Argentina

2011 Feb 20

ARTS@DRCLAS-HFA Film Retrospective: The Southern Cross (El Cruz del Sur) - Introduction by Jorge Ruffinelli

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge

The Southern Cross (El Cruz del Sur), 1992
Directed by Patricio Guzmán, with introduction by Jorge Ruffinelli
Argentina, 75 min. Spanish w/English subtitle

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2011 Mar 10

Panel Discussion: Arts Education and Social Empowerment: The Case of ProyectArte

5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S-250, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

The Arts Education and Social Empowerment panel will bring together arts education leaders from Argentina and Boston to discuss the role of the arts in promoting youth empowerment and social agency. Cultural Agents director Professor Doris Sommer will join members of Harvard and Boston-based arts groups in a public conversation with the founder of ProyectArte, an innovative, social equality-oriented art school located in Buenos Aires and recent...

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2013 Mar 28

ARTS@DRCLAS/ RLL Screening: "La Forma Exacta de las Islas / The Exact Shape of the Islands" (Argentina, 2012)

6:00pm

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South, Concourse Level, 1730 Cambridge Street

“Men imagine many things, but above all they imagine islands”

A film by Daniel Casabé and Edgardo Dieleke (Argentina / 2012)

The Exact Shape of the Islands is a documentary shot in the remote Malvinas / Falkland islands, an almost unknown space, mainly remembered because of the 1982 war...

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2013 Oct 01

ARTS@DRCLAS Film Series: Cordero de Dios (Argentina)

5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium

The screening begins at 6pm, followed by a discussion with a Harvard moderator. Light food and refreshments will be served at 5:30pm.

Cordero de Dios
Director: Lucía Cedrón (Argentina, 2008, 92 min.)
Discussant: Marysa Navarro, Professor Emerita of History, Dartmouth College; DRCLAS Resident Scholar
Film in Spanish, NO SUBTITLES 
 

Co-sponsored by the Harvard Argentine Student Society...

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2014 Apr 24

Spanish Voices: Conversations with Andres Neuman

6:30pm

Location: 

BU Photonics Center, 8 St. Mary's Street, 9th Floor, Boston, MA

"European Voices"

Speakers: Andres Neuman, Argentinean writer, essayist, poet, and translator; Alicia Borinsky, Argentinean writer, poet and literary critic.

2014 Mar 27

Coctel - Presentación de Fundación RAP en Boston

6:45pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S-010 (Tsai Auditorium), 1730 Cambridge St.

Tenemos el agrado de invitar a la comunidad argentina en Boston a un cocktail de presentación de Fundación RAP el día jueves 27 de marzo en el marco del Segundo Simposio RAP en Harvard. El evento se desarrollará de Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South de Harvard University, desde las 18:45 hasta las 21:30 horas. 

Durante el mismo se realizará una breve presentación de los objetivos y actividades de la Fundación y tres políticos argentinos compartirán su experiencia en RAP y realizarán unas reflexiones iniciales sobre las...

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2014 Mar 31

Robert F. Kennedy Visiting Professor Lecture - The Region of Water: Culture, Infrastructure and Landscape in the Guaraní Region: an Ongoing Research Program

6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South S-216, 1730 Cambridge St.

Speaker: Graciela Silvestri, Harvard Graduate School of Design; Universidad Nacional La Plata in Argentina

The talk will present the major lines of an ongoing research project on a territory in South America, the Guaranì Region, a territory that in more than one sense can be defined as aquatic. The omnipresence of water in the region challenges our usual ways of thinking of the world, both culturally and technically.  

Reception to follow.

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2014 Apr 22

Andes Initiative: Crecer a Golpes: Latin America’s Struggle for Democracy in the Shadow of Powerful Men

Registration Closed5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium

Invited Speakers:Jon Lee Anderson, Martín Caparrós, Boris Muñoz & Diego Fonseca

Moderated by Kirsten Weld, Harvard University

Jon Lee Anderson is an American biographer, author, international investigative reporter, and staff writer for ...

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Andrew Spielman

Faculty Project: Tracking the West Nile

Tracking the West Nile

Harvard School of Public Health Professor Andrew Spelman is working to track the mosquitoes that carry the West Nile virus...

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Andrés Velasco

Faculty Project: Teleconference Series in Argentina
Faculty Project: Chile: el país que viene

Teleconference Series in Argentina

The DRCLAS Regional Office created a series of teleconference opportunities in 2003 for Argentine corporate,...

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John Coatsworth

Faculty Project: Bolivia, Chile, Peru: Exploring Opportunities for Multual Gain
Faculty Project: Teleconference Series in Argentina

Bolivia, Chile, Peru: Exploring Opportunities for Multual Gain

DRCLAS, with support from the Corporación Andina de Fomento, organized at Harvard...

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Sergio Rosenzweig

Faculty Project: TIM-1 Polymorphisms and the Severity of Hepatitis A Virus Infection (Argentina)

TIM-1 Polymorphisms and the Severity of Hepatitis A Virus Infection (Argentina)

The long term goal of this project is to understand the biology of...

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