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Café y Conversación

DATE:  Wednesday, March 4th
TIME: 4:00-5:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Rosenberg Lounge – LBC Mezzanine level


Bate Papo - (TBA)
Join us for informal conversation and comidas típicas brasileiras

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Upcoming Lectures and Events


In the News

Navio Negreiro - "The Slave Ship"
Bilingual poetry reading evokes the suffering of slaves in the New World

Recent Lectures and Events


Lamonte Aidoo
“Without a Name and Under the Tongue: Sexual Violence, Brazilian Slavery, and the Archive”

Andrew S. Curran 
“Before Anthropology: Enlightenment Science and the Category of the Human” 
Book Presentation: “Diderot and the Art of Thinking Freely” 

James N. Green
"Exile within Exiles: The Extraordinary Life of Herbert Daniel, Gay Brazilian Revolutionary"

Amazônia Ocupada Symposium

O Navio Negreiro, The Slave Ship - A Public Poetry Reading

"Divorce Court": a staged reading of Miguel de Cervantes's "El juez de los divorcios" in a new English translation. 


Harley Erdmann, UMass, Amherst
“Translating the Counter-Canon of Early Modern Spanish Theater: Theatrical Journeys with Luis Vélez de Guevara’s La serrana de la Vera

Sophia McClennen, Penn State University
* “Globalization and Latin American Cinema: Toward a New Critical Paradigm”  
* “Satire, Politics, and Resistance: The Global Rise of Comedy and Activism”  

PORTrait of Brazil  - IEW International Education Week 

Luiz Ruffato: “Literatura e Invisibilidade”    

Marti Buckley: What's Basque Got to Do with It: Tradition and Modernity in Hispanic Footways

Prof. Gisela Heffes, Rice University: "El nuevo paisaje rural argentino: contaminación y ecodeformidades"

Pedro Meira Monteiro, Princeton University: The Internal Ear: Caetano Veloso's take on bossa nova

Marielle Presente e Futuro: An Artistic Tribute to Marielle Franco

Study Abroad teaches you more than how to conjugate

Foreign Language Pedagogy and Research: New Approaches to Old Challenges

Newcomb Art Museum Presents Author Reading with Yuri Herrera

Poetry Reading: Navio Negreiro "The Slave Ship"

A talk by poet and scholar, Sara Uribe, the "Emily Dickinson of Tamaulipas"

Ana Paulina Lee Mandarin Brazil Chinese Labor, Memory, and Representation 

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