Venezuela After Chavez Conference (April 30, 2014)

The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) will host a conference entitled Venezuela After Chavez on April 30, 2014 at the Watson Institute for International Studies.

The one-day event will feature renowned academics and journalists from several fields who will discuss the current situation in Venezuela from a wide range of perspectives.

(Distributed April 11, 2014)

Screening of Films on Mexico and Colombia by Scholar-Activists Set for 4/15

On Tuesday, April 15, 2014, CLACS will host a screening of a set of short documentary films by young Latin American scholar-activists that show how citizens in Medellin, Colombia and Zacatecas, Mexico surmount challenges of poverty, violence and social exclusion with dignity, resilience, and innovation.     

(Distributed April 8, 2014)

Conference on Brazil: April 9-12

The Brazil Initiative will host a four-day conference next week at the Watson Institute for International Studies.

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(Distributed April 4, 2014)

Brown to Host Conference on Climate Change in Latin America (April 16)

The conference “Governing Climate Change” will take place on April 16, 2014 at Brown University and will be chaired by former President of Chile and Brown University Professor at Large Ricardo Lagos, who previously served as UN Special Envoy for Climate Change. Former President of Mexico, Felipe Calderón will also be in attendance. 

(Distributed April 1, 2014)

Save the Date: Panel Discussion and Book Signing- Crecer a golpes (2013)

CLACS is pleased to announce that several of the renowned writers who contributed to the book Crecer a golpes: Crónicas y ensayos de América Latina a 40 años de Allende y Pinochet (2013) will participate in a panel discussion and book signing at Brown University in April. 

(Distributed March 19, 2014)
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