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Live Music: ''Caribbean Ensemble''

Wednesday, November 12, 2008 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Workshop: ''Doing Business with Brazil''

Wednesday, November 12, 2008 • 1:00 PM

International Center of Austin, 201 E. 2nd Street


Lecture: ''Policy Research Project: Housing and the Innerurbs''

Tuesday, November 11, 2008 • 3:30 PM

SRH 1.109


Lecture: ''The Future of U.S. Foreign Policy Towards Latin America after the Election''

Tuesday, November 11, 2008 • 3:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Panel: ''Renewable Energy in Latin America: Current Issues''

Tuesday, November 11, 2008 • 2:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116



Conference: ''Zumbi dos Palmares: 2008 Black Brazilian Consciousness Day''

Monday, November 10, 2008 • 11:00 AM

Conference Room, Jester A232A


Panel: ''Afro-Brazilian Quilombo Communites' Struggle for Land''

Monday, November 10, 2008 • 10:00 AM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Fundraiser: ''ILASSA Student Conference Fundraising Party''

Friday, November 7, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Historic Victory Grill, 1104 E. 11th Street



Book Presentation: ''Update: The U.S. and Cuba''

Thursday, November 6, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Jones Auditorium, Ragsdale Center, St. Edward's University



Lecture: ''Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paul Dual Cities? Comparison with Paris''

Wednesday, November 5, 2008 • 1:00 PM

BUR 214


Brown Bag Lecture: ''Retrato Sonoro do Brasil: Um Pouco da Rica Cultura Brasileira''

Wednesday, November 5, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313




Lecture: ''Poverty and Favelas: Past and Present''

Tuesday, November 4, 2008 • 11:00 AM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Lecture: ''The Role of the U.S. in the Organization of American States''

Friday, October 31, 2008 • 1:30 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''The Politics of Economics in Latin America''

Monday, October 27, 2008 • 4:30 PM

AT and T Conference Center, Room 203


Symposium: ''The African Presence in Mexico''

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX


Book Presentation: ''El Lindero que Definio a la Nacion/The Border That Defined a Nation''

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 • 6:00 PM

Rare Books Room, Benson Latin American Collection


Informal Talk: ''Merienda with Visiting Resource Professor Roberto Gargarella''

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 • 3:30 PM

Fleming Room, Law School 1.108BA




Film Screening: ''The War on Democracy''

Monday, October 20, 2008 • 7:00 PM

MEZ 0.306


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

Saturday, October 18, 2008 • 9:00 AM

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


Happy Hour: ''Brazil Center Social Hour''

Friday, October 17, 2008 • 5:30 PM

Central Market Deck, 40th and N. Lamar


Lecture: ''1491: Landscapes of the Americas before Columbus''

Friday, October 17, 2008 • 4:00 PM

UTC 2.112A


Conference: ''1968: A Global Perspective''

Sunday, October 12, 2008

Various Locations, UT Campus


Keynote Address: ''Law, Violence, and the Politics of Passion: Tlatelolco 1968 in a Comparative Perspective''

Friday, October 10, 2008 • 12:30 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128



Lecture: ''Las Muertes de Arguedas o la Novela Policial de la Critica''

Thursday, October 9, 2008 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104



Lecture: ''Globalization, Sexuality, and HIV/AIDS in Cuba''

Friday, October 3, 2008 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102


Lecture: ''Problems with Development in Rural Mexico''

Thursday, October 2, 2008 • 12:15 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Film Screening: ''Quanto Vale ou e por Quilo''

Monday, September 29, 2008 • 8:00 PM

Garrison Hall



Brown Bag Lecture: ''Centennial Anniversary: Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis''

Monday, September 29, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313




Lecture: ''Diversity of Indigenous Musical Expression of Mexico: An Overview''

Tuesday, September 23, 2008 • 11:00 AM

MRH 3.134


Lecture: ''The World Urban Hierarchy: From Top to Bottom''

Monday, September 22, 2008 • 12:00 PM

BUR 214


Lecture: ''Africanizing the Early Iberian Atlantic World''

Friday, September 19, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Celebration: ''Celebracion de la Independencia''

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 • 5:00 PM

Main Mall, UT Campus


Film Screening: ''Erendira''

Monday, September 15, 2008 • 8:00 PM

GAR 0.102


Brown Bag Lecture: ''Human Rights in Chile''

Monday, September 15, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Happy Hour: ''Brazil Center and Mexican Center Happy Hour''

Friday, September 12, 2008 • 5:00 PM

Scholtz Garden, Trinity and 16th Street


Lecture: ''LGBT Studies in Mexico: Some Feminist Reflections on LGBT Research and Activism in Mexican Society''

Friday, September 12, 2008 • 4:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Panel Discussion: ''Pinochet and the Pursuit of Justice: Chile 35 Years Later''

Friday, September 12, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room, Benson Latin American Collection


Film Screening: ''Missing''

Thursday, September 11, 2008 • 5:30 PM

Auditorium, MEZ 1.306


Reading: ''Mexican Enough: My Life between the Borderlands''

Wednesday, September 10, 2008 • 12:00 PM

LBJ Room, CMA 5.160


Lecture: ''The Coyolxauhqui Journey: Immigration, Generational Detachment and Getting (Re)membered in Mexico''

Tuesday, September 9, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502


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

Saturday, August 16, 2008 • 9:00 AM

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


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

Saturday, June 21, 2008 • 9:00 AM

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


Exhibit Opening: ''The Aztec and Maya Revival''

Friday, June 20, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Mexic Arte Museum, 419 Congress Avenue


Lecture: ''Memory and Reconciliation: Civil War and Trauma in El Salvador''

Thursday, June 19, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Exhibit Opening: ''WorkSpace: Fabian Bercic''

Friday, June 6, 2008

Blanton Museum of Art


Lecture: ''Ominous Parallels: El Salvador as Foreshadowing''

Thursday, May 22, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Lecture: ''Destiny's Children: L.A. Gangs in Post-war El Salvador''

Thursday, May 8, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Fundraiser: ''UT Ethnomusicology Ensembles''

Friday, May 2, 2008 • 8:00 PM

Momo's, 6th and Rio Grande


Curator's Tour: ''Inside El Salvador''

Wednesday, April 30, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Conference: ''What's Left of the Latin American Left?''

Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Avaya Auditorium


Graduate Symposium: ''New Directions in Anthropology''

Saturday, April 26, 2008

Various locations


Open House: ''Brazil Center''

Friday, April 25, 2008 • 5:00 PM

Sao Paulo's Restaurante, 2809 San Jacinto Boulevard



Festival: ''Fandango''

Thursday, April 24, 2008 • 8:30 PM

AHG 136



Lecture/Demonstration: ''Learning Conjunto''

Monday, April 21, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


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

Saturday, April 19, 2008 • 9:00 AM

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


Performance: ''Caribbean Ensemble''

Friday, April 18, 2008 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Symposium: ''Pistols, Pens, and Guitars: Celebrating 50 Years of Americo Paredes' 'With His Pistol in His Hand'''

Friday, April 18, 2008 • 4:30 PM

Main Dining Room, Campus Club, 25th and Guadalupe


Lecture: ''Migration Trends and Migratory Policies on the Southern Border of Mexico''

Friday, April 18, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Conference: ''An American Story: Mexican American Entrepreneurship and Wealth Creation''

Friday, April 18, 2008 • 8:30 AM

UT Alumni Center, 2110 San Jacinto Boulevard




Performance: ''Mariachi Ensemble/South American Ensemble''

Wednesday, April 16, 2008 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Lecture: ''Some Things We Can Learn from Images of War''

Tuesday, April 15, 2008 • 6:30 PM

CMA A2.320



Conference: ''Latinos and Public Policy in Texas''

Saturday, April 12, 2008

Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Recital: ''Chamber Music during the Court of D. Joao in Brazil''

Friday, April 11, 2008 • 11:00 AM

Recital Hall, MRH 2.614



Conference: ''Mexico-U.S. Migration: Rural Transformation and Development''

Thursday, April 10, 2008

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center


Lecture: ''Historia de la Literatura Maya''

Tuesday, April 8, 2008 • 5:00 PM

BEN 2.104



Symposium: ''Dida in Perspective: Race, Class, and Gender in Brazil''

Saturday, April 5, 2008 • 9:30 AM

Thompson Conference Center 2.120


Lecture: ''Racial Memory and the Ghost of Modernity''

Friday, April 4, 2008 • 4:00 PM

MAI 212




Workshop: ''LLILAS Field Research Workshop''

Friday, April 4, 2008 • 9:00 AM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Teacher Workshop: ''Looking at Contemporary Brazil through the Eyes of Dida''

Friday, April 4, 2008 • 9:00 AM

The University of Texas at Austin


Exhibit Opening Reception: ''Olhar de Tambor/The Drum's View''

Thursday, April 3, 2008 • 6:00 PM

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, 1165 Angelina Street


Lecture: ''Setting the Rules of Freedom: The Trajectory of the Press Jury''

Thursday, April 3, 2008 • 5:15 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Celebration and Opening Reception: ''¡A Viva Voz!''

Thursday, April 3, 2008 • 4:30 PM

Benson Latin American Collection Library


LLILAS Faculty Speaker Series: ''Nature, Empire, and Nation''

Thursday, April 3, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''Niñez migrante repatriada no acompañada en la frontera norte de Mexico''

Wednesday, April 2, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Panel Discussion: ''Masterpieces of Cinema Novo''

Tuesday, April 1, 2008 • 4:00 PM

CMA 5.160



Film Screening: ''Vidas Secas/Barren Lives''

Monday, March 31, 2008 • 7:00 PM

MEZ 0.306





Book Signing: ''The Mass Media and Latino Politics''

Sunday, March 30, 2008 • 2:00 PM

Barnes and Noble at the Arboretum


Open House: ''Hecho a Mano/Made by Hand''

Sunday, March 30, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center




Film Screening: ''El Violin''

Thursday, March 27, 2008 • 8:00 PM

MonkeyWrench Books, 110 E. North Loop


Lecture: ''Transitional Myths: Recontextualizing Cultural Iconographies''

Thursday, March 27, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502


Film Screening: ''Ratas, Ratones, Rateros''

Wednesday, March 26, 2008 • 8:30 PM

CAL 100


Film Screening: ''Drive Thru''

Tuesday, March 25, 2008 • 6:00 PM

Creative Research Laboratory, 2832 E. MLK Avenue


Workshop: "Graduate Student Research Workshop"

Tuesday, March 25, 2008 • 11:00 AM

GAR 1.102


Lecture: ''Guantanamo, Past and Future: An Insider's View''

Monday, March 24, 2008 • 7:00 PM

Austin Center for Architecture, 801 W. 12th Street




Workshop and Celebration: ''Drum Workshops with Neguinho do Samba''

Saturday, March 22, 2008 • 3:00 PM

Copa Bar and Grill, 217 Congress Avenue




Film Screening: ''Ya Basta!: Kidnapped in Mexico''

Friday, March 21, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre




Lecture: ''Las Escales de Asturias''

Tuesday, March 18, 2008 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104



Lecture: ''Media and Politics in Lula's Brazil''

Tuesday, March 18, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116



Panel: ''Indigenous Land Use Patterns''

Thursday, March 6, 2008 • 12:00 PM

African American Culture Room, Texas Union 4.110


Roundtable: ''Research Opportunties in the Amazon Basin''

Wednesday, March 5, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Panel: ''Conceptualizing Amazonia''

Tuesday, March 4, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union 3.116


Conversation: ''A Conversation with Regina Jose Galindo''

Friday, February 29, 2008 • 6:30 PM

DFA 2.204



Recital: ''Viento Sur''

Thursday, February 28, 2008 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Reception: ''Mexican Alumni of the College of Liberal Arts''

Thursday, February 28, 2008 • 7:30 PM

Comedor de Profesores, Colegio de Mexico, Mexico, D.F.


Master Class: ''Viento Sur''

Thursday, February 28, 2008 • 12:30 PM

MBE 2.114


Film Screening: ''En el hoyo''

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 • 8:30 PM

CAL 100


Lecture: ''Restoring Maya Architecture''

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 • 5:00 PM

ART 1.110



Conversation: ''A Conversation with Dino Bruzzone''

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 • 3:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art



Performance: ''Virgen de los Indios''

Sunday, February 24, 2008 • 3:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art


Workshop: ''Beginning Portuguese for Spanish Speakers''

Saturday, February 23, 2008 • 10:00 AM


Conference: ''Abriendo Brecha V: Activist Scholarship at the Tejas Global Crossroads''

Saturday, February 23, 2008

San Jacinto Conference Center


Alumni Reception: ''D.C. Alumni Reception''

Friday, February 22, 2008 • 6:00 PM

Capitol City Brewing Company, 2 Massachusetts Avenue, NE, Washington D.C.


Conference: ''Transitions in the Cuban Revolution''

Friday, February 22, 2008

AVAYA Auditorium and UT Club


Film Screening: ''Falcão: Meninos do Trafico''

Wednesday, February 20, 2008 • 8:30 PM

CAL 100


Lecture: ''The Art of Political Murder: Who Killed the Bishop?''

Wednesday, February 20, 2008 • 7:15 PM

AVAYA Auditorium, ACE 2.302


Lecture: ''Indigenous Responses to Neoliberal Expansionism in Contemporary Latin America''

Wednesday, February 20, 2008 • 5:30 PM

Jones Auditorium, St. Edward's University



Lecture: ''The U.S. and Torture: History and Jurisprudence''

Tuesday, February 19, 2008 • 3:30 PM

Eidman Jury Room, UT Law School


Fundraiser: ''¡Noche Cubana!''

Saturday, February 16, 2008 • 9:00 PM

Victory Grill, 1104 East 11th Street


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

Saturday, February 16, 2008 • 9:00 AM

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



Workshop: ''Urban Segregation and Labor in the Americas''

Friday, February 15, 2008 • 9:00 AM

Campus Club


LLILAS Faculty Speaker Series: ''The Judicial Response to Police Killings in Latin America''

Thursday, February 14, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Film Screening: ''Cidade dos Homens''

Wednesday, February 13, 2008 • 8:30 PM

CAL 100


Conference: ''XXVIII Annual ILASSA Student Conference''

Saturday, February 9, 2008

Thompson Conference Center


Brown Bag Discussion: ''Discussion with Carlos Gaviria''

Friday, February 8, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Conversation: ''Conversaciones on Marginalized Feminisms en las Americas''

Friday, February 8, 2008 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union



Information Session: ''Summer 2008 in Brazil''

Wednesday, February 6, 2008 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Lecture: ''Individual Body/Collective Body''

Tuesday, February 5, 2008 • 3:30 PM

Eidman Court Room



Information Session: ''Summer 2008 in Brazil''

Thursday, January 31, 2008 • 4:00 PM

CAL 100



Celebration: ''Come Back to Garrison!''

Thursday, January 31, 2008

GAR




Lecture: ''Cuban Jews: Identity, Diaspora, and the Search for Home''

Thursday, January 17, 2008 • 7:00 PM

MEZ B0.306


Lecture: ''Does the Hispanic Paradox in Mortality Extend to Disablement?''

Monday, January 14, 2008 • 12:00 PM

NUR 1.106, 1700 Red River Street



  • Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

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