Spring 2012

Marta Machado at Berkeley

Punishing Gender Violence: Brazil’s "Maria da Penha Law"

Marta Rodriguez de Assis Machado
January 23, 2012 | Part of the Spring 2012 Bay Area Latin American Forum

The Invisible Eye film poster

CineLatino: The Invisible Eye

Directed by Diego Lerman (Argentina, 2010)
January 25, 2012 | Part of the Spring 2012 Cine Latino Series

Lula, Son of Brazil film's poster

CineLatino: Lula, Son of Brazil

Directed by Fábio Barreto (Brazil, 2009)
February 8, 2012 | Part of the Spring 2012 Cine Latino Series

Portrait of Alma Guillermoprieto

72 Migrantes

Alma Guillermoprieto
February 9, 2012

Havana street with old cars and people on the sidewalk

The Idea of Cuba

Alex Harris
February, 2012 

La carroza de Bolivar book cover

A Public Reading of La carroza de Bolivar

Evelio Rosero
February 22, 2012 

Francesca Rubino wearing a white blouse seating talking to the audience and pointing toward her slides

Tinker Summer Field Research Symposium

Research Talks
February 23, 2012

A close up photo of actor Demián Bichir in "A Better Life."

Screening: A Better Life

Directed by Chris Weitz (United States, 2011)
February 28, 2012 | Film Screening and Director's Talk

Fernando Botero,  “Abu Ghraib 74,” 2006. 175 x 117 cm, oil on canvas. (Image courtesy of Fernando Botero.)

Torture as the Negation of the Other

Panel Discussion
March 15, 2012

Dreaming Nicaragua film poster

CineLatino: Dreaming Nicaragua

Directed by Marcelo Bukin (Nicaragua, U.S., Spain, 2010)
March 22, 2012 | Part of the Spring 2012 Cine Latino Series

Quinto Sol logo

Quinto Sol Remembered

April 6, 2012

Denise Dresser speaking at CLAS

Mexico 2012 and Beyond

Denise Dresser
April 27, 2012