Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014
Room: 4217 Posvar Hall
Discussion on the upcoming elections with scholars from the University of Pittsburgh
and La Universidad de Costa Rica.
Juan Manuel Muñoz
Sociologist and Researcher in Centro de Investigación y Estudios Políticos CIEP-UCR
Political scientist and Researcher in Centro de Investigación y Estudios Políticos CIEP-UCR
Political Scientist and Researcher Programa Estado de la Nacion
Political Science Department - University of Pittsburgh
Linguistics Department - University of Pittsburgh
Discussion on the upcoming elctions with scholars from the University of Pittsburgh and La Universidad de Costa Rica.
Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh
Pitt Law's Challenging Authority a Symposium in Honor of Derrick Bell
Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014
Location: Alcoa Room—Law School
The event features several scholars from across the country, including the biggest names in Latino Critical Race Theory, such as Ian Haney López, Richard Delgado, Juan Perea and others. The event is free and open to the public.
For more information (including a detailed agenda) http://www.law.pitt.edu/events/2014/03/lrsmarch2014 or email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Theorizing Fieldwork in the Humanities
Date: Friday and Saturday, March 28 - 29, 2014
Room: 3911 Posvar Hall
For more information: email@example.com
A colloquium at the University of Pittsburgh featuring conversations amongst scholars from the Humanities and the Social Sciences towards a public discourse about the role of fieldwork in humanities scholarship on the global south.
Working papers will be circulated in advance to registered participants.
Registration is free but required: http://www.clasconference.org/node/21
Sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Latin American Studies, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences Faculty Research and Scholarship Program, Humanities Center, and English Department, and the Charles Crow Fund
The 10th Undergraduate Research Symposium on Latin America and the Caribbean
Call for papers
Date: Friday, March 28, 2014
Location: Gold Room—University Club (Welcome ceremony and lunch)
528 and 531 Alumni Hall (Symposium)
For more information: contact Gonzalo Lamana (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Present your research with other undergraduate students on any topic related to Latin American and Caribbean societies and cultures, past and present. Presentations can be made in Spain, English, or Portuguese.
Sponsored by the Department Hispanic Languages and Literatures and the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh
The 34th Annual Latin American and Caribbean Festival
Date: Saturday, March 29, 2014
Time: Noon to 10:00 p.m.
Location: First floor of Posvar Hall—Galleria
Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh, Med Health Services and Pittsburgh Cardiovascular Institute, and the Latin American Cultural Union
"In the Heights": Stage Production and Research/Practice Symposium
In the Heights—musical-theatre production
Dates: March 27 to April 6, 2014
Location: Charity Randall Theatre, University of Pittsburgh main campus
For times and tickets: http://www.play.pitt.edu/content/heights
Research/Practice Symposium—Public Praxis: Performing, Race and History
Dates: April 4 and 5, 2014
For more information: email@example.com
The symposium will explore critical questions of race, gender, and class through performance research and practice. It will challenge attendees and participants to (re)position "art-makin" (threatre, music, dance and visual art) as "theory-making" (that is: representation, as research, as politics, as experiment…) both historically and in the current moment.
Sponsored by the American Society for Theatre Research and the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Latin American Studies, Cultural Studies Program, Department of Hispanic Languages and Literatures, Department of English, Department of Sociology, and Department of Theatre Arts
Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS)
University Center for International Studies
University of Pittsburgh
4200 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15260