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Feb1

The Wait of Disaster

Yarimar Bonilla, University of Rutgers, discusses hurricanes and the aftermath in Puerto Rico.
Thursday, February 01, 2018
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Haines 352

Feb1

La fotografía montaje de Pedro Meyer y la violencia sexual

Professor David William Foster, Arizona State University, speaks on Mexican photography and gender violence.
Thursday, February 01, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lydeen Library

Feb6

Acero, electricidad y petróleo

Una charla con Georgina Rojas García, Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social (CIESAS)
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
History Conference Room

Feb7

BR 716

Directed by Brazilian director Domingo Oliveira
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Melnitz Hall 1409

Feb8

Straight Pins, Gauze, and Linotypes

Jessica Gordon-Burroughs discusses the 1990s and 2000s ‘archival book' incarnated in Ediciones Vigía and Cuadernos Papiro
Thursday, February 08, 2018
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Lydeen Library

Feb8

Decolonization, Hurricanes, and Solidarity

A talk with Puerto Rican patriot and former political prisoner, Oscar López Rivera
Thursday, February 08, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Moore 100

Feb13

Tzutu Bak'tum

A special performance by Mayan Hip Hop artist Tzutu Bak'tum
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Dickson Court-North

Feb16

Encuentro de artistas chilenos en Los Angeles

El primer encuentro
Friday, February 16, 2018
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
1301 Rolfe Hall West

Feb20

Changing the World through Food Systems

A talk with Nassim Nobari from Seed the Commons
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Kauffman 200

Feb21

Technical Literacies and Data Sovereignty

A lecture by Allison Bigelow, University of Virginia
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Rolfe 1301

Feb21

Exploring Justice along the Food Chain

A workshop with Seed the Commons
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
UCLA Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden

Feb23

Freedom Bonds: From Slavery to Informality in the Making of Urban Brazil

Brodwyn Fischer (University of Chicago) discusses urban Recife
Friday, February 23, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Haines 279

Feb26

Legitimacy in Criminal Governances: Managing a Drug Empire from Behind Bars

The Working Group on Comparative Politics hosts a talk by Benjamin Lessing, University of Chicago
Monday, February 26, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
4357 Bunche Hall

Feb26

Disappearing Cities: San Juan, Santo Domingo, Cartagena, and the Rising Caribbean Sea

A talk by Lisa Paravisini-Gebert, Vassar College
Monday, February 26, 2018
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Lydeen Library

Feb27

Where the Guns Go

Film screening followed by discussion and Q&A with director John Lindsay-Poland
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall