Virtual

2021 Feb 10

Urban Power: Democracy and Inequality in São Paulo and Johannesburg

12:00pm to 1:20pm

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Speaker: Ben Bradlow, Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program, Harvard University
Moderator: Bruno Carvalho, Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and African and African American Studies
Discussant: Alisha Holland, Associate Professor of Government, Harvard University

The divergent trajectories of São Paulo...

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2021 Feb 02

Book Panel on Ascent to Glory: How One Hundred Years of Solitude Was Written and Became a Global Classic by Álvaro Santana-Acuña

12:00pm

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Speaker: Álvaro Santana-Acuña, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Whitman College
Chair: Michèle Lamont, Weatherhead Center Director; Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies; Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Departments of Sociology and African and African American Studies, Harvard University
Commentators: Gisèle Sapiro, Professor...

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2021 Jan 13

Power, Democracy and Social Change

5:00pm to 6:00pm


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Speakers: Julie Battilana, Joseph C. Wilson Professor of Business Administration in the Organizational Behavior unit at Harvard Business School and the Alan L. Gleitsman Professor of Social Innovation at Harvard Kennedy School; founder and faculty chair of the Social Innovation and Change Initiative; Marshall Ganz, Rita E....

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2020 Dec 17

Anti-Migrant Militarization & Pro-Migrant Movements along the Northern and Southern Mexican Borders

2:00pm to 3:00pm


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Join us for an important discussion about xenophobia and activism along the Northern and Southern Mexican borders. To what extent has the Mexican state perpetuated xenophobic policies towards Central American and Haitian refugees? What roles does the Mexican state play along the northern border in conjunction with CBP? And, more importantly, what are groups doing about it? In this discussion, we'll hear from Krys Méndez Ramriez, a...

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2020 Dec 14

Screening & Discussion: Las Madres de Berks

6:00pm


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Speaker: Michelle Angela Ortiz, Film Director

Join us on Monday, December 14 at 6 PM EST for a screening of moving documentary about 4 Central American mothers who were detained with their children. After the documentary, we would like to engage in a conversation about art, activism, and the film with the director, Michelle Angela Ortiz. This event is organized in honor of International Migrants...

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2020 Dec 09

Ecological Urbanism 2020 - Colaborar

9:30am to 11:00am


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Speakers: Mohsen Mostafavi, Alexander and Victoria Wiley Professor of Design and Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor; Gareth Doherty, Director of the Master in Landscape Architecture Program, Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture (GSD); Marina Correia, Professor at FAU-UFRJ. Guests: Angelo Bucci, Guilherme...

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2020 Dec 02

Reimagining the Mexico-US Migration Corridor

5:00pm to 6:00pm

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Speakers: Tatiana Bilbao, Founder and Director, Tatiana Bilbao Estudio; Carolina Sepúlveda, Chilean architect & researcher, MDes ADPD '20
Presented by: Diane E. Davis, Charles Dyer Norton Professor of Regional Planning and Urbanism, Harvard University; Moderated by: Malkit Shoshan, Design, and the Public Domain Area Head,...

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2020 Dec 08

ReVista: All Things Chocolate

3:00pm to 5:30pm


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The launching of the Fall issue of ReVista on Chocolate features a fun-filled and informative afternoon with panels on chocolate, a tour of a chocolate museum in Mexico and a virtual chocolate tasting.

Panel 1 - 3-3:45pm
Chocolate, social justice, and labor

Moderator: Carla Martin, Harvard University
Katie Sampeck, Illinois, State University, former...

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2020 Nov 19

¿Hubo un golpe de Estado en Perú?

6:00pm to 7:15pm


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Oradores: Rosa María Palacios, Abogada y periodista; Alberto Vergara, Profesor del Departamento Académico de Ciencias Sociales y Políticas de la Universidad del Pacífico e investigador del CIUP; Daniel Olivares, Miembro del Congreso del Partido Morado por Lima Metropolitana (2020-2021); Paula Muñoz, Profesora asociada del Departamento Académico de Ciencias Sociales y Políticas de la Universidad...

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2020 Nov 16

Ciudadanía Digital, Acercando posiciones entre jóvenes y adultos

8:00am to 10:30am


This virtual event will be held at 8am ET in Spanish with simultaneous English translation. To register, click here.

Speakers: Sonia Livingstone, Profesora en el Departamento de Medios y Comunicaciones de London School of Economics and Political Science; Andrés Lombana Bermúdez, Profesor Asistente en la Universidad Javeriana y Faculty Associate...

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2020 Nov 18

Vanishing Foods of the Americas: Coffee, Chocolate, and Quinoa

6:00pm to 7:00pm


This virtual event is part of the Food Security in the Americas Series. To watch the recording, click here.

Stuart McCook, Professor of History, University of Guelph
Coffee is Not Forever

Ana Rita García Lascuráin, Founder and Director, Museo del Chocolate
Chocolate: Biodiversity and Developing/Rebuilding Community 

Marygold Walsh-Dilley...

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