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Bruno Bosteels Talk: "The Spectator of Emancipation: Memories of Underdevelopment Revisited"

December 5th, 2011
5:00 PM

Bruno Bosteels is Professor of Romance Studies at Cornell University. He is the author of many books published in the US with presses such as…  read more

The Update of the "Cuban Model" and the Stalemate in US-Cuban Relations, and Cuba in the Current Hemispheric Geopolitical Context

December 1st, 2011
4:00 PM

The Update of the “Cuban Model” and the Stalemate in US-Cuban Relations by Raúl Rodríguez and Cuba in the Current Hemispheric Geopolitical Context by Jorge…  read more

Urban Challenges, Havana in the 2010s

November 29th, 2011
4:00 PM

Talk by Cuban architect, urban designer and critic Mario Coyula-Cowley. About the talk: Pre-revolutionary Havana was a city that wanted to be European and white,…  read more

OBSESIÃ"N: Hip Hop from Cuba

November 3rd, 2011 - November 5th, 2011

OBSESIÓN is a pioneering Cuban hip hop group formed 1996 who, among the most preeminent of Cuba‘€™s rap artists, have long played a leading role…  read more

Application Deadline, February 17: Summer in Cuba Program

November 1st, 2011 - February 17th, 2012

The application for the Summer in Cuba Program, “Havana and Beyond: Language, Culture and Society”, is due February 17, 2012. The 4-week program in Cuba,…  read more

Celebración Latina!

October 15th, 2011
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Stone Center for Latin American Studies’ annual Celebración Latina is back at the Zoo’s Capital One Stage and Field and will offer a true…  read more

Positioning New Orleans for Cuba Travel & Potential Business Opportunities

June 22nd, 2011
3:00 pm

The Center for International Policy, Washington D.C., in collaboration with the Port of New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport, Cuba Travel-USA, and the Cuban and…  read more

Gilbert Chase Memorial Annual Lecture in Latin American Music: Habana Blues and the Construction of Diasporic Cubanía

April 12th, 2011
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

The Seventh Gilbert Chase Memorial Lecture in Latin American Music will be given by Susan R. Thomas. She will present on the topic “Habana Blues…  read more

Preservation Matters 2011

April 9th, 2011
8:30am-5pm

What can we learn from past and present preservation efforts in Latin America? What does the future hold for historic urban areas in our part…  read more

Upcoming Events at CLACS-Loyola University

March 30th, 2011 - April 13th, 2011

Latino-America: A forum on how Latinos influence contemporary U.S. politics Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Time: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, Monroe…  read more

Workshop presented by LARC and A. B. Freeman School of Business

March 24th, 2011 - March 25th, 2011

A business workshop will take place beginning March 24th. A tentative agenda is available here More information will be posted as it becomes available.  read more

Film Screening: '€œTraces of the Trade: A Slave Trade Story from the Deep North'€

March 24th, 2011
6 p.m.

In the early twenty-first century members of the DeWolf family of Rhode Island set about exploring their family’s history as one of the largest slave…  read more

Talk and Lecture by Dr. Richard Watts (University of Washington)

March 23rd, 2011
12-1:30 p.m., 6 p.m.

Please join us for two events with Richard Watts on Wednesday, March 23rd 12:00PM – 1:30 PM Talk by Richard Watts Newcomb Gallery Professor Watts…  read more

Stone Center Graduate Student Presents at LSU Conference

March 19th, 2011
11:30 a.m.

Stone Center M.A. Candidate Kayla Andrews will participate in this weekend’s conference at LSU entitled “Francophonies: The Living and the Dead.” Her presentation is entitled,…  read more

Talk by Olga Marta Pérez: El libro en Cuba: cultura, mercado, y otros desafíos

March 18th, 2011
3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Olga Marta Pérez is a fiction writer, poet, editor and screenwriter for radio and television in Havana, Cuba. She is a renowned fiction writer of…  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.