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Hispanic Heritage Month Cultural Festival

September 19th, 2010
12:00 - 4:00 PM

In celebration of the bicentennials of independence of Venezuela, Colombia, Argentina, Mexico, and Chile and to mark the beginning of Hispanic Heritage month, please join…  read more

Salsa Study Night

September 14th, 2010
6:30 - 8:30 PM

Like salsa music, like chips and salsa, and need a place to study, get all three rolled into one event. This event is being sponsored…  read more

Casa Borrega to Host 1st Annual Latin Jazz Festival

August 28th, 2010
9:30 PM - 2:00 AM

New Orleans’ first annual Latin Jazz Fest is hosting a benefit concert in memoriam of the 5th anniversary of Katrina. The festival will honor the…  read more

New Orleans con Sabor Latino

August 28th, 2010 - November 15th, 2010

New Orleans con Sabor Latino is a documentary photography exhibit at the Southern Food & Beverage Museum (1 Poydras Street, Riverwalk Mall) curated, written, and…  read more

New Orleans Zephrys: Hispanic Heritage Night

July 31st, 2010
6:00 PM

Honoring Hispanic heritage throughout the game. $2 Coronas and Margaritas Live music by Rumba Buena New Orleans Zephyrs vs. Albuquerque Isotopes Groups of 20 or…  read more

Luisa Campuzano Lecture: "Viajeros cubanos a Estados Unidos en el siglo XIX, contextos y horizontes críticos"

June 18th, 2010
2:30 - 3:30 PM

Please join us for a talk entitled “Viajeros cubanos a Estados Unidos en el siglo XIX, contextos y horizontes críticos” by Cuban literary scholar and…  read more

RaRa for Haiti: Awareness Walk and Second Line

May 22nd, 2010
9:00 AM

The Earthquake in Haiti on January 12th devastated the Capital City of Port-au-Prince. An estimated 300,000 people died, more than 300,000 injured, and 1,000,000 made…  read more

Latin America & Outreach

May 20th, 2010 - May 21st, 2010

A working meeting sponsored by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies and the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs that aims to highlight five…  read more

Sixth Annual Celebración Latina

April 18th, 2010
12 pm until 6 pm

Sixth Annual Celebración Latina: A family-oriented event that offers a great opportunity for New Orleanians to come together to celebrate the cultures of Latin America…  read more

Talk by LAL Greenleaf Fellow Alfredo Prieto

April 16th, 2010

Latin American Library Greenleaf Fellow Alfredo Prieto’s talk is titled “El otro: Visiones sobre la cultura cubana en los Estados Unidos” and will be in…  read more

Calypso Music Event at Loyola

April 14th, 2010
7:30 PM

Loyola University New Orleans Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Inaugural Cultural Event “Everybody runnin’ to the Carnaval”: Calypso Music, the Caribbean and its…  read more

En El Aula: Second Latin American Architecture Symposium

April 10th, 2010

EN EL AULA is a symposium and workshop intended to develop and sustain a network of scholars who successfully introduce and address Latin American architecture…  read more

Urban Empire: A Symposium on Cities of the Early Modern Hispanic World

March 19th, 2010 - March 20th, 2010

Schedule Friday, March 19 Welcome 9:00 AM‘€“Jones Hall 100A (Greenleaf Conference Room) Session 1: Architecture, Empire, and Modernity in Baroque Spain 9:15-11:45 AM‘€“Jones Hall 100…  read more

Closing Reception for Polaridad Complementaria

March 12th, 2010
4-6 PM

Join us for a celebration featuring Cuban music by Mas Mamones. Music sponsored by New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation. Polaridad Complementaria: Recent Works from…  read more

Albert Valdman Lecture: Kapwa ap kenbe djanm - Sociolinguistic Variation in Northern Haiti

March 5th, 2010
3:00 PM

Among French-based creoles, Haitian Creole has the highest degree of standardization, with a written norm—Standard Haitian Creole (SHC)—based on the speech of Port-au-Prince monolingual speakers.…  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.