Spring 2018 Events

Portrait of Ricardo Lagos

Ricardo Lagos Visits Berkeley

Ricardo Lagos
January - February 2018 

Dolores Huerta organizing marchers on the 2nd day of March Coachella in California, 1969. © 1976 George Ballis/Take Stock/The Image Works/Courtesy of Ro*co.)

CineLatino: Dolores

Directed by Lucrecia Martel (Argentina, 2018)
February 7, 2018 | Part of the Spring 2018 CineLatino Series 

A woman lies on a couch in an opulent room while a maid stands by

Latin American Hyperfetishism and the Materialist Turn

Héctor Hoyos
February 13, 2018 | Part of the Spring 2018 Bay Area Latin American Forum

A man looks through bars.

CineLatino: Carpinteros (Woodpeckers)

Directed by José María Cabral (Dominican Republic, 2017)
February 21, 2018 | Part of the Spring 2018 CineLatino Series 

Almudena Bernabeu

Justice for the Jesuits: The 1989 Murders and the Extradition of Colonel Montano

Almudena Bernebeu
February 22, 2018 | Part of the Spring 2018 Bay Area Latin American Forum

Film Poster

Screening: Berta Didn't Die, She Multiplied

Directed by Sam Vinal (Honduras/USA, 2017)
March 2, 2018

Three people hug in the ocean.

CineLatino: Sueño en otro idioma (I Dream in Another Language)

Directed by Ernesto Contreras (Mexico/Netherlands,  2017)
March 7, 2018 | Part of the Spring 2018 CineLatino Series

Women march and clap together

Radicalizing Feminisms / Practice as Theory

Marta Dillon, Zeynep Gambetti, Cecilia Palmeiro, and Özlem Yasak
Moderated by Natalia Brizuela
March 15, 2018

A house and the forest are reflected in the Amazon river

Freedom in the Colombia Rainforests

Claudia Leal
March 20, 2018 | Part of the Spring 2018 Bay Area Latin American Forum

Men line up against a fence to watch a soccer game

Migration, Citizenship, and Refugee Politics in Latin America

Diego Acosta Arcarazo & Luisa Feline Freier
April 5, 2018

President Rousseff speaks.

Challenges for Democracy in Brazil

Dilma Rousseff
April 16, 2018