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Dr. María Iñigo Clavo (UOC)- Return to Modernity: 1992 Spanish Colonial Nostalgia; 2010 Decolonial Bicentennials

Mon, Feb 17, 2020, 4:30 pm

Dr. Iñigo Clavo will review two historical moments that are fundamental to considering the relationship between Spain and Latin America and its modern discourses. 1. The ostentatious celebration of the “Discovery” in 1992, as a Spanish strategy to present its recent entrance into the European Community from a perspective of imperial nostalgia....

Location: 233 East Pyne

Brazil LAB- Cooperation and Conflict Inside and Outside the Capoeira Roda

Fri, Feb 14, 2020, 12:00 pm

A Brazil LAB event with Ernesto Batista Mané Júnior and Mauricio Acuña.

Location: 144 Louis A. Simpson Building

Vicente Rafael (UW)- Castilian, or the Colonial Uncanny in Philippine Colonial History

Wed, Feb 12, 2020, 12:00 pm

This presentation will examine the origins of nationalism in nineteenth century Philippines through cultural translation practices.

Lunch will be provided

Location: Prospect House

PLAS Presents Andrés Di Tella: Diaries, Notes & Sketches

Wed, Feb 12, 2020, 12:00 pm

Talk and screening by Andrés Di Tella

Diaries, notebooks, sketches, working papers. Provisional, unfinished, circumstancial forms that converge in one of the most vibrant currents of contemporary cinema. Note-taking and the diary conceived not only as a working method but also as an art form in itself. A cinematic language in potential...

Location: 216 Burr Hall

Brazil LAB- Forest Mathematics: Unstable Sets in Indigenous Amazonia

Thu, Feb 6, 2020, 4:30 pm

A Brazil LAB event with Aparecida Vilaça and Fernando Codá Marques.

Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall

PLAS Presents Bridgette Werner: Rivers of Blood: Violence & Rural Transformation in Bolivia's 1952 Revolution

Wed, Feb 5, 2020, 12:00 pm

This talk explores the 16-month period between Bolivia's April 1952 revolution and the August 1953 agrarian reform decree, a period during which massive campesino mobilizations and the attendant threat of violence reconfigured the possibilities of rural revolution.

Location: 216 Burr Hall

Diego Baena- Final Public Examination

Mon, Jan 27, 2020, 11:00 am

La literatura y sus pueblos: demopoéticas de la España liberal (1834-1854)

Location: 339 East Pyne

Una conversación con Cristina Martínez (A conversation with Cristina Martínez)

Wed, Jan 8, 2020, 3:30 pm

Cristina Martínez is a renowned chef and activist for undocumented immigrants’ rights. Her restaurant, South Philly Barbacoa, and her incredible story have been featured in Bon Appetit, Univision, and Netflix’s documentary series, Chef’s Table. She will be giving a talk and answering questions about her recent work in the food industry and the...

Location: 28 McCosh

São Paulo, Cultural & Urban Connections

Thu, Dec 12, 2019, 7:00 pm

A performance by Princeton Undergraduate Students and the Musicanto Group

Presented by The Department Of Spanish And Portuguese & The Program In Latin American Studies with The Diversitas Program (The University Of São Paulo) & The Mungunzá Theater Company

Partners: LGSA (Latino Graduate Student...

Location: 102 Woolworth

PLAS Presents Graduate Works-in-Progress: Charlie Hankin & Patrick J. Signoret

Thu, Dec 12, 2019, 12:00 pm

Raplove: The Politics of Recursion in Latin American Hip-Hop

Charlie Hankin (Spanish and Portuguese, Princeton)

Location: 216 Burr Hall


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