Nov 1: Duanel Díaz of VCU on the strange contrasts and ever-present revolution on the streets in Cuba.

Nov 1: Myrna Santiago on the current crisis in Nicaragua and how peoples' positions relate to their stance on the 1979 revolution.

FULL EVENT VIDEO: Sergio Fajardo, the mathematician turned political leader in Colombia, spoke on his recent presidential campaign (VIDEO AND PHOTOS.)

Coming soon: Tinker Summer Research Reports from graduate students in the field in Latin America.

Upcoming Events

Duanel Díaz

Thursday, November 1 | 12:30 – 2:00 pm

Myrna Santiago

Thursday, November 1 | 4:00 pm

Cine Latino

Directed by Daffodil Altan and Andrés Cediel (USA, 2018)

Wednesday, November 7 | 7:00 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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