Latina/o Studies

2018 Oct 24

Latinx Studies Working Group Meeting

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

2 Arrow Street, Room 408
All are welcome as we share updates, plans in the works, and brainstorms for what's ahead.
2018 Oct 15

Latinx Studies Working Group Meeting

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

2 Arrow St., room 408
The Latinx Studies Working Group (LSWG) fosters interdisciplinary collaboration between faculty, undergraduate, and graduate students pursuing scholarship about Latinx experiences and intellectual traditions. Our goal is for participants to explore contemporary and historical Latinx topics in local and transnational contexts while building a scholarly community at Harvard University.

Sponsored by the Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights and Instituto Cervantes, Observatorio.

2018 Sep 26

UndocuJoy in Trying Times, with Yosimar Reyes and Roberto Gonzales

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Askwith Hall, 13 Appian Way

Yosimar Reyes is a nationally-acclaimed poet, educator, performance artist, and speaker. Born in Guerrero, Mexico, and raised in Eastside San Jose, Reyes explores the themes of migration and sexuality in his work. The Advocate named Reyes one of "13 LGBT Latinos Changing the World" and Remezcla included Reyes on their list of "10 Up And Coming Latinx Poets You Need To Know."

Prof. Roberto Gonzales will lead the discussion, followed by a spoken word poetry performance by Reyes.

This event is organized by UndocuAllies and co-sponsored by the...

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2017 Apr 28

EMR Thesis Panels & Celebration

Registration Closed2:30pm

Location: 

2 Arrow Street, 4th Floor

Please join us for our thesis panel showcase and end-of-the-year celebration. Tentative schedule below.

2:30 – 3:00 pm
     William Greenlaw
     Government
     Race, Religion, and Reaction: What Inspires Political Candidacy in America?

     Yesenia Jimenez
     Government
     In the Hustle Together? Sociopolitical Attitudes and Political Cooperation
     between Blacks and Latinxs in Detroit

   ...

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2016 Feb 22

Diasporic Puerto Rican Transgender Genealogies: From Mario Montez to Mala Mala

4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard University, William James Hall, Room 105

Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes
Associate Professor and Director of Latina/o Studies Program, University of Michigan

Please join us for the launch of the Latina/o Studies Working Group!

Puerto Rican drag queens and transgender women have played a central role in American avant-garde cinema and performance, LGBT activism, and contemporary mass-media entertainment. In this talk I discuss Mario Montez’s pioneering negotiation...

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2016 Feb 08

EVENT RESCHEDULED: Latina/o Studies Working Group Inaugural Meeting

4:00pm

Location: 

2 Arrow Street, 4th Floor, Room 408

Due to weather conditions, we have decided to cancel tonight’s event, "The Latina/o Studies Working Group Inaugural Meeting.” As always the safety of our students is the main priority.

However, we are excited to launch The Latina/o Studies Working Group at our first event on February 22, 2016. Please click ...

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