Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

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Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, December 21, 2013 • 9:00 AM

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


Performance: "World Music Night"

Friday, December 6, 2013 • 8:00 PM

The Clay Pit, 1601 Guadalupe


Lecture: "'You Are Here': ¡Viva Tequila!"

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 • 6:00 PM

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


Lecture: "The Beca Anfibia Experience"

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Ethnography Lab, CLA 3.214F


Lecture: "Migration and the Border: Politics and Policy in the New Latino Century"

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, UNB 4.206


Reading: "Adélia Prado and Ellen Doré Watson"

Thursday, November 21, 2013 • 7:00 PM

The Joynes Reading Room, Carothers Residence Hall


Lecture: "Maya Women's Weaving Traditions in Chiapas, Mexico"

Thursday, November 21, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Symposium: "Mexico Practicum Public Symposium"

Friday, November 15, 2013 • 12:00 PM

GOL 3.120



Performance: "Caribbean Ensemble Recital"

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • 7:30 PM

Bates Recital Hall


LLILAS Faculty Book Series: "Writing Secrecy in Caribbean Freemasonry"

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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


Lecture: "Hand-Crafted Fusion: Latin American Jewish Art & Poetry Books"

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • 12:00 PM

CLA 2.402


Conversation: "Lilia Peña Silva: Colombian Human Rights Defender"

Monday, November 11, 2013 • 12:30 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: "Foodways of Mexico—The Street Food of Mexico"

Thursday, November 7, 2013 • 6:00 PM

The Kodosky Donor Lounge, Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W. Riverside Drive


Lecture: "La conjura y el retorno del renegado"

Thursday, November 7, 2013 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104




LLILAS Faculty Book Series: "Violencia en los Márgenes/Violence at the Margins"

Thursday, October 24, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, October 19, 2013 • 9:00 AM

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


Symposium: The Limits of Brazilian Developmentalism"

Friday, October 18, 2013

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1; Eastwoods Room, UNB 2.102



Lecture: "Drug Wars and State Capacity: Evidence from Mexico"

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Lecture: "The Haitian Presense in Cuban Festivals: Performing a National Transcript"

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 • 12:00 PM

ISESE Gallery, JES A230


Lecture: "Universal Border: From Tijuana to the World"

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 • 7:00 PM

BMC 2.106



Lecture: "Mexican Public Views on Global Affairs: Between Nationalism and Liberalism"

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 • 12:30 PM

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


Lecture: "A Regulationist Perspective to Human Rights: Blueprint of an Inquiry"

Monday, October 7, 2013 • 3:30 PM

Sheffield Room, TNH 2.111, School of Law




Exhibit Opening: "Fourth Annual LLILAS Benson Student Photography Exhibition"

Monday, September 30, 2013 • 5:00 PM

SRH 1.108, Benson Latin American Collection


Lecture: "Unsettled/Desasosiego"

Thursday, September 26, 2013 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Lecture: "Bounded Borders—Contemporary Border Walls in Latin America"

Thursday, September 26, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Performance: "A Public Reading with Pulitzer Prize-winning Author Junot Díaz"

Monday, September 23, 2013 • 7:00 PM

Auditorium, Blanton Museum of Art


Conversation: "Latino/a Children's Books: Issues and the Role of Libraries and Community Advocacy"

Friday, September 20, 2013 • 6:00 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street



Foro Urgente: "Vem pra rua. Brazilians Take the Streets"

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 • 5:00 PM

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


Lecture: "Foodways of Mexico—The Michoacan Dinner: Behind the Scenes"

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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


Lecture: "Mexico's Energy Reforms: A Challenging Road Ahead"

Monday, September 16, 2013 • 12:00 PM

SAC 1.106


Panel Discussion: "The Legacies of the September 11 Coup d'Etat in Chile: Four Decades Later"

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 • 5:00 PM

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


Film Screening and Discussion: "Latino Americans Documentary Series"

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 • 7:30 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street




Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, August 17, 2013 • 9:00 AM

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


Book Presentation: "The Fight to Save Juárez: Life in the Heart of Mexico's Drug War"

Monday, April 29, 2013 • 4:00 PM

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




Exhibit Opening: "Unsettled: Children in a World of Gangs"

Thursday, April 25, 2013 • 6:00 PM

Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1



LLILAS Faculty Book Series: "Unsettled: Children in a World of Gangs"

Monday, April 22, 2013 • 4:00 PM

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


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, April 20, 2013 • 9:00 AM

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


Symposium: "The Mexican American Archival Enterprise at the Benson Latin American Collection: An Historical Appraisal"

Friday, April 19, 2013

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


Performance: "UT Hispanic Caribbean Ensemble"

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 • 7:30 PM

Bates Recital Hall


Lecture: "U.S.-Cuba—Economic Relations and Academic Diplomacy: Playing in the Margins"

Monday, April 15, 2013 • 12:00 PM

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


Lecture: "A Conversation with Coco Fusco"

Thursday, April 11, 2013 • 5:30 PM

ART 1.120


Lecture: "The Trindade Island, Brazil: An Environmental History's Case Report"

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313




Exhibit Opening: "¡A Viva Voz!—Cartoonista: An Evening with Lalo Alcaraz"

Thursday, April 4, 2013 • 7:00 PM

Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Workshop: "Violence at the Urban Margins"

Thursday, April 4, 2013 • 9:00 AM

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


Lecture: "The 65.5 Million Year Old Chicxulub Impact Crater: Insights into Planetary Processes"

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 • 6:30 PM

Amphitheater, ATT Conference Center









Roundtable: "The Legacies of Hugo Chavez: Accomplishments or Problems?"

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Lecture: "The Revolutionary Fall of the First Global Economy: Hairi and the Bajío, 1790-1820"

Thursday, March 7, 2013 • 3:00 PM

Institute of Historical Studies, GAR 4th Floor


Book Presentation: "Mexico and Mexicans in the Making of the United States"

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 • 3:30 PM

Benson Seminar Room, SRH 1.115


Lecture: "Western Hemisphere Policy from a Washington Perspective"

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 • 2:00 PM

SAC 1.118



Lecture: "The Mexican Perspective on U.S.-Mexico Migration Reform"

Thursday, February 28, 2013 • 4:00 PM

CLA 1.302D


Forum: "La Nueva Crónica Latinoamericana: Diálogo Entre Académicos y Periodistas"

Thursday, February 28, 2013 • 11:00 AM

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






Conference: "The 2013 Lozano Long Conference — Refashioning Blackness: Contesting Racism in the Afro-Americas"

Friday, February 22, 2013

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


Lecture: "Shifting Frontiers of State and Religion: Europe, the U.S., and Brazil"

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 • 12:15 PM

Benson Seminar Room, SRH 1.115


Lecture: "Actors, Interfaces, and Development Practice"

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 • 3:00 PM

CLA 1.302D


Lecture: "'Las Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo' and the Search for Identity"

Thursday, February 14, 2013 • 5:00 PM

BMC 5.102


Panel: "Community Responses to Immigrant Detention and Incarceration"

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 • 12:30 PM

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


Conference: "Impunity, Justice, and the Human Rights Agenda"

Friday, February 8, 2013

UT Law School



Workshop: "Human Rights and the Arts"

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 • 2:00 PM

ART 3.434






Lecture: "The Protective Effect of Religiosity and Spirituality for Substance Use and Abuse: El Salvador and Beyond"

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 • 11:00 AM

Utopia Theater, School of Social Work



Lecture: "CIESAS Graduate Student Research Presentations"

Friday, January 18, 2013 • 10:00 AM

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