Events for Latin American Institute


Agricultural Workers in Mexico and the U.S.

*Bilingual Webinar* In this webinar, activists and academics will analyze the health risks and prevention challenges that agricultural workers and their communities in Mexico and the United States face during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Thursday, May 7, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Life in the Time of COVID-19

This panel offers three short presentations and discussions about COVID 19 and its impact in Cuba, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic from the perspectives of three scholars with years of experience in these contexts.
Thursday, May 21, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Pandemia and Indigenous Communities

The Promise Institute for Human Rights invites you to join us for an urgent forum exploring the impact and context of the COVID-19 pandemic in Indigenous communities in the Americas.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM (Pacific Time)


3rd Annual Nahuatl Conference at UCLA

This webinar features new research on Mesoamerica by 3 teachers and 4 advanced students of the Nahuatl language. Nahuatl is the language spoken by the Mexica or Aztecs, and it is still spoken today by about a million people in Mexico. Presentations will be in Nahuatl, Spanish and English or a combination of the 3 languages.
Thursday, May 28, 2020
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM


Coca, Violence and the Supernatural

Friday, May 29, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM