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LATIN AMERICAN ISSUES speaker Series


*Photo “Presencia de América Latina”, ubicado en la Casa del Arte, Universidad de Concepción, Fotografía tomada por Farisori; Autor del mural: Jorge González Camarena, mexicano; Propiedad de la Universidad de Concepción, Chile

Learn more about the history, culture and current issues facing Latin Americans, in this monthly speaker series presented by CALL in partnership with U of C’s Latin American Research Centre (LARC). 

Each one-hour presentation is followed by a half-hour for questions and discussion.

Held monthly on every second Tuesday, from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. at cSpace, 1721 - 29th Ave SW, Room 310. Free for members and guests. No registration required. Free parking outside North entrance, on East side and on 29 Ave.

Our 2019/2020 dates are: 

Sept. 10
Oct. 8
Nov. 19 **Note that Latin American Issues will be held on the 3rd Tuesday for November only
Jan. 14
Feb. 11
Mar. 10
Apr. 14


All welcome. No fee or registration. Open to CALL members, guests & the public.

Coordinators: Judy Hamill & Deb Dobson

Note: We do not meet in December.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Topic: Natural Gas Extraction in Peru’s Upper Amazon: How it affects its politics, economy and Amazon societies.

Speaker: PH.D. Student Ana Watson

Ana Watson will discuss the huge Camisea Natural Gas Project in the Amazon within Peru's changing political environment, in order to understand the overlapping territorialities.


For listings of public events at LARC (the Latin American Research Centre),  see larc.ucalgary.ca

*To participate in most programs, you must be a member.  Exceptions are listed as Open to the Public


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