Professional development opportunity for K-12 educators from all disciplines.Saturday, April 01, 20178:00 AM - 5:00 PMUCLA Campus
Screening of film on Brazilian singer Elis Regina, followed by discussion with director Hugo Prata.Wednesday, April 05, 20177:30 PM - 10:00 PMMelnitz Hall 1409
Presentations and Roundtable U.S. Central Americans: Reconstructing Memories, Struggles, and Communities of ResistanceMonday, April 10, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMChicano Studies Research Center Library
Screening of the Cuban, Hip Hop documentary: Desde el principio [From the beginning]. Q&A with Obsesion and filmmaker Dr. Vanessa Díaz (Visiting researcher at Chicano Studies Research Center).
Moderated by T-Kay Sangwand (UCLA Library).Wednesday, April 12, 20173:00 PM - 5:00 PMSchoenberg Music Building
Conversation on hip hop and race in Cuba with Obsesion. Moderator: Professor Aisha Finch, Gender Studies and Afro-American Studies. Translator: Dr. Vanessa Díaz (Visiting Research, Chicano Studies Research Center).Thursday, April 13, 20175:00 PM - 7:00 PMPowell Library Rotunda
Presentation by Dr. Ysamur Flores-Peña. Part of the WLAC-UCLA Global Speaker Series on Global Popular Culture.Thursday, April 20, 20179:30 AM - 11:00 AMWest Los Angeles College
Leslie Salzinger, Associate Professor, University of California Berkeley, will be presenting a paper on masculinity on Mexico City's peso exchange markets.
Friday, April 28, 20172:00 PM - 3:30 PMHaines Hall