Fall 2009

The logo of UC Berkeley's Center for Latin American Studies.

Welcome Back Reception

September 2, 2009

Harley Shaiken and Fernando Botero walk across the Berkeley campus, January 2007. (Photo by Jan Sturmann.)

Fernando Botero and Lawrence Rinder in Conversation

Fernando Botero: The Abu Ghraib Series
September 23, 2009

Don't let me drown film poster

CineLatino: Don’t Let Me Drown

Directed by Cruz Angeles (United States, 2008)
October 5, 2009 | Part of the Fall 2009 Cine Latino Series

Portrait of Rosemary Joyce

Culture and Politics in the 2009 Honduran Coup

Rosemary Joyce
October 21, 2009

Cronica de una fuga film poster

CineLatino: Crónica de una fuga

Directed by Israel Adrián Caetano (Argentina, 2006)
October 21, 2009 | Part of the Fall 2009 Cine Latino Series

Tamar Jacoby speaks at the U.S.-Mexico Futures Forum in Zacatecas, 2010. (Photo by Dionicia Ramos.)

The Immigration Debate -- Again?

Tamar Jacoby
October 26, 2009 

Rebecca Solnit before her talk at UC Berkeley.

Shaking Off the Past: The 1985 Mexico City Quake

Rebecca Solnit
October 28, 2009 

La Nana film poster

CineLatino: La Nana

Directed by Sebastián Silva (Chile, 2009)
November 9, 2009 | Part of the Fall 2009 Cine Latino Series

Leonera film poster

CineLatino: Leonera

Directed by Pablo Trapero (Argentina, 2008)
December 2, 2009| Part of the Fall 2009 Cine Latino Series

The Round Up film poster

Film presentation: The Round Up

Directed by Miklós Janscó (Hungary, 1966)
December 5, 2009

A man playing the violin, black and white photo

Film presentation: The Underground Orchestra

Directed by Heddy Honigmann (The Netherlands, 1997)
December 6, 2009

Saint Joan film poster

Film presentation: Saint Joan

Directed by Otto Preminger (U.S., 1957)
December 12, 2009