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Mozambique Week 16-19 April
Mon, Apr 16, 2018Thu, Apr 19, 2018

16-19 April will be Mozambique Week in SPO!

Please join us for a special (multilingual) series of discussions with scholars and cultural agents working on contemporary Mozambique. Two of our guest are coming from Maputo, making this a unique opportunity.

Tuesday, April 17, 1:30-2:50, Friend Center 305

SPO professor Nicole Legnani to participate in an interdisciplinary panel discussion
Fri, Sep 30, 2022, 2:00 pm5:00 pm

Panelists will speak about their favorite works from their distinct scholarly perspectives, underscoring how different forms of knowledge can inform and help shape our perception. Reception to follow.

Betts Auditorium, School of Architecture
Boquitas Pintadas - "Pizarro" (2016) movie screening
Thu, Sep 29, 2022, 8:00 pm10:30 pm

The Colombian Studies Group at Princeton and The Boquitas Pintadas Film Club invite you to a screening of the award-winning documentary "Pizarro" (2016), this Thursday, Sept 29 at 8 pm in East Pyne Hall 010.

This screening of "Pizarro" is part of the Colombia Migrant International Film Festival, which will showcase movies in 11…

East Pyne 010
Brazilian Authoritarianism: Past & Present
Wed, Sep 28, 2022, 4:30 pm6:30 pm

A conversation with award-winning author Lilia M. Schwarcz about her new work followed by a reception and book signing

Palmer House
Fri, Sep 23, 2022, 4:30 pm6:30 pm

Discussant: Flora Thomson-DeVeaux ‘13, Literary Scholar and Translator
Moderator: Miqueias Mugge, Associate Research Scholar, Brazil LAB

Film in Portuguese with English subtitles. Co-organized with the SPO Film Club Boquitas Pintadas. 

More on the…

East Pyne 010
Caribbean Studies Speakers Series: Sounds, Archives, Literatures - Panel I
Thu, Sep 22, 2022, 5:00 pm6:30 pm

The Caribbean Studies Speakers Series represents a collective effort to foreground Caribbean Studies at Princeton University by convening a group of scholars based on their innovative research in and on the region. From experimental soundscapes and digital self-writing to archival pedagogies and emancipatory memory, the works of these pioneers…

East Pyne 010 (masks required)
Lunch talk with SPO grad Jordan Salama
Thu, Sep 22, 2022, 12:00 pm1:30 pm

Join us in welcoming former SPO major and author of this year's Princeton Pre-read, "Every Day the River Changes: Four Weeks Down the Magdalena".

219 Aaron Burr Hall
Sergio Ramírez | Latin America: The Temptation of Authoritarianism
Wed, Sep 21, 2022, 12:00 pm1:20 pm

Authoritarianism is a recurrent trend in Latin American history since independence. As long as institutions can not be established on permanent bases, dictators keep coming surging, presently not through coup d’états, but through elections. Are we condemned to repetition? Has populism come to remain? Can we hope for democracy in the future?

219 Burr Hall
Boquitas Pintadas is premiering the acclaimed and recently released Mexican Robe of Gems (2022)
Fri, Sep 16, 2022, 8:00 pm10:00 pm

After studying film in Mexico, López Gallardo worked as a film editor alongside some of the most cutting-edge directors of recent Latin American cinema, such as Argentinian Lisandro Alonso (Los muertos, 2004), and Mexicans Amat Escalante (Heli, 2013) and Carlos Reygadas (Post Tenebras Lux, 2012; Luz silenciosa, 2007).

East Pyne 010
Study Abroad Fair
Fri, Sep 16, 2022, 12:30 pm3:30 pm

Come visit the SPO stand (TBD) to find out about our amazing study abroad opportunities to Spain, Portugal and Argentina for summer 2023!

Location: Frist South Lawn (Rain Location: Frist MPR)

Frist Campus Center south lawn