Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

LLILAS Benson Events Archive

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Digital Scholarship in the Americas Series: "Addressing Human Rights Digitally—Ethical Dilemmas and Possibilities"

Monday, September 26, 2016 • 1:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Panel: "Long Live the Revolution? Debating Reelection in Mexico"

Friday, September 23, 2016 • 2:30 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


LLILAS Visiting Professor Series: "Activist Research on Justice and Indigenous Women’s Rights: Reflections from Latin America"

Thursday, September 22, 2016 • 12:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Mexican Center Panel: "Las elecciones de los EEUU desde una mirada mexicana"

Monday, September 19, 2016 • 6:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Lecture: "Neither Here nor There: The Accidental South Asian Diaspora of Quito, Ecuador"

Thursday, September 15, 2016 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118


Lecture: "The 2016 Presidential Election—Latinos, Texas, and the Future of the U.S."

Monday, September 12, 2016 • 6:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Exhibition Opening: "Acapulco-Manila: The Galleon, Asia, and Latin America, 1565–1815"

Thursday, September 8, 2016 • 5:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Exhibition Lecture: "Early Modern Law and the Invention of the World: Was the Pacific the Modern World's Point of Greatest Divergence?”

Thursday, September 8, 2016 • 4:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


LLILAS Faculty Book Series: "Hotel Mexico: Dwelling on the '68 Movement"

Friday, September 2, 2016 • 12:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Performance: "Guelaguetza Oaxaqueña"

Saturday, July 16, 2016 • 7:00 PM

Pan American Recreation Center, Hillside Amphitheater, 2100 E. 3rd Street, Austin, TX


Lecture and Exhibition: "Guelaguetza en Austin, 2016"

Friday, July 15, 2016 • 2:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Cultural Event: "Guelaguetza Proclamation, City of Austin"

Saturday, July 2, 2016 • 7:30 PM

Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 Red River Street, Austin, TX


Visiting Scholar Lecture: "Social Development in Brazil in a Comparative Perspective"

Thursday, May 5, 2016 • 4:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Reading: Facsímil / Multiple Choice

Friday, April 29, 2016 • 2:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Forum: "Brazil’s Political Crisis: A Roundtable and Public Forum"

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 • 4:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1; Texas Union, various rooms


LLILAS Faculty Book Presentation: “Afro-Paradise: Blackness, Violence, and Performance in Brazil”

Monday, April 18, 2016 • 12:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


14th Annual ¡A Viva Voz! Celebration: "Historias/Viajes: A Conversation with Marta Sánchez and Liliana Wilson"

Thursday, April 14, 2016 • 7:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Hackett Speaker Series: "Gangster Warlords: How Drug Cartels Became Criminal Armies"

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 • 12:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


LLILAS New Faculty Presentation: “Sounding the Depths: Science, Obeah, and Oil in Trinidad”

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Panel: “Social and Environmental Consequences of Energy Development in the Americas”

Thursday, March 31, 2016 • 12:30 PM

Glickman Conference Center, CLA 1.302B


Lecture: "Desafios para a Literatura Afro Brasileira Contemporânea”

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 • 4:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Tinker Visiting Professor Lecture: "The Three Throne-Stones of Creation: San Bartolo Revisited”

Monday, March 28, 2016 • 12:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Roundtable: "1976: Argentina’s Last Military Coup d’état"

Thursday, March 24, 2016 • 3:00 PM

GAR 4.100


LLILAS Faculty Book Presentation: "Migration in an Era of Restriction and Recession"

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 • 12:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Exhibition Opening: “Raíces y Sabores: Foodways of Nicaragua”

Thursday, March 10, 2016 • 5:00 PM

1st Floor, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Lecture: “White Innocence”

Thursday, March 10, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Glickman Conference Center, CLA 1.302E


Conference: "International Women’s Day and Feminism in Contemporary Mexico"

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Glickman Conference Center, CLA 1.302


XXXVI Annual ILASSA Conference: "Utopia and Reality: Latin America Confronting Globalization" (Day 3)

Saturday, March 5, 2016

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1; Texas Union, various rooms


XXXVI Annual ILASSA Conference: "Utopia and Reality: Latin America Confronting Globalization" (Day 2)

Friday, March 4, 2016

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1; Texas Union, various rooms


Roundtable: "Chile—La Asamblea Constituyente y los Pueblos Indígenas / The Constituent Assembly and Indigenous Rights"

Thursday, March 3, 2016 • 12:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


XXXVI Annual ILASSA Conference: "Utopia and Reality: Latin America Confronting Globalization" (Day 1)

Thursday, March 3, 2016

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1; Texas Union, various rooms


New Faculty Presentation: "The Giant Magellan Telescope in Chile"

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 • 4:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


The 2016 Lozano Long Conference: "Derechos en Crisis: Refugees, Migrant Detention, and Authoritarian Neoliberalism" (Day 3)

Friday, February 26, 2016

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


The 2016 Lozano Long Conference: "Derechos en Crisis: Refugees, Migrant Detention, and Authoritarian Neoliberalism" (Day 2)

Thursday, February 25, 2016

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


The 2016 Lozano Long Conference: "Derechos en Crisis: Refugees, Migrant Detention, and Authoritarian Neoliberalism" (Day 1)

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Meeting: "Amigos de la Frontera Desayuno en Austin"

Saturday, February 20, 2016 • 9:00 AM

Cisco's Restaurant and Bakery, 1511 E. 6th Street



Foodways of Mexico: "La Tacopedia"

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 • 5:30 PM

IBC Bank Plaza, 500 W. 5th St., Suite 1300, Austin, TX


Lecture: “The Invention of Free Labor in Brazil: Slavery, Contract, and Law”

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Conference: "Mexico’s Electric Power Sector: The Role of Natural Gas"

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 • 11:00 AM

Etter-Harbin Alumni Center




Tinker Visiting Professor Lecture: "El Impacto del Racismo y la Corrupción Estatal en los Pueblos Indígenas de Guatemala"

Friday, January 29, 2016 • 12:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1



Info Session: "Summer Study in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil"

Monday, January 25, 2016 • 12:00 PM

GWB 1.130




  • Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

    University of Texas at Austin
    SRH 1.310
    2300 Red River Street D0800
    Austin, Texas 78712