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Professor Arcadio Díaz Quiñones revisits his writings on racism and resistance in Puerto Rico
March 7, 2023

Díaz Quiñones article is published as part of a larger compilation titled “La cuestión racial en Puerto Rico”, a special issue of the digital journal Categoría Cinco. Access the full article in this news piece.

Democracy in the Making: President Lula Visits the Exhibit Curated by Professor Lilia Schwarcz in Brasília
Feb. 28, 2023

On February 8th, President Lula da Silva and First Lady Janja visited the Brasil futuro exhibition at the National Museum of the Republic. President Lula, who was planning on staying at the museum for only twenty minutes, stayed for two hours, sharing his curiosity and appreciation for Brazilian artistic production.

SPO Chair Pedro Meira Monteiro publishes book "Nós somos muitas: ensaios sobre crise, cultura e esperança", 2022
Feb. 15, 2023

The author leads us through themes such as literature, music, cinema, visual arts and philosophy, guided by the collective desire already expressed in the title of the work.


Translation Workshop with Daniel Hahn and Julia Sanches
Tue, Mar 21, 2023, 12:00 pm1:30 pm
Location TBA upon registration
Translators Beyond the Academy
Tue, Mar 21, 2023, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Simpson International Building, A71
Alfabetizar os clássicos e os jurássicos também
Wed, Mar 22, 2023, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
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PLAS Graduate Workshop | Lindsay Griffiths Brown & Oriele Benavides Salazar
Thu, Mar 23, 2023, 12:00 pm1:20 pm
PLAS Atrium, 3rd Floor in Burr Hall (open to students, faculty, scholars & staff)
Book Launch Event: Pedro Meira Monteiro and Javier Guerrero
Mon, Mar 27, 2023, 5:00 pm6:30 pm
PLAS Atrium (3rd Floor, Burr Hall)
Sylvia Molloy Talk Series: "Como un ojo de jaguar"
Tue, Mar 28, 2023, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Chancellor Green 105