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

LLILAS Benson Events Archive

2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004

Faculty Book Talk: "Latin America in the Modern World"

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 • 2:00 PM

GAR 4.100


Austin Lecture on Contemporary Mexico: "A Second Mexican Revolution? John M. Ackerman on AMLO's First Year in Office"

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 • 5:15 PM

Texas Union Building (UNB) Quadrangle Room, 3.304


Lecture: "Like Water for Chocolate: 30 Years of Laura Esquivel"

Friday, November 8, 2019 • 6:00 PM

Blanton Auditorium, Edgar A. Smith Building, Blanton Museum of Art


Film Screening: "Amazônia Groove"

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 • 5:00 PM

Belo Center for New Media, BMC 5.102


Panel: "Battleground Brazil: Reflections on Bolsonaro’s First Year"

Monday, November 4, 2019 • 4:00 PM

Batts Hall (BAT) 5.108


Guest Lecture: "Criminal Leviathans: When Gangs Govern from Behind Bars"

Friday, November 1, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Conference: ''Media and Democracy in Times of Digital Cholera and Polarization in Latin America''

Friday, November 1, 2019 • 9:15 AM

Belo Center for New Media (BMC) 5.208


Symposium: "Human Rights and Gender Violence Education in Middle School"

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 2:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, SRH 1, 2nd floor conference room


Screening: "Como agua para chocolate (Like Water for Chocolate)"

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 • 6:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center, 300 W. 21st Street, Austin, TX


Foro Urgente: "Latin American Spring: Unrest, Protest, and Regional Uncertainty"

Monday, October 28, 2019 • 2:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor conference room


LLILAS Faculty Book Talk: "Gabriela Polit—Unwanted Witnesses: Journalists and Conflict in Contemporary Latin America"

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor conference room


Brazil Center Lecture: "Governing the Rainforest: The Life and Death of Sustainable Development in Amazonia"

Monday, October 14, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor conference room


CILLA: "IX Congreso de Idiomas Indígenas de Latinoamérica, Day 3"

Saturday, October 12, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center, RLP (Patton Hall) 1.302


CILLA: "Congreso de Idiomas Indígenas de Latinoamérica, Day 2"

Friday, October 11, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center, RLP (Patton Hall) 1.302


CILLA: "IX Conference on Indigenous Languages of Latin America"

Thursday, October 10, 2019 • 8:30 AM

Glickman Conference Center, RLP (Patton Hall) 1.302


Lecture-Demonstration: "Poetics of Body and Territory: Challenging Colonial Continuity in the 21st Century, A Mapuche-Caribbean Dialogue"

Thursday, October 3, 2019 • 4:00 PM

RLP 1.302B (Glickman Conference Center, Patton Hall)


Panel: "Research in Brazilian Studies at UT: An Interdisciplinary Panel"

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Texas Governors' Room (UNB 3.116)


Lecture: "Tuteo as a Mitigation Strategy in Montevideo Spanish"

Monday, September 30, 2019 • 4:00 PM

Benedict Hall (BEN) 2.104


Presentación: "Salud ambiental en poblaciones de alta marginación"

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 • 12:00 PM

SRH 1.313 (Hackett Room)


Foro Urgente: "Cross-Border Complicity: How Mexico and the US Block Asylum Seekers"

Monday, September 23, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor conference room



Author Talk: "Luisa Valenzuela—La verdad de la ficción"

Monday, September 16, 2019 • 4:30 PM

RLP 1.302E (Patton Liberal Arts Building)


Foro Urgente: "The Amazon Is Burning—Why It Should Matter to You"

Thursday, September 12, 2019 • 4:00 PM

RLP (Patton Liberal Arts Building) 1.302B


Forum: "The New Border Crisis: Economics, Migration, and Militarization"

Saturday, August 24, 2019 • 5:45 PM

1106 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX 78701


Archive Talk: "'This is about resistance': The Feminist Revisions of Alicia Gaspar de Alba"

Thursday, May 2, 2019 • 4:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection


Symposium: "Latin America in Theory: Interdisciplinary Explorations of Theoretical Traditions and Challenges"

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor conference room


Talk: "Crónica Sero: Biografía íntima de SIDA y homofobia"

Thursday, April 11, 2019 • 4:00 PM

Benedict Hall (BEN) 2.104


Symposium: "New Research Directions for Latin America: Responding to the Adams Challenge"

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 • 1:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor conference room


Concert: "Cantos y Cuentos: An Evening with Tish Hinojosa and Lourdes Pérez"

Thursday, April 4, 2019 • 7:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, main reading room


Talk: "Education, Inequality, and Poverty in Brazil: Policy and Its Limitations"

Friday, March 29, 2019 • 3:00 PM

RLP (Liberal Arts Building) 1.306


Panel: "Exodus and Imagination: Narratives of Migration in Media and the Arts"

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 • 4:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor


Conference: "Black Studies at UT 2nd Biennial Conference"

Thursday, March 14, 2019 • 2:00 PM

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, 1900 University Avenue


Faculty Book Talk: "Policing Life and Death: Race, Violence, and Resistance in Puerto Rico"

Monday, March 11, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor


Tinker Professor Talk: "The Self of the Mexican"

Thursday, March 7, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lecture: "From Silver Capitalism to Globalization: Communities Making Mexican History"

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Garrison Hall (GAR) 1.102


Workshop: “Japanese Peruvian Enemy Aliens during World War II: Life on the Edge with the Higashides”

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 • 3:15 PM

RLP 1.302B (Liberal Arts Building)


Lecture: “From Silver Capitalism to Globalization: Communities Making Mexican History”

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Garrison Hall (GAR) 1.102


Lecture: "State of Resistance: Latino Mobilization, Social Movement Organizing, and the Transformation of California"

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor


Brazil Center Talk: "Sex, Morality, and Anticommunism: Revisiting the History of Brazil's Military Regime"

Monday, March 4, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Texas Union, Sinclair Suite (UNB 3.128)


Conference: "ILASSA39—Latin America(s) at a Crossroads"

Thursday, February 28, 2019 • 9:30 AM

Benson Latin American Collection and other locations


Colloquium: "Myth, Ritual, and the Classic Period Maya Sweat Bath"

Monday, February 25, 2019 • 4:30 PM

DFA 2.204


Tinker Professor Talk: "Toward a Material Poetics in South American Colonial Visual Culture"

Monday, February 25, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Lozano Long Conference: "Journalism Under Siege: A Collective Reflection" (Day 2)

Friday, February 22, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor


Lozano Long Conference: "Journalism Under Siege: A Collective Reflection"

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 1:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor


Lecture: "Chico Mendes and Revolutionary Conservation in Amazonia: A Thirty-Year Retrospective"

Friday, February 15, 2019 • 4:00 PM

RLP 0.128 (Liberal Arts Building)


Brazil Center Lecture: "The Rise of Conservative Subjectivity in Brazil"

Thursday, February 14, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Garrison Hall (GAR) 4.100


Talk: "Vivir para, e de, la literatura"

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 • 4:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor


Forum: "Mexico's Human Rights and Governance Challenges in the AMLO Era"

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection, 2nd floor


Faculty Book Talk: "When Democracy Trumps Populism"

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Texas Union Building, Eastwoods Room



Lecture: "The New Central American Crisis: A Conversation with Sergio Ramírez and Luis Guillermo Solís"

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 • 4:30 PM

Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School of Public Affairs


Talk: "Estereotipos nacionales y entramados sociales: Charros, llaneros, gauchos, huasos"

Friday, January 25, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



  • Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

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