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Film Screening and Panel Discussion: Unfinished Spaces

October 17th, 2012
6:00 PM

Unfinished Spaces, an award-winning new documentary by Alysa Nahmias and Benjamin Murray, will screen at Tulane University. A panel discussion with Unfinished Spaces co-creator Benjamin…  read more

Film Screening:  Maestra

October 9th, 2012
8:00 PM

Maestra (2011) A Documentary Film by Catherine Murphy US/Cuba 34 min Spanish with English subtitles Cuba, 1961: 250,000 volunteers taught 700,000 people to read and…  read more

Work-in-Progress Talk by Ana Margarita Mateo

April 27th, 2012
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Please join us for Ana Margarida Mateo’s talk on ‘€œMito y novela en el Caribe hispano contemporáneo,” which will be given in Spanish. Refreshments to…  read more

Film Screening: Unfinished Spaces

April 25th, 2012
7:00 PM

The New Orleans Film Society will present a special screening of the film Unfinished Spaces on Wednesday, April 25, at 7:00 p.m. at the Prytania…  read more

Con Trastes Guitar Duo

April 22nd, 2012
8:00 PM

As part of the Newcomb Department of Music’s Classical Guitar Series, the Con Trastes guitar duo comprised of Aldo Rodriguez Delgado and Carmen Vega-Muñoz will…  read more

Noche Cubana with Grupo Sensacion

April 21st, 2012
9:00 PM

It’s a Cuban dance party at Club Silhouette! Come dance to live music by Grupo Sensación, eat a delicious full meal by Luis, and be…  read more

Proyecto Omni-Zonafranca Performance

April 20th, 2012
12:00 PM

A group of Cuban artists that will be performing at Xavier on April 20th in front of the UC Yard. Proyecto Omni Zonafranca is a…  read more

Chico and Rita at Zeitgeist

April 13th, 2012 - April 19th, 2012
6:30 PM

Chico & Rita by Oscar®-winning director Fernando Trueba (Belle Epoque, Calle 54) and Spain‘€™s legendary illustrator Javier Mariscal celebrate their passion for the music and…  read more

U.S.-Cuban-Mexican Association to Defend Against Hurricanes

April 9th, 2012
1:30 PM - 6:30 PM

The Center for International Policy takes pleasure in inviting you to the inaugural conference of the U.S.-Cuban-Mexican Association to Defend Against Hurricanes. Dr. Ángel Ruiz…  read more

José Javier Toro Lecture

March 26th, 2012
6:00 PM

José Javier Toro, founder of Toro Ferrer Arquitectos and professor at the University of Puerto Rico School of Arquitecture, will be giving a lecture on…  read more

Direct from Cuba: Interactivo Concert & Lecture

March 24th, 2012 - March 26th, 2012
4:00 PM

On March 24, Cuba‘€™s visionary all-star novísima trova band, Interactivo, will make their first appearance ever in the United States at the Congo Square Rhythms…  read more

Spring Break Study Abroad in Cuba for Architecture Students

March 10th, 2012 - March 17th, 2012

This is a special event for Architecture students only. For any additional information please contact Natalia Porto at nporto@tulane.edu.  read more

Cine Cubano: Historia, Historiografía y Nuevas Technología

February 7th, 2012
5:00 PM

CINE CUBANO: HISTORIA, HISTORIOGRAFÍA Y NUEVAS TECNOLOGÍAS Cuban Cinema: History, Historiography and New Technologies In Spanish with simultaneous translation. Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute is…  read more

Artfully Aware with Cuban Painter Pedro Pablo Mendizabal

February 3rd, 2012
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Friday, February 3 from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm at New Orleans Museum of Art The exhibition which is hosted by Artfully Aware in partnership…  read more

Richard E. Greenleaf Memorial

January 18th, 2012
4:00 PM

On January 18, 2012, Tulane University will hold a memorial in honor of Richard E. Greenleaf, former Director of the Stone Center for Latin American…  read more

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Online Latinx Speaker Series

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This speaker series was developed by Professor Caballero as part of her class, Introduction to Latinx Studies. It is designed to share the diversity and contributions of the local New Orleans Latinx community. Each speaker shares their perspective on a wide array of important topics relating to community and the city. In order to attend these online events, please REGISTER HERE

  • Thursday, September 17th – Rafael Delgadillo, PhD Candidate at UC-Santa Cruz in Latin American and Latino Studies
  • Thursday, October 1st – Leticia Casilda, Familia Unidas en Acción Familias Unidas en Acción was founded in 2018 with the vision of providing immigrant families in the greater New Orleans area and Louisiana with the resources needed to thrive in a new community without forgetting their own culture and history. We are the only community organization in New Orleans and Louisiana primarily focused on providing shelter and transitional support to recently arrived immigrant families. Our membership is made up of impacted immigrant families who believe that our families and children deserve equal opportunities, respect as human beings, access to their histories and culture, and to be acknowledged as productive members of society.
  • Thursday October 15 – Fermín Ceballos, musician and writer – Fermín Ceballos is a tri-lingual Afro-Dominican songwriter, musician, bandleader, composer, actor, and poet living and creating art in New Orleans, Louisiana. He studied art & music at the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo (UASD) and was a professor of music for the Dominican Republic Secretary of State for Culture National School System. His primary musical instruments are the accordion, guitar, piano, and voice. Fermín continually works on several musical projects in the Gulf South and the US; such as Merengue4-FOUR, a musical project focused on Dominican Music (Bachata & Merengue Típico), Fermín‘€™s Latin Fusion Orchestra performing original salsa inspired compositions, and Fermín Acústico a musical concept based on guitar and voice. With all his projects, he performs original compositions based on his fusion of different sounds and musical rhythms. In 2019, he released his first book of poems in Spanish and English entitled Pisando Mi Sombra (Walking My Shadow).
  • Thursday, October 29th – Christopher Louis Romaguera. Romaguera is Cuban-American writer who lives in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was born in Hialeah, Florida and graduated from Florida International University in Miami, Florida. Romaguera has been published in The Daily Beast, Curbed National, Peauxdunque Review, New Orleans Review, PANK Magazine and other publications. He is a monthly columnist at The Ploughshares Blog. He has an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of New Orleans.
  • Thursday, November 12th TBD

For more information, please contact 504.865.5164.