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Centre of Latin American Studies


CLAS Open Evening - 2 November 2018

For those considering study at CLAS 5.00-6.30pm on Friday 2 November 2nd Floor, Alison Richard Building 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9EF Further information
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Las Lindas

Festival of Ideas event, 20 October 2018: Las Lindas

Film screening in Spanish with English subtitles, 77mins. Followed by Q&A Organised by the Centre of Latin American Studies (CLAS) Sponsored by Newnham College (Graduate Awards & Research Support Committee). Further information
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Book donation Bolivian embassy

Book Donation from the Bolivian Embassy to the CLAS Library

On 6 September 2018, the Librarian at the Centre of Latin American Studies, University of Cambridge, received a donation of 35 books from Giovanna Lenny Vidal Sejas, Charges de Affaires of the Bolivian Embassy, London. The 35 books are from the Centre of Social Research of the Vice-Presidency of the Plurinational State of...
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Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro

The Centre of Latin American Studies at the University of Cambridge is deeply saddened to hear of the fire at the Museu Nacional (The Brazilian National Museum) in Rio de Janeiro. The Museu Nacional is a site of global importance, with holdings central to the region's cultural and human history. We are particularly...
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New podcast from our MPhil students

From perceptions of democracy in Chile to folk music in Colombia... Listen to our MPhil 2017/18 students talk about their dissertation topics and their experiences conducting fieldwork in Latin America. With thanks to Ellen and Christy for their creative talents, and to all the other contributors.
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