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Chantalle Verna to Present Research on U.S. and Haitian Relationships in Post-Occupation Haiti

April 26th, 2018
6:00 PM

Join us at the Stone Center for Latin American Studies in welcoming Dr. Chantalle Verna for a talk on her book Haiti and the Uses…  read more

Newcomb Art Museum to host Archivist Panel for installation EMPIRE

April 25th, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

On Wednesday, April 25, join the Newcomb Art Museum for an incredible panel, moderated by Rebecca Snedeker, with the archivists of the various collections across…  read more

Congreso de Jornaleros: Experiences and Perspectives from Immigrant Workers in New Orleans

April 24th, 2018
6:30-8 PM

The Congress of Day Laborers, an organization of immigrant workers and families founded by the day laborers who helped rebuild New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina,…  read more

Office of Multicultural Affairs: International Food and Music Festival

April 14th, 2018
3-6PM

The International Food and Music Festival is a tradition for Tulane University and the surrounding New Orleans community. It is not possible without the participation…  read more

Talk by Cuban film producer Claudia Calviño

April 12th, 2018
5PM

Talk by Cuban film producer Claudia Calviño A conversation with independent Cuban producer Claudia Calviño (Havana, 1983), producer of the award-winning film Santa y Andrés,…  read more

Illicit Traders on New Granada's Caribbean Coast during the Long Sixteenth Century: A talk by Dr. Christian Cwik

April 12th, 2018
3:30 PM

Illicit Traders on New Granada’s Caribbean Coast during the Long Sixteenth Century A talk by Dr. Christian Cwik (University of the West Indies, St. Augustine,…  read more

Film Screening: Santa y Andrés

April 11th, 2018
5PM

Film Screening of Santa y Andrés, directed by Carlos Lechuga A world away from bustling Havana, Santa y Andrés is set in the rolling hills…  read more

Anthropology Colloquium Series to host José Oliver for talk on ancient Caribbean migrations

April 6th, 2018
3:45 PM

The Tulane Anthropology Student Association and the Graduate Studies Student Association are proud to welcome Dr. José R Oliver, Senior Researcher with the Institute of…  read more

Why Marronage Still Matters: Lecture with Dr. Neil Roberts

March 22nd, 2018
5PM

What is the opposite of freedom? Dr. Neil Roberts answers this question with definitive force: slavery, and from there he unveils powerful new insights on…  read more

Dennis A. Georges Lecture in Hellenic Culture

March 20th, 2018
7PM

Join Dr. Emily Greenwood as she will be speaking about Greek language/literature, slavery, and the “politics of the human” when she delivers the Dennis A.…  read more

Fridays at Newcomb to host Ryan Joyce for a talk on Gender and Diversity in the Archives

March 16th, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 PM

Ryan Joyce is a 5th-year PhD candidate in the Department of French and Italian and the Gender and Sexuality Studies Program at Tulane University. In…  read more

Miguel Zenon at the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans

March 16th, 2018 - March 17th, 2018
7:30PM

Multiple Grammy Nominee and Guggenheim and MacArthur Fellow Miguel Zenón represents a select group of musicians who have masterfully balanced and blended the often-contradictory poles…  read more

Latin American Graduate Oraganization (LAGO) 2018 Conference

February 23rd, 2018 - February 25th, 2018

The Latin American Graduate Organization will be hosting its 2018 Latin American Studies Conference titled Thinking of the Future: Expanding the possible in the Americas…  read more

29th Annual AAPLAC Conference

February 21st, 2018 - February 24th, 2018

The Association for Academic Programs in Latin America and the Caribbean (AAPLAC) will hold its 29th Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, February 21-24, 2018,…  read more

Nouvelle Vague presents Maskarad: Photography of Carnival in Jacmel, Haiti

February 15th, 2018
5:00 PM

Maskarad (mask) is a project of Nouvelle Vague: an artist collective group of young multimedia artists from Jacmel, Haiti working to promote, preserve, document, and…  read more

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Teaching Cuban Culture & Society: A K-12 Summer Educator Institute in Cuba

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The Stone Center for Latin American Studies and the Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute at Tulane University are proud to announce a two-week summer educator institute exploring the geography, culture and history of Cuba. For an educator, Cuba is rich with lessons to bring into the classroom. This program highlights the important historical and cultural connections between the United States and Cuba. Participants will explore key sites and meet local experts and artists who will provide unique insight for educators who teach such subjects as U.S./Latin American Relations, World Geography, World History, and Spanish among others. Come and visit the site of the historic Bay of Pigs, explore Milton Hershey’s sugar plantation and hear firsthand about the Cuban national literacy campaign from the teachers themselves.

More information coming soon!

Please email crcrts@tulane.edu or call 504.865.5164 for additional details.