Art, Film, & Culture

2020 Nov 12

DRCLAS Film Series: ZURITA, VERÁS NO VER by Alejandra Carmona

6:00pm to 7:00pm


This event is virtual and will be held in Spanish.  To register click here.

Speakers: Raúl Zurita, Poet, DRCLAS RFK Visiting Scholar 2015-2016; Alejandra Carmona Cannobbio, Filmmaker
Moderated by: Rodrigo del Río, PhD Candidate in Romance Languages and Literatures

A conversation with poet Raul Zurita and filmmaker Alejandra Carmona on the...

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2020 Oct 01

In-House Open House

6:00pm


This event is virtual, to register click here.

Join us as we welcome our new faculty director, Steven Levitsky!

Professor Levitsky will be joined by Marcia Castro, co-chair of the Brazil Studies Program and Alejandro de la Fuente, chair of the Cuba Studies Program to discuss ongoing and upcoming initiatives in three priority areas for 2020-21: challenges to democracy, the impact...

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2020 Sep 17

DRCLAS Film Series: Ficción Privada (2020) by Andrés Di Tella

6:00pm to 7:00pm


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Speaker: Andrés Di Tella, Filmmaker
Moderated by: Ignacio Azcueta, PhD Candidate in Romance Languages and Literatures

A conversation with filmmaker Andrés Di Tella on his latest feature-length film, Ficción Privada (2020). The movie will be offered for free through streaming one day before the event to pre-registered participants. This...

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2020 Sep 22

Populist Coalitions in Latin America

12:00pm to 1:20pm


This event is part of a virtual series. To view the recording, click here.

Speaker: Rodrigo Barrenechea, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University
Discussants: Thea Riofrancos, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Providence College; Aaron Watanabe, PhD Candidate in Government, Harvard University
...

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2020 Jul 30

-NESS Talks: Landscape as Urbanism in the Americas

4:00pm to 6:00pm

This event is virtual. E-mail hello@nessmagazine.com for the zoom link.

Keynote: Charles Waldheim, Director, Office for Urbanization, Harvard Graduate School of Design

Moderators: Mercedes Peralta, Office for Urbanization, Harvard University; Jeanette Sordi, Universidad Adolfo Ibañez and New York Institute of Technology; Florencia Rodriguez, Editorial Director and Co-founder, Lots of Architecture-publishers

Join us for the online launch of NESS....

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Diana Sorensen

Diana Sorensen

JAMES F. ROTHENBERG PROFESSOR OF ROMANCE LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES AND OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE
CO-CHAIR, ARTS FACULTY COMMITTEE

Diana Sorensen is James F. Rothenberg Professor of Romance Languages & Literatures and of Comparative Literature.  Before joining the Harvard...

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Bruno Carvalho

Bruno Carvalho

PROFESSOR, ROMANCE LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES; AFFILIATED PROFESSOR IN AFRICAN AND AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES; AFFILIATED PROFESSOR IN URBAN PLANNING AND DESIGN, GRADUATE SCHOOL OF DESIGN
CO-CHAIR, BRAZIL STUDIES PROGRAM FACULTY COMMITTEE

Bruno Carvalho works on cities as lived and imagined spaces. He studies relationships between cultural practices and urbanization, specializing on Brazil...

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2018 Apr 17

Film Screening & Discussion: Rush Hour

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium (S010), 1730 Cambridge Street

Panelists:

  • Diane Davis, Charles Dyer Norton Professor of Regional Planning and Urbanism; Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design, GSD

  • Luciana Kaplan, Director

  • Onésimo Flores, Founder, Jetty

A feature documentary about the odyssey involved in commuting to and from work in three large contemporary cities: Los Angeles, Istanbul and Mexico City. Rush Hour is an intimate approach to the personal stories of three commuters who spend hours of their lives going...

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