Fall 2016 Events

Picture of a train

Guatemalan Migrations

Ricardo Falla in conversation with Beatriz Manz
September 15, 2016

The tomb of Victor Jara, reads “Hasta la Victoria ..."

Justice for Victor Jara

Almudena Bernabeu
September 19, 2016 | Part of the Fall 2016 Bay Area Latin America Forum

Illustration for the film "Boy and the World"

CineLatino: Boy and the World

Directed by Alê Abreu (Brazil, 2013)
September 28, 2016| Part of the Fall 2016 CineLatino Series

The six members of the protagonist family from The Clan film

CineLatino: The Clan

Directed by Pablo Trapero (Argentina, 2015)
October 19, 2016| Part of the Fall 2016 CineLatino Series

Claudia Paz y Paz talking and holding a microphone

The 43

Claudia Paz y Paz
October 20, 2016

Photo of Oscar climbing a tree

Screening: Finding Oscar

Directed by Ryan Suffern (United States, 2016)
October 24, 2016 | Film Screening and Discussion

Still from the film The Mexican Suitcase

CineLatino: The Mexican Suitcase

Directed by Trisha Ziff (Mexico, Spain, USA 2011)
October 26, 2016| Part of the Fall 2016 CineLatino Series

Ignacio Escalante studies insects during a CLAS-supported research trip in Panama, 2016. in

2016 Tinker Field Research Symposium

October 27, 2016 | Student Research Presentations

Actress Sonia Braga looking up the sky

Screening: Aquarius

Directed by Kleber Mendonça Filho (Brazil, 2016)
Film Screening and Q+A with Sonia Braga
October 28, 2016

CLAS's altar for the Day of the Dead, colorful table with pictures and flowers

The Work of the Day of the Dead

Thomas Laqueur
November 1, 2016

Graffiti against Mexico's femicides

The State of Mexico Today

Public Forum
November 3, 2016

Photo of a young girl. Still from "Ixcanul."

CineLatino: Ixcanul

Directed by Jayro Bustamante (Guatemala, 2015)
November 9, 2016 | Part of the Fall 2016 CineLatino Series

Big Give illustration with a bear and the number 2016

Big Give 2016

Support CLAS
November 27, 2016

I voted, Yo voté sticker

The 2016 U.S. Election and the Americas

Harley Shaiken, Maria Echaveste and Paul Pierson
November 21, 2016

Books in Portuguese. (Photo by Mark Hillary.)

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships 2017-18

Informational Meeting
December 2, 2016