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

LLILAS Benson Events Archive

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Lecture: "Alejandro Solalinde on the Migrants' Path"

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 • 5:00 PM

Texas Union Building (UNB) 3.502, Santa Rita Suite


Austin Lecture on Contemporary Mexico: "El Camino del Migrante / The Migrants’ Path"

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 • 5:00 PM

Santa Rita Suite, Texas Union 3.502


Lecture: "The Hidden Patterns of Latin American Baroque Art"

Thursday, November 9, 2017 • 12:00 PM

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


LLILAS Faculty Book Presentation: "Cuba’s Revolutionary World"

Friday, November 3, 2017 • 12:00 PM

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


Lecture: “Globalization and Mental Health”

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 • 1:30 PM

Cissy McDaniel Parker Dean’s Conference Room, SZB 238


Lecture: "Art and Death in the Colonial Andes”

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art, Capitol Room, Smith Bldg 2.118


RESCHEDULED: "Deudos / Death Debt: The Art of Eduardo Lalo"

Thursday, October 19, 2017 • 4:00 PM

2nd Floor Gallery, Benson Latin American Collection


Artist Talk: "Susana Beibe, Buscando las Cenizas del Holocausto"

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 • 12:00 PM

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


Foro Urgente: "Unnatural Disaster: Puerto Rico and the Caribbean after Hurricanes Irma and Maria"

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 • 4:00 PM

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


Lecture: "Mexican Anti-Americanism: Past, Present, and the 2018 Election”

Friday, October 13, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Book Presentation: "The Heart of the Mission: Latino Art and Politics in San Francisco"

Thursday, October 12, 2017 • 6:00 PM

CLAVIS, ART 3.434A



New Faculty Talk: "Ruptures in Brazilian Postwar Abstract Art"

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Special Event: "Disaster Relief Mapathon"

Friday, October 6, 2017 • 11:00 AM

Perry-Castañeda Library (PCL) Learning Lab 4


Lecture: "Climate Change Denial: Why History Matters"

Thursday, October 5, 2017 • 3:30 PM

GAR 4.100


Tinker Visiting Professor Lecture: "The Human Rights of Migrants"

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 • 12:00 PM

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


Panel Discussion: "DACA: Past, Present, and Future"

Monday, October 2, 2017 • 3:00 PM

GAR 4.100


New Faculty Talk: "A Revolution Flavored with Red Wine and Empanadas: Chile’s Popular Unity and the Politics of Food"

Friday, September 29, 2017 • 12:00 PM

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


Conference: "Trump’s Populism: Lessons from Latin America and Europe"

Friday, September 22, 2017 • 9:00 AM

BAT 5.108


POSTPOSTED: "Deudos / Death Debt: The Art of Eduardo Lalo"

Thursday, September 21, 2017 • 4:00 PM

2nd Floor Gallery, Benson Latin American Collection


Foro Urgente: "Mexican Journalists Confront Violence against the Press"

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 • 4:00 PM

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


Digitial Scholarship Workshop: "Mapping Images of Mexico's 1910 Centenario"

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Learning Lab 3, Perry-Castañeda Library (PCL)


Symposium: “Reading the First Books: Colonial Documents in the Digital Age”

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 • 9:00 AM

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


Panel: “Challenges for Central American Refugees in the U.S. and Mexico”

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Sheffield-Massey Room, TNH 2.111


Brazil Center Lecture: "Cultural Memory and Identity Narratives in the Lusophone Blogosphere"

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Workshop: "Portuguese for Spanish Speakers"

Saturday, May 6, 2017 • 9:30 AM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313



Forum: “When Walls Become Bridges: Trade and Migration Along the Texas–Mexico Border”

Thursday, April 27, 2017 • 4:00 PM

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


Teacher Workshop: “Demystifying Trade Talk: Sorting Fact from Fiction in the Politics of Free Trade”

Saturday, April 22, 2017 • 9:30 AM

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


Lecture: "An Artist Talk with Jorge Téllez"

Thursday, April 20, 2017 • 6:30 PM

Auditorium, Blanton Museum of Art


Faculty Book Presentation: "Theorizing Race in the Americas"

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 • 12:00 PM

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


Celebration: “¡A Viva Voz! Quinceañera Edition”

Thursday, April 13, 2017 • 7:00 PM

Main Reading Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1


Film Screening: “Menino 23 / Boy 23”

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 • 6:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302


Workshop: “Mapping the Migration of 16th-Century Friars with Carto"

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.404


Lecture: “Hidden Fibers: Textile Art in the Spanish American Church, 1540–1800”

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Dell Classroom, EAS 2.112


Lecture: "Analyzing Ancient West Mexican Ceramic Figures"

Friday, April 7, 2017 • 4:00 PM

DFA 2.204


Lecture: "The Uses of Jewishness in Late-Colonial Cuba”

Friday, April 7, 2017 • 12:00 PM

CLA 2.402


Lecture: “Can Latin Americans Be Imperialists, Too?”

Thursday, April 6, 2017 • 4:00 PM

BEN 2.104


Lecture: “The Judaification of Catholic Culture in the Global Spanish Monarchy”

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Schusterman Center, CLA 2.402


Exhibition Opening: "Globalocation — Artnauts Collective Celebrates 20 Years"

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 • 4:00 PM

2nd Floor Gallery, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1




Conference: "Global Professional Training – Mexico"

Saturday, March 25, 2017 • 11:00 AM

Texas Union Quadrangle Room, UNB 3.304



Digital Workshop: "Sharing and Publishing Research Data – Finding a 'Forever Home' for Your Work"

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 • 12:00 PM

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




Argentine Studies Lecture: "¡Destape! Sex, Democracy, and Freedom in Argentina”

Monday, February 27, 2017 • 4:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Film Screening: “Sunú, a Documentary on the Future of Corn”

Thursday, February 23, 2017 • 4:30 PM

Harry Ransom Center, Prothro Theater


Foro Urgente: "Trump, Mexico, and the Border"

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 • 4:30 PM

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


Faculty Book Presentation: "Freedom from Work: Embracing Financial Self-Help in the United States and Argentina"

Monday, February 13, 2017 • 12:00 PM

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


Book Talk: "The Seven Keys to Communicating in Brazil"

Thursday, February 9, 2017 • 4:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313


Workshop: "Scraping and Transforming Research Data: The Case of Peña Nieto’s Tweets"

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Perry-Castañeda Library (PCL) Data Lab


Information Session: "Summer Study Abroad in Brazil"

Monday, January 30, 2017 • 12:00 PM

GWB 1.130


Information Session: "Summer Study Abroad in Brazil"

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 • 5:00 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