2018-2019 Events

Sunday, May 26, 2019
Brown 251st Commencement
Diploma Ceremony at Rochambeau House
Immediately following the conclusion of the University ceremony; the French Studies Diploma Ceremony will be held in the Rochambeau gardens.  A reception will follow.

Monday, May 6, 2019
Screening of "Santa y Andrés" 
Followed by Q&A with actor Lola Amores
6pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House











Thursday, April 25, 2019

Fernando Bouza Álvarez, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
"Pequeñas vidas. ¿Cómo hacer la historia de la gente 'menuda' en el Siglo de Oro?"
Lecture 
6pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House











Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Julio Crivelli 
"Borges y La Biblia"
Lecture 
5:30pm 
Music Room, Rochambeau House









Thursday, April 11, 2019
Pizza con los profes
1pm 
Music Room, Rochambeau House 











Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Gabriel Schillinger-Hyman
Screening of "The Irrational Optimist" 
6pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House






Thursday, March 14, 2019

Luis Avilés, University of California, Irvine
"Cosas tenidas en poco: políticas de los insignificante en el 'Lazarillo de Tormes'" 
Lecture 
4:30pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House 









Friday, March 8, 2019
No más muros, más poesía
Poetry Reading 
6pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House









Friday, December 7, 2018

Lena Burgos Lafuente, Stony Brook University
"Los amarres de la lengua: retórica defensiva y contiendas del idioma en Puerto Rico (1943-2016)"
Lecture
6pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House 


 

 

 



Thursday, November 29, 2018 

Dean Allbritton, Colby College
"Bad Blood: Visions of Hemophilia in the Spanish AIDS Crisis"
Lecture
6pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House












Friday, November 16, 2018

Latin American and Iberian Film Series
Screening of Truman
Dir. Cesc Gay/ Argentina, Spain / 2015 / 108'
Trailer
6pm 
Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer St.  

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Francisco Gago-Jover 
"Spanish Lexicography in the United States: The Hispanic Seminary of Medieval Studies" 
10:30am
Music Room, Rochambeau House











Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Latin American and Iberian Film Series
Screening of Las analfabetas
Dir. Moisés Sepúlveda / Chile / 2013 / 73'
Trailer
7pm 
Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer St.  

Monday, November 12, 2018

Latin American and Iberian Film Series
Screening of El aula vacía
Multiple directors / Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay, El Salvador / 2015 / 111'
Trailer
6pm 
Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer St.  

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Latin American and Iberian Film Series
Screening of Tempestad
Dir. Tatiana Huezo / Mexico / 2016 / 105'
Trailer
7pm 
Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer St. 

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Latin American and Iberian Film Series
Screening of Neruda
Dir. Pablo Larraín / Argentina, Chile, France, Spain / 2016 / 107'
Trailer
7pm 
Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer St.

Thursday, October 25, 2018
Ignacio Sánchez Prado
"Rethinking Literary Theory and Institutions in Latin America: A Discussion on Mexican Literature in Theory, Pierre Bourdieu in Hispanic Literature and Culture, and Strategic Occidentalism"
Lecture
12pm
Library, Rochambeau House








Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Juan Luis Cebrián & Hernando Valencia Villa
Fake News, pos-verdad y la esfera pública
Colloquium
5:30pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House











Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Magalí Armillas Tiseyra
Caroline D. Eckhardt Early Career Professor of Comparative Literature 
Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature, Penn State University
"Magical Realism, Dictator Novels, and “Booms”: Comparison with and through Latin America"
Lecture
Music Room, Rochambeau House










Thursday, September 20, 2018
Andrés Pérez Simón
"The Playwright as Producer: Lorca and the Commercial Theater of the 1920s”
Lecture
3pm
Music Room, Rochambeau House








Friday, September 14, 2018

Federico Spoliansky
Lectura y conversación con Federico Spoliansky, escritor vecino del River Plate
5:45pm 
Music Room, Rochambeau House