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Central Texas Cervantes Symposium

Friday, November 19, 2010 • 9:15 AM

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The Cervantes Society of America's Central Texas Cervantes Symposium will be held in Austin November 19 and 20. In addition to thirteen guest scholars from around the country, two of our own graduate students, Joseph Fees and Christina McCoy, will be giving papers

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International Education Week

Monday, November 15, 2010

http://utiew.wordpress.com/


"Brazil Week 2010" BRASSA Brazil Week Closing Party

Friday, November 12, 2010 • 9:00 PM

Orun Center of Cultural Arts, 1401‐B Cedar Ave., Austin, TX 78702

The Brazilian Studies Student Association (BRASSA) presents Favela Vibes


"Brazil Week 2010" Lecture: Brazil After the 2010 Elections

Friday, November 12, 2010 • 2:00 PM

UNB 3.208, Texas Union Lone Star Room


No Son Invisibles: Maya Women and Microfinance

Thursday, November 11, 2010 • 7:00 PM

MEZ 1.306 (Auditorium)


"Brazil Week 2010" Roundtable: Education, Work, and Affirmative Action in Brazil

Thursday, November 11, 2010 • 4:00 PM

SZB 238, George I. Sanchez Bldg., Deans Conference Room


"Brazil Week 2010" Panel: Contemporary Brazilian Art

Thursday, November 11, 2010 • 10:00 AM

ART 3.434 Center for Latin American Visual Studies (CLAVIS)

André França (CLAVIS Coordinator) presents the recently donated Schooyans Art Collection


"Brazil Week 2010" Panel: The Amazon: Facing Global Climate Change

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 • 2:00 PM

UNB 4.110, Texas Union African American Culture Room


"Brazil Week 2010" Lecture: Relações Raciais no Brasil Hoje: Conquistas e Desafios

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 • 2:00 PM

SRH 1.313, LLILAS Hackett Room


"Brazil Week 2010" Film: Onibus 174

Monday, November 8, 2010 • 2:00 PM

Utopia Theater, School of Social Work 2.106

with moderated discussion on Violence and Juvenile Justice in Brazil


Borges and the Kabbalah: From Literature to Image

Thursday, October 21, 2010 • 7:00 PM

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Diálogos do Paraíso Perdido

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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A Poetry Reading by Briceida Cuevas Cob

Monday, October 18, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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Cold War Cultures: Interdisciplinary and Transnational Perspectives

Sunday, October 3, 2010

The University of Texas at Austin


Spanish in contact with Arabic: Historical and current perspectives

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 • 2:00 PM

MEZ 1.216


Si me querés, Quereme Transa

Wednesday, September 15, 2010 • 2:00 PM

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A Talk by Brazilianist Scholar Lorraine Leu

Thursday, September 9, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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Writing (out of) Place

Thursday, April 29, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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A talk with Adriana Lisboa


La Crónica Imposible del Soldado Bernal Díaz

Thursday, April 22, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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Lecture by Angel Delgado-Gómez


A promocão da igualdade racial e a formação do jurista nas universidades do Brasil e Estados Unidos

Tuesday, April 20, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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Presented by Dr. Maurides Batista Macedo- Catholic University Goiás


36th Annual Poetry Declamation

Saturday, April 17, 2010 • 8:00 AM

Benedict Hall


Peligros de un Obrero: Filántropos y clase obrera en el siglo XIX

Thursday, April 15, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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La ciudad letrada marica: Prácticas culturales y activismo crítico desde Sudamérica (The Queer Lettered City: Cultural Practices and Critical Activism from South America)

Monday, April 5, 2010 • 4:30 PM

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A presentation (in Spanish) by Juan Pablo Sutherland (Gay activist and writer, Chile)


Favela Tours: The Tourist Gaze and Representations of Reality

Thursday, April 1, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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A talk by Professor Beatriz Jaguaribe (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro)


Many Mexicos, 1810-2010: Actualidad del pasado: Reflexiones sobre doscientos años de cambios y costumbres políticas de México

Thursday, March 25, 2010 • 4:00 PM

Texas Union, Sinclair Suite UNB 3.128

The Past as Present: Reflections on 200 Years of Political Practices and Change in Mexico


The Modern Taste of Musical "Roots" in Brazil Folk Music

Wednesday, February 24, 2010 • 2:00 PM

MRH 2.610


Police. Underdevelopment, Drug Addiction and Crime

Monday, February 22, 2010 • 2:00 PM

SRG 1.313


“Yancuic xochicuicatl/Nuevos cantos floridos/New Flowery Songs” presented by Natalio Hernández

Thursday, February 11, 2010 • 4:00 PM

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Nahua poet and intellectual, UNAM



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