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

Saturday, December 19, 2009 • 9:00 AM

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


Fundraiser: "An Evening of World Music"

Friday, December 4, 2009 • 8:00 PM

Momo's, 618 W. 6th Street #200


Panel: "Making Sense of 2010: Commemorations of Latin American Independence"

Tuesday, December 1, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, UNB 2.102


Lecture: "Illegal Drug Use in Mexico and Central America"

Monday, November 30, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Trade Fair: "Women and Fair Trade Sale & Cultural Event"

Sunday, November 22, 2009 • 10:00 AM

1221 East 6th Street


Lecture: "On Aqueducts"

Friday, November 20, 2009 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102



Lecture: "A Brief History of Tamales"

Thursday, November 19, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Long Center for the Performing Arts


Lecture: "Economic Recession in the Post 9/11 Context: Mexican Regional Migratory Responses at a Crossroads"

Wednesday, November 18, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


Lecture: "The Bicentennial Commemorations in Mexico and Latin America"

Tuesday, November 17, 2009 • 7:30 PM

St. Edward's University, Mabee Ballroom C, Ragsdale Center


Lecture: "U.S.-Venezuela Relations and a New Era for the Americas"

Tuesday, November 17, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, UNB 2.102





Lecture: "Latin American Visual Arts at UT"

Thursday, November 12, 2009 • 10:00 AM

Sinclair Suite, UNB 3.128


Lecture: "Brasilia 2010 & Favela Studio"

Wednesday, November 11, 2009 • 2:00 PM

Lone Star Room, UNB 3.208


Information Session: "Study Abroad in Brazil"

Wednesday, November 11, 2009 • 11:00 AM

BEN 2.104


Lecture: "Biofuels: Not so Green?"

Tuesday, November 10, 2009 • 2:00 PM

Lone Star Room, UNB 3.208


Film Screening: "El Violín"

Tuesday, November 10, 2009 • 7:30 AM

MEZ B0.308


Lecture: "African Diaspora Studies in Brazil"

Monday, November 9, 2009 • 2:00 PM

Lone Star Room, UNB 3.208


Conference: "Transnational Latin American Art"

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Avaya Auditorium, ACES 2.302


Fundraiser: "ILASSA Annual Party: Dia de los Muertos"

Friday, November 6, 2009 • 6:00 PM

The Tiniest Bar in Texas, 817 W. 5th Street


Conference: "Migration during an Era of Restriction"

Friday, November 6, 2009

Texas Union and AT&T Conference Center


Lecture: "The Face of God Has Changed"

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, UNB 4.206


Exhibit: "Mexican Cinema Memorabilia"

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 • 11:00 AM

Benson Latin American Collection


Performance: "Grupo Flor y Canto Presents Las Calacas"

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 • 5:00 PM

AHG 136


Film Screening: "Voces Inocentes"

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 • 7:30 AM

MEZ B0.308


Conference: "CILLA IV"

Saturday, October 31, 2009

Thompson Conference Center


Symposium: "Latin America in the Cold War"

Friday, October 30, 2009

GAR 4.100


Lecture: "Medio siglo de una Casa para las Américas"

Thursday, October 29, 2009 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Lecture: "Cuba, the Uphill Transition: Hurricanes, the U.S. Factor, and Other Natural Disasters"

Wednesday, October 28, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Lecture: "Mujeres Indígenas Presas: Racismo Estructural y Criminalización de la Pobreza"

Tuesday, October 27, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Lecture: "Huichapan Codex: Semasiography vs. Glottography"

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 • 3:30 PM

DFA 2.204


Concert: "Americantiga: Brazilian Music of the 18th and 19th Centuries"

Tuesday, October 20, 2009 • 8:00 PM

St. Mary's Cathedral, 203 E. 10th Street


Film Screening: "ALTAR: Cruzando Fronteras, Building Bridges"

Tuesday, October 20, 2009 • 6:30 PM

Texas Union Theatre, UNB 2.228


Brown Bag Lecture: "Musical Ethnography with the Guaraní of Southern Brazil"

Tuesday, October 20, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Forum: "Military Coup or Constitutional Succession?"

Monday, October 19, 2009 • 9:00 AM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313; Rare Books Room, Benson Latin American Collection


Informal Discussion: "Honduras Coup"

Sunday, October 18, 2009 • 6:30 PM

El Mercado South, 1302 South First Street


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, October 17, 2009 • 9:00 AM

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


Film Screening: "LOKI–Arnaldo Baptista"

Friday, October 16, 2009 • 6:30 PM

Texas Union Theatre, UNB 2.228


Workshop: "Ancient Maya Inscriptions from Quirigua"

Sunday, October 11, 2009 • 9:00 AM

Texas State University, San Marcos, Centennial Hall 157


Celebration: "Celebrate Me! Brazil!"

Saturday, October 10, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Carver Museum, 1165 Angelina Street



Lecture: "Ritual, Performance, Experience"

Friday, October 9, 2009 • 1:00 PM

MRH 2.628


Film Screening: "Breaking the Maya Code"

Friday, October 9, 2009 • 9:00 AM

Texas State University, San Marcos, Centennial Hall 157


Performance: "Nortec Collective featuring Bostich + Fussible"

Friday, September 25, 2009 • 8:00 PM

Hogg Memorial Auditorium


Conversation: "A Conversation on the Border, featuring Nortec Collective's Bostich & Fussible"

Thursday, September 24, 2009 • 6:30 PM

Performance Lab, Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street


Conversation: "The Nortec Phenomenon: A Conversation with Bostich & Fussible"

Thursday, September 24, 2009 • 12:30 PM

Cafe, Bass Concert Hall Lobby


Workshop: "Blackboard Equations: Race and Textual Representation in the Classroom"

Friday, September 18, 2009 • 3:00 PM

ISESE Gallery, Jester Center A232A


Film Screening: "The Least of These"

Thursday, September 17, 2009 • 5:30 PM

Francis Auditorium, TNH 2.114


Lecture: "Mexico City: The Capital of the 21st Century"

Thursday, September 17, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Lecture: "Kulubá: Un sitio maya del nororiente de Yucatán"

Tuesday, September 15, 2009 • 5:15 PM

DFA 2.204


Happy Hour: "Brazil Center/Mexican Center Happy Hour"

Thursday, September 10, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Cuatro's, 1004 West 24th Street


Panel: "Journalism and Democracy in Latin America"

Thursday, September 10, 2009 • 3:30 PM

CMA 5.160


Lecture: "Defending Human Rights and Freedom of Expression in Colombia"

Thursday, September 10, 2009 • 12:30 PM

CMA 5.160


Lecture: "The U.S. Census Population Division's International Program Center: Career Opportunities for Areas Studies Students"

Thursday, September 10, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206


Open House: "Brazil Center"

Tuesday, September 8, 2009 • 8:30 AM

O's Cafe, ACES Building


Study Abroad Fair: "Study in Brazil"

Wednesday, September 2, 2009 • 10:00 AM

Gregory Plaza


Exhibit: "Postcards from Invisible Cities: Photographs 2005-2009"

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

L. Nowlin Gallery, 1202-A West 6th Street


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, August 15, 2009 • 9:00 AM

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


Lecture: ''Faces of the Americas/Rostros de las Americas''

Tuesday, July 14, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 West Riverside


Film Screening: ''Silent Night''

Sunday, June 28, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Blanton Museum, Smith Building


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

Saturday, June 20, 2009 • 9:00 AM

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


Lecture: ''Frida Kahlo: Her Art and Life''

Thursday, June 18, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Reception: ''LLILAS-LASA Reception''

Saturday, June 13, 2009 • 8:30 PM

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Book Reading: ''The Last Prince of the Mexican Empire''

Thursday, June 11, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Book People


Lecture: ''Alternative Ways to Approach Health and Healing''

Wednesday, May 27, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Office of Thematic Initiatives and Community Engagement, 1009 E. 11th Street


Panel Discussion: ''Mexico and the World: Public Opinion and Foreign Policy''

Wednesday, May 13, 2009 • 5:00 PM

ATT Conference Center, Classroom 107



Performance: ''UT World Music Ensembles''

Friday, May 8, 2009 • 8:00 PM

Momo's Club, 618 W. 6th Street


Happy Hour: ''End-of-the-Year Happy Hour''

Thursday, May 7, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Vintage Lounge, Trinity and 6th Street


Reading: ''Surrealism in Latin America''

Wednesday, May 6, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Lecture: ''Insurgent Citizenship in an Era of Global Urban Peripheries''

Friday, May 1, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Film Screening: ''Anabazys''

Wednesday, April 29, 2009 • 7:00 PM

CAL 100


Lecture: ''Otavalan Modern and Mythic Community''

Wednesday, April 29, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Film Screening: ''Diario de Sintra''

Monday, April 27, 2009 • 5:30 PM

CMA 3.116


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

Saturday, April 25, 2009 • 9:00 AM

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


Performance: ''World Music Spring Recital: South American and Mariachi Ensembles''

Friday, April 24, 2009 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Performance: ''World Music Spring Recital: Tex-Mex Conjunto and African American Vocal Ensemble''

Thursday, April 23, 2009 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Performance: ''World Music Spring Recital: Caribbean Ensemble''

Wednesday, April 22, 2009 • 8:00 PM

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608


Lecture: ''Dirty Secrets, Dirty War: The Exile of Editor Robert J. Cox''

Wednesday, April 22, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''Origins of Bolsa Escola/Familia''

Friday, April 17, 2009 • 2:15 PM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502



Symposium: ''10th International Symposium on Online Journalism''

Friday, April 17, 2009

Avaya Auditorium, ACES 2.302


Lecture: ''Studying Politics in Latin America: Old Paths and New Trails''

Thursday, April 9, 2009 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Cafe com Letras: ''Portuguese Language Conversation''

Wednesday, April 8, 2009 • 5:00 PM

Gabriel Cafe, ATT Conference Center



Lecture: ''Media and Democracy in Latin America''

Monday, April 6, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Lecture: ''The War in Colombia''

Thursday, April 2, 2009 • 3:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Lecture: ''Mexico Unconquered: Chronicles of Power and Revolt''

Thursday, April 2, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Lone Star Room, Texas Union 3.208


Symposium: ''Latitudes: Architecture in the Americas''

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Goldsmith Hall


Lecture: ''Jose Maria Heredia y la Tradicion Republicana''

Tuesday, March 31, 2009 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Panel Discussion: ''Artist Conversation with Diego Perez''

Sunday, March 29, 2009 • 2:00 PM

Creative Research Lab, 2832 E. MLK Boulevard



Performance: ''Montserrat''

Wednesday, March 25, 2009 • 8:00 PM

McCullough Theatre


Lecture: ''Contemporary Chicana/o Life Narratives: Pat Mora's House of Houses, a Literary Nepantla''

Wednesday, March 25, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Film Screening: ''Cartoneros: Following the Paper Trail''

Tuesday, March 24, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Brown Bag Lecture: ''Boleros com Bossa: A Conversation with Montserrat''

Tuesday, March 24, 2009 • 12:30 PM

SRH 1.320


Lecture: ''Spirits with Scalpels''

Monday, March 23, 2009 • 2:00 PM

African-American Culture Room, Texas Union 4.110


Performance: ''Brazilian Night''

Wednesday, March 18, 2009 • 8:00 PM

The Rio, 301 San Jacinto


Gallery Talk: "Diego Pérez"

Thursday, March 12, 2009 • 12:30 PM

Blanton Museum of Art



Performance: ''ONIX Ensamble''

Wednesday, March 11, 2009 • 8:00 PM

McCullogh Theater



Lecture: ''Prensa y Podor en Mexico: Da la tirania invisble a la dictadura perfecta''

Monday, March 9, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Performance: ''Grupo Corpo''

Friday, March 6, 2009 • 8:00 PM

Bass Concert Hall


Lecture: ''Transnational Ties and the Transformation of Cuban Socialism''

Friday, March 6, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Conference: ''Representations of Violence in Latin America''

Friday, March 6, 2009

BEN 2.102

Speakers from the U.S. and Latin America will discuss intimate violence, homophobia, militarization, narcotraffic violence, and other issues.


Lecture: ''Andean Havens: German-Jewish Refugees in Bolivia''

Tuesday, March 3, 2009 • 3:00 PM

GAR 1.102


Film Screening: ''La Ley de Herodes''

Monday, March 2, 2009 • 8:00 PM

MEZ 1.306


Conference: ''33rd Annual Maya Meetings''

Sunday, March 1, 2009

ATT Conference Center



Film Screening: ''Balancing the Cosmos''

Thursday, February 26, 2009 • 6:30 PM

University Teaching Center


Lecture: ''The Evolution and Future of Latin American Jewish Studies''

Wednesday, February 25, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Texas Hillel Library


Lecture: ''ICE-Local Law Enforcement Collaboration''

Monday, February 23, 2009 • 6:00 PM

TICE, 1009 East 11th Street



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

Saturday, February 21, 2009 • 9:00 AM

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


Conference: ''Abriendo Brecha VI: Activist Scholarship Conference''

Saturday, February 21, 2009

TICE Community Engagement Center, 1009 E. 11th Street


Lecture: ''Inaugural Jovita Gonzalez Memorial Lecture in the Arts and Humanities''

Friday, February 20, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102



Job Talk: ''Being a Part of History: Careers in Diplomacy''

Thursday, February 19, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Film Screening: ''Falcao: Meninos do Trafico''

Monday, February 16, 2009 • 8:00 PM

MEZ 1.306





Information Session: ''Summer 2009 Study Abroad in Xalapa, Mexico''

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Lecture: ''Immigrant Dentention''

Monday, February 9, 2009 • 6:00 PM

TICE, 1009 E. 11th Street


Conference: ''XXIX ILASSA Student Conference on Latin America''

Saturday, February 7, 2009

Thompson Conference Center, UT Campus


Information Session: ''Summer 2009 Study Abroad in Xalapa, Mexico''

Friday, February 6, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313




Information Session: ''Summer 2009 Faculty Led Study Abroad''

Wednesday, February 4, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: ''Border Issues''

Monday, February 2, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Resistencia, 101 South 1st



Lecture: ''El Congreso Mexicano: Retos y Opportunidades en el Nuevo Milenio''

Friday, January 30, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center


Conference: ''Shared Visions for Cuba–U.S. Relations''

Friday, January 30, 2009

Various Locations


Film Screening: ''My Mexican Shivah''

Thursday, January 29, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GAR 0.102



Information Session: ''Summer 2009 Faculty Led Study Abroad''

Thursday, January 29, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Reception: ''Cafe do Manha do Brazil Center''

Thursday, January 29, 2009 • 8:30 AM

O's Cafe, ACES Building


Panel: ''The Post-Guantanamo Era: A Dialogue on the Law and Policy of Detention and Couterterrorism''

Wednesday, January 28, 2009 • 5:30 PM

Eidman Courtroom, UT School of Law


Information Session: ''Study Abroad Fair Spring 2009''

Wednesday, January 28, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Gregory Plaza


Information Session: ''Summer 2009 Faculty Led Study Abroad''

Monday, January 26, 2009 • 11:00 AM

SRH 1.320


Information Session: ''Summer 2009 Study Abroad in Xalapa, Mexico''

Friday, January 23, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



  • Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

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