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

LLILAS Benson News

Grupo Fantasma; photo by Daniel Jackson

¡A Viva Voz! Quinceañera: Grupo Fantasma to Headline LLILAS Benson Celebration

Wed, Apr 5, 2017

The Austin-based Grupo Fantasma will perform at the fifteenth annual ¡A Viva Voz! celebration of Latina/o arts and culture, which takes place at the Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection on Thursday, April 15, from 7 to 9 p.m.


Original artwork by Adriana Linares and Nathalia Ochoa

Resistance, Front and Center: ILASSA Student Conference Draws Participants from Throughout the Americas

Thu, Mar 30, 2017

The Institute of Latin American Studies Student Association, ILASSA, convened its 37th annual student conference on the UT Austin campus in early March.


Fulbright Awarded to LLILAS PhD Candidate Prisca Gayles

Fulbright Awarded to LLILAS PhD Candidate Prisca Gayles

Mon, Mar 27, 2017

Prisca Gayles, a LLILAS PhD candidate, has been awarded a Fulbright grant that will support her upcoming fieldwork in Argentina. Gayles’s dissertation project is an analysis of the experiences of the black social movement in Argentina.


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