Events Archive

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

Integrating Explicit Knowledge into the Second Language Classroom through Concept-Based Language Instruction
Thu, Nov 17, 2022, 4:30 pm6:00 pm

James P. Lantolf is a Distinguished Professor, Beijing Language and Culture University, Greer Professor in Applied Linguistics, Emeritus Pennsylvania State University

This presentation focuses on explaining the principles of developmental education as they apply…

Location
Julis Romo A17
Anna Deeny Morales | On Writing an Opera about Family Separation at the US-Mexico Border
Wed, Nov 16, 2022, 12:00 pm1:20 pm

Mariana Bono will serve as a discussant in this event in which Anna Deeny Morales will discuss the production of her opera "ZAVALA-ZAVALA!"

Location
216 Burr Hall
Caribbean Studies Speakers Series: Sounds, Archives, Literatures - Panel III
Tue, Nov 15, 2022, 5:00 pm7:30 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.

Location
East Pyne 010
Caribbean Studies Speakers Series: Sounds, Archives, Literatures - Panel II
Mon, Oct 31, 2022, 5:00 pm7:30 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.

Location
East Pyne 010
Prohibido hablar de política I: "Haceres destituyentes y decires constituyentes"
Fri, Oct 28, 2022, 11:30 am1:30 pm

This is the second of two public discussions on this topic.

Location
216 Aaron Burr Hall
Sylvia Molloy Talk Series | Sovereign Joy: Afro-Mexican Kings and Queens, 1539-1640
Tue, Oct 25, 2022, 4:30 pm6:00 pm

This is the first of a new talk series intended to enhance the sense of community within the department and to provide opportunities for SPO to connect regardless of field of interest.

Location
010 East Pyne
Between Rap and Medicine
Mon, Oct 3, 2022, 4:30 pm5:30 pm

PJ Sin Suela, one of Puerto Rico's most exciting rappers, will be discussing how he balances simultaneous careers as doctor and artist!

Location
216 Aaron Burr Hall
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…

Location
East Pyne 010 (masks required)
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?

Location
219 Burr Hall