Events and Lecture Series

2015 - 2016 Lecture Series

All events are at 6:30 pm
Location is McCreary Hall Room 115, Bowen Auditorium

FALL 2015

Monday, September 14, 2015

Irene Mata
Associate Professor
Women's & Gender Studies Department
Wellesley College

"Recasting the Immigrant Subject: Heroism and the Visual Politics of Gender, Race, and Immigration" (pdf)


Monday, October 19, 2015

Ivanova Reyes
Assistant Professor
Economics Department
Gettysburg College

"Latin American & the Caribbean: Still catching a cold after the US sneezes?" (pdf)


Monday, November 9, 2015

Laura Demaria
Associate Professor
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
University of Maryland

"Rethinking the Center-Periphery Axis through Paintings: a Provincial Approach" (pdf)



Monday, February 15, 2016

Radost Rangelova
Associate Professor

Department of Spanish
Gettysburg College

"Beauty Shop Narratives: Spaces, Sexualities, Solidarities in Puerto Rican Literature"

Monday, March 14, 2016

Damaris Punales-Alpizar
Assistant Professor

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
Ethnic Studies Program
Case Western Reserve University

"The Soviet Legacy in a Post-Socialist Cuba: A Paradox Explained"


Monday, April 4, 2016

George Ciccariello-Maher
Assistant Professor
Department of Politics
Drexel University

"Building the Commune: Venezuela's Radical Democracy"