*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.
We meet on the second Tuesday of the month from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. at cSPACE King Edward, Room 310, 1721-29th Avenue SW.
Our 2018 / 2019 dates are: Sept. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 13, Jan. 15, Feb. 12, Mar. 12, Apr. 9.
All are welcome. CALL membership is not required. No fee and no registration.
Coordinator: Judy Hamill
Please contact email@example.com for more information.
LARC September Lecture
Sept 11, 2018
Topic: Municipal governments and immigration policy in Chile - creating policy from the bottom-up.
Speaker: Elizabeth Pando
Ms. Pando is a Political Science doctoral student at the U of C, studying Comparative Politics and International Relations, and a former LARC Graduate Student in Residence.
She obtained her M.A. (Interdisciplinary Studies) and B.A. (Philosophy) at the University of Texas at El Paso.
Her research interests include Latin American immigration policies in, as well as policies of transnational domestic and care work.
Her dissertation looks at immigration policies in Chile adopted during the two terms of Michelle Bachelet, the country’s first woman president.
|For listings of public events at LARC (the Latin American Research Centre), see larc.ucalgary.ca|
Gender Inequality in Latin America
“Malintzin" – The Native Woman Who Assisted Cortes in the 16th Century Spanish Conquest of Mexico
“Panpipes and Flutes - The Music of the Incas”
Boomtown in Acient Belize: The Archeology of Rapid Growth in the Mayan World
Colombia: The Roots of Conflict, The Road to Peace
Resource Development and Indigeous Rights in the Andes
The Politics of Mobility in Southern Mexico
The State of Democracy in Latin America: Lessons for the North
An Overview of Latin American Regional Integration in the 21st Century
Democracy in Brazil: Why Does It Seem That Corruption Is Getting Worse?
"Barbarous Games" and "Civilized Celebrations": The Early History of Carnival in Brazil