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Easter Term 2018

CLAS Open Seminar Series 
Mondays during term time
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Tuesday 24 April
Symposium 9.30am – 6pm, SG1, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, CB3 9DT
Art, Society & Urban Imaginaries
Organized by Fernando Calderón, Simón Bolívar Chair, CLAS, Cambridge
Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Universidad de Córdoba & FLACSO, Argentina
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Friday 27 April
Lunchtime bilingual seminar  1-2pm, CLAS Seminar Room 204
Conflictos campesinos e indígenas en La Araucanía durante los años de la Reforma Agraria chilena, 1967-1973, Jesús-Ángel Redondo Cardeñoso, Bolseiro de Pós-doutoramento , CIDEHUS, Universidade de Évora &
Settler Landowners and Resistance to Agrarian Reform in Southern Chile, 1967-1973, Dan Carter, PhD, Centre of Latin American Studies, Cambridge

Wednesday 2 May
Lunchtime seminar  1-2pm, CLAS Seminar Room 204
Water and the Ladies: Evolving Gender Roles in 1960s Buenos Aires Shantytowns, Adriana Massidda, Centro de Estudios Urbanos y Regionales, CONICET, Argentina

Wednesday 16 May
Seminar  5pm, CLAS Seminar Room 204
The (Im)permanence of Cinema: Film Archives and Archive-Films in Mexico
David Wood, Institute of Aesthetic Research, National Autonomous Univeristy of Mexico (UNAM) & Visiting Scholar, Centre of Latin American Studies, Cambridge

Monday 21 May
Workshop: Theorising Early Cinema in Latin America, 2-4.30pm, CLAS Seminar Room 204, Second Floor, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, CB3 9DT 
Organised by Dr. Maite Conde - Department of Spanish and Portuguese, University of Cambridge & Dr. David Wood - Institute of Aesthetic Research, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Visiting Scholar, Centre of Latin American Studies, University of Cambridge (2017-18)
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Programme >

Tuesday 29 May
Lecture:  “Extractivismo informacional”, territorialidad y desarrollo humano ecologizado. Hacia una nueva politicidad?
5-6pm Seminar Room S1, First Floor, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, CB3 9DT
Last of series of four lectures: Transformaciones culturales y desarrollo en la Latinoamérica global – (in Spanish)
Fernando Calderón, Simón Bolívar Chair, CLAS, Cambridge
Universidad Nacional de San Martín & Universidad de Córdoba & FLACSO, Argentina

Monday 4 June
Talk with artist Eduardo Kac, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Telepresence & Bio Art (poster)
5.30pm SG2, Ground Floor, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, CB3 9DT
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Tuesday 5 June
Lunchtime talk (in Spanish), 12.30pm, CLAS Seminar Room 204 (in Spanish)
(D)Escribir las imágenes: el arte contemporáneo en la literatura hispanoamericana
Miguel Ángel Hernández, Profesor de Historia del Arte, Universidad de Murcia, escritor y crítico de arte

Check our website for other events to be held this year. We very much hope to welcome you to one or more of them.

To see what the Centre has been involved with this last year, have a browse through our Past News and Events page.