02/25 - Best-selling author Isabel Allende in conversation with Adam Hochschild about her new novel, A Long Petal of the Sea.

Academy Award nominee Edge of Democracy post-screening discussion with director Petra Costa and Oscar-winner Charles Ferguson.

Full event video, highlights, and photos: Central American Migrations and the U.S. Border.

Upcoming Events

Harley Shaiken

Wednesday, February 5 | 4:00 pm

Isabel Allende

In conversation with Adam Hochschild

Tuesday, February 25 | 5:00 pm

Cine Latino

Directed by Melina León (Peru, 2019)

Thursday, March 19 | 7:00 pm

CLAS on YouTube

Elizabeth Schwall discusses Afro-Cuban dance at CLAS. (Photo by Danielle Cosmes.)
Elizabeth Schwall on Afro-Cubans and their role in that country's dance

U.S.-Mexico Futures Forum

Rufino Tamayo's Human Rights Trilogy, logo of the U.S.-Mexico Futures Forum.A collaboration between CLAS and ITAM in Mexico City, the Forum brings together scholars and leaders working to bridge the gaps between the two countries. 

From the CLAS Blog

A Chevy Cruze. (Photo by Otto Kristensen.)CLAS Chair Harley Shaiken critiques the proposed U,S.-Mexico trade agreement.