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

PHOTOS (video coming soon): Diego Rivera and Detroit came together to produce a masterpiece. CLAS Chair Harley Shaiken on the art and the city.

Upcoming Events

Extended through February 27: Theatrical Screenings

Directed by Don Millar (Canada, 2018)  

Monday, February 24 | See website for showtimes

Iván Velásquez Gómez

Tuesday, February 25 | 12:30 pm

Isabel Allende

In conversation with Adam Hochschild

Tuesday, February 25 | 5:00 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.