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Coffee, Culture & Community Development Teacher Workshop

March 17th, 2011
8:30 - 1:30 pm

In collaboration with Vanderbilt University‘€™s Center for Latin American Studies, Institute for Coffee Studies, Tulane University‘€™s Stone Center for Latin American Studies, and the National…  read more

Symposium: Coffee, Culture, & Community Development

March 17th, 2011
3pm-5pm

Coffee, Culture, and Community Development, a public symposium sponsored by the Vanderbilt Institute for Coffee Studies, Stone Center for Latin American Studies at Tulane, and…  read more

Talk by Dr. Valérie Loichot (Emory University): Caribbean Writing Within and Without the Colonial Mouth

March 17th, 2011
4 p.m.

Dr. Valérie Loichot of Emory University will present a talk entitled, “Caribbean Writing Within and Without the Colonial Mouth.” Dr. Loichot is the author of…  read more

Talk by Raquel Fernandez: "Women's Rights and Development"

February 18th, 2011
12 noon

The Tulane Department of Economics’ third guest speaker of the 2011 spring semester is Raquel Fernandez of New York University. In 2010, Professor Fernandez was…  read more

Talk by Martin Munroe (FSU): '€œFightin'€™ the future'€™: Rhythm and Creolization in the Circum-Caribbean'€

February 14th, 2011
4:30 p.m.

Professor Martin Munroe is from Florida State University and specializes in Francophone Caribbean literature and culture. He is the author of: Shaping and Reshaping the…  read more

Gabriel Thelus Talk: Jacsonville, Haiti

January 28th, 2011
Noon

Gabriel Thelus will speak about his work in his hometown of Jacsonville Haiti. After attending Virginia Tech and earning his Associate‘€™s Degree in Plant Agriculture,…  read more

Senior archaeologist, Mark R. Barnes, discusses outcomes of Spanish-American War at Loyola

January 19th, 2011
7:00 pm

Mark R. Barnes, Ph.D., southeast region senior archaeologist for the National Park Service, will give a talk at Loyola University, New Orleans, ‘€œMore than a…  read more

Film Screening and Discussion- "Poto Mitan: Haitian Women Pillars of the Global Economy"

November 19th, 2010
7:00 PM, reception to follow

Newcomb Feminist Film Series featuring discussion and reception with filmmaker Mark Schuller Join us for a special screening of Poto Mitan: Haitian Women, Pillars of…  read more

Marc Perry Lecture: "Consuming Blackness"

November 5th, 2010
4:00 PM

Marc Perry, Assistant Professor in Anthropology and ADST, will deliver a lecture titled ‘€œConsuming Blackness: Neoliberal Multiculturalism and New Economies of Race in Late Socialist…  read more

Tulane University Study Abroad Fair

October 26th, 2010
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Find out: How you can study, intern, volunteer, and travel abroad What programs are available How financial aid works with study abroad Talk to past…  read more

Celebración Latina

October 16th, 2010
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Our annual family festival typically held in April will now be held at the Audubon Zoo in the fall to mark the end of Hispanic…  read more

UNO Empire and Solidarity in the Americas Conference

October 15th, 2010 - October 16th, 2010

The 2010 Empire and Solidarity Conference explores how different solidarity movements were shaped by, or consciously modeled themselves upon, the Central American solidarity movement of…  read more

A Celebration of the Americas: Carnaval Latino 2010

October 9th, 2010 - October 10th, 2010

The Crescent City‘€™s annual salute to its Hispanic Heritage returns the weekend of October 9th through 10th when the Hispanic-American Musicians and Artists Cultural Association…  read more

Fall 2010 Hora del Cuento

September 25th, 2010 - December 11th, 2010
Saturdays, 11:00
11:00

We invite you to participate, collaborate, and learn about Latin America at the library. All readings are Saturdays at 11:00 am. The recommended age is…  read more

Latin American Library Annual Open House and Book Sale

September 24th, 2010
12:00 - 3:30 PM

Come meet the staff, see a selection of the Library’s recent acquisitions, learn more about our collections and services, browse our book sale and enjoy…  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.