Latina/o Studies

2014 Feb 27

Border Dynamics

Registration Closed 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South S010 (1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge)

Border Dynamics
M. Victor Leventritt Panel Discussion
David Taylor, photographer and Art Professor, School of Art, University of Arizona, Tucson; and Daniel Arreola, Professor, School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, Arizona State University, Tempe. Moderator: Sergio Delgado, Assistant Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University.

Photographer David Taylor, along with practitioners and scholars who work in visual arts, culture, and geography, will participate in a discussion...

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2014 Mar 05

Jorge Ramos Lecture - Latinos: "The Future is Ours"

4:30pm

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South S010 (1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge)

Jorge Ramos
Latinos: "The Future is Ours"

Wed., March 5, 2014 at 4:30 pm
Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South S010 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

Jorge Ramos is an award-winning, Mexican-born journalist who has been called the "star newscaster of Hispanic TV" and named one of Time Magazine's most influential Hispanics in the U.S.  He is the anchor of Univision's "Noticiero...

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2013 Sep 19

Screening: Latino Americans

6:00pm

Location: 

Sperry Room, Harvard Divinity School

6:00 pm – Light reception

6:30 pm – Screening of selected excerpts from the series 

7:30 pm – Q&A/Discussion with Series Producers
Actor Benjamin Bratt narrates this landmark six-hour series, the first major television documentary to chronicle the rich and varied history of Latinos, who have for the past 500-plus years helped shape what is today the United States and have become the country’s largest minority group. Covering the 1500s to the present day, this is the story of early settlement, conquest and immigration; of tradition and reinvention; of anguish and...

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2013 Oct 04

Different Ethnic Histories, Common Challenges: Migration and Rights in the United States

3:30pm

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center 110 (12 Quincy Street, Cambridge)

Please join us for a panel and festive reception celebrating the newly renamed Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights. 
Panelists include:
Jacqueline Bhabha, Professor of Practice at the Harvard School of Public Health, the Director of Research at the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, and the University Advisor on Human Rights Studies, Harvard University

Albert Camarillo, Professor of American History, Leon Sloss Jr. Memorial Professor, and Special Assistant to the Provost for Faculty Diversity, Stanford University

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2013 Apr 15

Public Lecture - The Economic & Public Policy Implications of a Changing U.S. Demography: A Focus on Latinos

12:00pm

Loui Olivas
Professor Emeritus, W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University
Monday, April 15, 2013
4:30 pm
CGIS South, K050
1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

Co-sponsored by the Committee on Ethnic Studies and the Harvard Latino Student Alliance with generous support from the Donald T. Regan Lecture Fund.

This session will feature the rapidly changing demography in America, led by the minority populations with a focus on Latinos. Based on U.S. Bureau Census data, it’s clear that America’s population is dramatically shifting and changing. This...

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