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

Saturday, December 15, 2012 • 9:00 AM

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


Performance: "World Music Night"

Friday, December 7, 2012 • 8:00 PM

Pedro's Place, Upstairs at The Clay Pit, 1601 Guadalupe Street


Lecture: "Campus, Comunidad, y Cuenca: Sustainable Development for Mexico's Presa de Guadalupe Watershed"

Monday, November 26, 2012 • 5:00 PM

Dean's Conference Room, GOL 3.120


Poetry Reading: "Salgado Maranhão"

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 • 7:00 PM

Joynes Reading Room, CRD 007



CANCELLED: "Afro-Brazilian Intellectuals and Writers: A History"

Friday, November 16, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: "Literatura e afrodescendência no Brasil"

Thursday, November 15, 2012 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Performance: "World Music Week—Hispanic Caribbean Ensemble"

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 • 7:30 PM

Bates Recital Hall


Roundtable and Lecture: "Reflections on Brazil's Estado Novo, 1937-1945"

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 • 3:30 PM

Eastwoods Room, UNB 2.102


Performance: "World Music Week—Early Music Ensemble"

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 • 7:30 PM

Jessen Auditorium


Lecture: "The Durability of Yiddish in Argentina"

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Texas Hillel Library


Performance: "World Music Week—Mariachi Ensemble"

Monday, November 12, 2012 • 7:30 PM

MRH 2.608


Film Screening: "Waste Land"

Monday, November 12, 2012 • 6:00 PM

GAR 3.116


Performance: "World Music Week—Conjunto Ensemble"

Sunday, November 11, 2012 • 7:30 PM

MRH 2.608


Symposium: "Spaces of Black Performativity in São Paulo"

Thursday, November 8, 2012 • 2:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



LLILAS Faculty Book Series: "Fevered Measures: Public Health and Race at the Texas-Mexico Border, 1848–1942""

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 • 12:15 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1




Workshop: "Philanthropy in Latin America: Dawn of a New Era?"

Thursday, October 25, 2012 • 9:00 AM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Lecture: "Sylvia & Aki: Coming of Age in the Era of Segregation"

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 • 5:30 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, October 20, 2012 • 9:00 AM

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


Lecture: "Machado Maxixe: O Caso Pestana"

Thursday, October 18, 2012 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


LLILAS Faculty Book Series: "Unspeakable Violence: Remapping U.S. and Mexican National Imaginaries"

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 • 12:15 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: "Politics of Inclusion: Women, Afrodescendants, and Indigenous Peoples in Latin America"

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 • 3:45 PM

Sheffield Room, TNH 2.111


Symposium: "Sexing the Borderlands: From the Midwest Corridor and Beyond"

Saturday, October 13, 2012 • 9:00 AM

Santa Rita Suite, UNB 3.502


Lecture: "The Brown Commons: The Sense of Wildness"

Friday, October 12, 2012 • 2:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center


Lecture: "Latino Filmmaking"

Thursday, October 11, 2012 • 6:30 PM

BMC 1.202


Lecture: "The PRI is Back: Where is Mexico Going?"

Thursday, October 11, 2012 • 4:00 PM

Santa Rita Suite, UNB 3.502


Lecture: "Cuban Compromises: Race and Revolution as Lived Experiences"

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 • 12:00 PM

ISESE Gallery, JES A230


Conference: "Rethinking Power & Resistance: Gender and Human Rights"

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street


Exhibition: "El Tejano Enamorado: An Evening of Music and Art with Oscar Martinez"

Thursday, October 4, 2012 • 7:00 PM

Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection


Lecture: "Environmental Refugees: Climate Change and Migration"

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: "One and One is Three: Edwidge Danticat's Vodou Transnationalism"

Monday, October 1, 2012 • 12:30 PM

GEB, 4th Floor Conference Room


Lecture: "Deja Vu, Latin America and its New Trade Dependency"

Monday, October 1, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: "Life Forms: Cultivating 'Razas de Maíz' and Plant Publics"

Monday, October 1, 2012 • 12:00 PM

SAC 5.118


Lecture: "The First 2000 Years of Mayan Literature"

Thursday, September 27, 2012 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Lecture: "The Rules as a God: Investigation in Early Classic Maya Structure at El Zotz, Guatemala"

Monday, September 24, 2012 • 1:00 PM

Archaeology Teaching Lab, SAC 4.174


Festival: "Centroamericanto Fest 2012"

Saturday, September 22, 2012 • 2:00 PM

Plaza Saltillo, 412 Comal Street


Workshop: "The Return of the PRI: What Does It Mean for Democracy and Policy Making in Mexico?"

Friday, September 21, 2012 • 8:45 AM

Eastwoods Room, UNB 2.102


LLILAS Faculty Book Series: "The Rise of Ethnic Politics in Latin America"

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 • 12:15 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Foro Urgente: "Democracia en debate: Las elecciones de 2012 en México"

Friday, September 14, 2012 • 5:30 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


LLILAS New Faculty Presentations Series: "Cartographies of Colombian Independence"

Thursday, September 13, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: "De puño y letra, escritos de Vicente Guerrero"

Thursday, September 6, 2012 • 12:30 PM

Benson Seminar Room, SRH 1.115


Brazil Center Speaker Series: "Back to the Future: Brasília and the Issue of National Integration"

Tuesday, September 4, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, August 18, 2012 • 9:00 AM

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


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, June 16, 2012 • 9:00 AM

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


Symposium: "First Annual Native American and Indigenous Student Symposium"

Friday, April 27, 2012 • 5:00 PM

Alkiva Auditorium, SZB 104



Lecture: "The Presidential Elections: An Opening for Energy Reform?"

Friday, April 27, 2012 • 12:15 PM

SRH 3.124



Lecture: "Security and the Economy on the Border: Mexico and the U.S. Must Collaborate"

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Mabee Ballroom A, Ragsdale Center, St. Edward's University, 3001 S. Congress Ave.


Lecture: "Whither North America after the 2012 Elections?"

Monday, April 23, 2012 • 4:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, April 21, 2012 • 9:00 AM

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


Panel Discussion: "The Mexican and U.S. Perspectives on Cinco de Mayo"

Thursday, April 19, 2012 • 6:00 PM

Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School of Public Affairs


LLILAS Faculty Book Series: "The Transformation of the Workers’ Party in Brazil, 1989-2009"

Monday, April 16, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Exhibit Opening: "Filmformance and Hacktivism: New Directions in Latin@ Performance"

Thursday, April 12, 2012 • 7:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1




Lecture: "El papel de los intelectuales en la transición a la democracia en México/The Role of Intellectuals in the Transition to Democracy in Mexico"

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 • 4:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1



Lecture: "Race and the American Media"

Monday, April 2, 2012 • 12:00 PM

CMB, Studio 4D




Symposium: "L4titudes"

Friday, March 30, 2012

Mebane Gallery, GOL


Workshop: "Field Research in Areas of Risk"

Thursday, March 29, 2012 • 11:30 AM

Dean's Conference Room, GEB 3rd Floor


Lecture: "Genealogías indígenas del discurso colonial (Siglo XVI)”

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Panel Discussion: "Asylum for Mexico"

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 • 3:00 PM

SAC 1.118


Performance: "SpokFrevo Orquestra"

Saturday, March 24, 2012 • 8:00 PM

Bass Concert Hall


Festival: "Carnival Music on Parade"

Friday, March 23, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Departs from Bass Concert Hall Plaza



Class: "Frevo Dance: Community Class"

Thursday, March 22, 2012 • 7:15 PM

Austin Dance Collective, 2015 East Riverside Drive


Interview: "SpokFrevo Orquestra"

Thursday, March 22, 2012 • 11:00 AM

Bass Concert Hall Lobby


Workshop: "Frevo Music: Percussion Workshop"

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 • 7:30 PM

Austin State Hospital Rec Center, 4110 Guadalupe


Panel Discussion: "Brazilian Music and Culture on the Streets"

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 • 3:30 PM

Balcony Room, SAC 3.116




Conference: "Property Rights and the Human Rights Agenda"

Friday, March 2, 2012

Eidman Courtroom, UT Law School


Lecture: "Contested Visions in the Spanish Colonial World: Broadening the Canon"

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 • 6:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art




Gallery Talk: "José A. Toirac"

Thursday, February 23, 2012 • 12:30 PM

Blanton Museum of Art


Exhibit Opening: "Archive and Memory"

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 • 5:00 PM

SRH Unit 1, 3rd Floor



Lecture: "Legal Challenges for the Next Presidential Elections in Mexico"

Friday, February 17, 2012 • 12:15 PM

Sheffield Room, UT School of Law




Conference: "Abriendo Brecha IX"

Friday, February 17, 2012 • 12:00 PM

JES A230



Lecture: "The Heart of Darkness in the Lacandon Rain Forest"

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 • 5:00 PM

ART 1.120



Lecture: "Cidadãos letrados e a emergência da Imprensa Negra no Brasil durante o século XIX"

Friday, February 10, 2012 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Gallery Talk: "Ursula Davila-Villa"

Thursday, February 9, 2012 • 12:30 PM

Blanton Museum of Art


Conference: "XXXII Annual ILASSA Student Conference"

Saturday, February 4, 2012

The University of Texas at Austin




Performance: "Abdiel Vázquez"

Friday, January 20, 2012 • 7:30 PM

Jessen Auditorium, Rainey Hall




  • Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

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