Latina/o Studies

2022 Oct 06

“Latino Pioneers in Boston” Documentary Screening + Panel and Reception 

6:00pm

Location: 

Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center

In honor of Latinx Heritage Month, you are invited to a documentary screening followed by a fireside conversation with documentary maker Blanca Bonillo and local Latino changemakers featured in the film:  Tony Monlina, Jaime Rodriguez, Carmen Paola, Frieda Garcia, and Regla Gonzalez.

Co-sponsors:  The Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights, The Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations, Phillips Brooks House Association, Department of Romance Languages, Latinx Alumni Alliance, Fuerza Latina.

Mattlyn Cordova

Ph.D. candidate in American Studies
Secondary fields in Latinx Studies and Film and Visual Studies
Mattlyn is a Ph.D. candidate in American Studies at Harvard  University, with secondary fields in Latinx Studies and Film and Visual Studies. Her research... Read more about Mattlyn Cordova
2022 Sep 20

The Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights Fall 2022 Open House (New Date)

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

The Barker Center Lawn tent, 12 Quincy Street

We are excited to welcome everyone back to campus. Please join us for EMR’s fall semester Open House. Meet people from the program, reconnect with friends and colleagues, and hear about our courses and plans for the year! We will be serving food.  

2021 Oct 28

A Conversation with Barbara Sostaita

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

2 Arrow St. 4th Floor, Room 408

Join the Latinx Studies Working Group for "A Conversation with Barbara Sostaita".

Dr. Barbara Sostaita, a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Mahindra Center (Harvard), is a formerly undocumented alien turned ethnographer and scholar of migration and religion. You can read more about Barbara here.

This event will be presented in a hybrid format. 
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2021 Apr 20

Interrupting Settler-Futures (Or, How Mi Amá Taught Me To Dream)

3:00pm to 4:15pm

 In this artist talk, Pelaez Lopez will discuss the ways in which United Statian settler-law attempts to territorialize the imagination of migrant subjects and the types of intimate domestic struggles that this infringement in the imagination causes. Throughout the talk, the poet will share new and published work (poetry, installation, and visual art) that directly address what an alternative future might look like, centered on their mother's teachings.

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2020 Nov 11

A Conversation with Professor Yolanda Martinez San Miguel

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join the Latinx Studies Working group in conversation with Professor Yolanda Martinez San Miguel of the University of MIami whose work centers around Colonial Latin American discourses and contemporary Caribbean and Latino narratives; colonial and postcolonial theory, sexuality and gender studies, migration and cultural studies. 

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