Dec 14: Alfonso Cuarón's latest masterpiece, Roma, in a special screening and discussion at 7 pm.

On the CLAS Blog: Steve Weissman looks at Stan Ovshinsky, and the lessons he provides for the successful scientist and inventor.

POSTPONED: Filmmaker Rick Tejada Flores' documentary uncovers his family's past in Bolivia's history.

Now online: Tinker Summer Research Reports from graduate students in the field in Latin America.

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Film screening and discussion

Directed by Alfonso Cuarón (Mexico and U.S., 2018)

Friday, December 14 | 7:00 – 10:00 pm

National Resource Center

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The Center for Latin American Studies is proud to be a designated National Resource Center for its influence in the study of the region.


Isabel Allende signs books for fans at CLAS, April 2013. (Photo by Peg Skorpinski.)
Congratulations to Isabel Allende, a CLAS community member, on being the first Latina and Spanish-language author to win the Distinguished Contribution to American Letters medal.

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