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Centre of Latin American Studies

Guanajuato Mexico L Huntzinger

CLAS Open Seminar

Michaelmas Term 2023 (other events here)

Mondays 5:15pm
SG1 Ground Floor, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, CB3 9DT


Monday 09 October - 5:15pm

Simón Bolívar Seminar

Views on the Anthropocene: Crisis, Ends and Counting from an Amerindian Perspective

Aparecida Vilaça (CLAS Simón Bolívar Professor, Museu Nacional, UFRJ)

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Monday 16 October - 5:15pm

Entangled Revolutions: Cuban Internationalism and the Nicaraguan Revolution, 1979-1990

Emily Snyder (University of Cambridge)

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Monday 23 October - 5:15pm

Title TBC

Speaker TBC


Monday 30 October - 5:15pm

Beyond Stockholm: An Amerindian Perspective on Hostage-Taking as Political Overture

Natalia Buitron (University of Cambridge)

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Monday 6 November - 5:15pm

Title TBC

Mariel Aguilar-Støen (University of Oslo)


Monday 13 November - 5:15pm

Book launch

Different Engines: Media Technologies from Latin America  

Andrés Burbano (Open University of Catalunya) 

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Monday 20 November - 5:15pm

Book launch

Danzón Days: Age, Race, and Romance in Mexico 

Hettie Malcomson (University of Southampton)
The launch will include interventions from: 
Natasha Tanna (University of York) 
Abeyamí Ortega (University of Manchester)

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Monday 27 November - 5:15pm

Seeing and Unseeing Landscapes: Geographic Knowledges, Cartographic Technologies, and the Early Cold War in Latin America

Julie Gibbings (University of Edinburgh)

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Refreshments will be served after the seminar. All welcome.

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