Art, Film, & Culture

2017 Oct 19

Concert: Ancestral Memories

8:00pm

Location: 

Oberon Theater, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge

Ancestral Memories

With grant support from the French-American Jazz Exchange Program, Cuban-American saxophonist/percussionist/composer Yosvany Terry and French pianist Baptiste Trotignon present a unique and exciting program inspired by the rich and diverse musical traditions that emerged from...

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2017 Oct 05

Arts and Sciences Workshop: "The Future that Finally Arrived: Latin American Literature and the Global Contemporary"

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S250, 1730 Cambridge Street

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Speaker: Emilio Sauri, Associate Professor of English College of Liberal Arts,  Director Concentration in Transnational and Multiethnic Literatures, UMass Boston

Moderator: Mariano Siskind, Professor Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard...

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2017 Oct 01

Looking Out for the Queer in Latin American Film / BLIFF 2017: I Dream In Another Language

6:00pm

Location: 

West Village F Room 020 at Northeastern University

I Dream in Another Language  (Narrative, 101 mins)

Ernesto Contreras Mexico/Netherlands 2016

Co-presented by the Independent Film Festival of Boston and in collaboration with the ARTS@DRCLAS Series Looking Out for the Queer in Latin American Film and Video Art (Fall 2017 – Spring 2018) A young linguist travels to the jungle of Mexico to research a language on the verge of disappearing. Once there he discoverers its last two speakers clashed 50 years ago and have refused to speak to each other since. Attempting...

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2017 Sep 30

DRCLAS/BLIFF Film Screening: Tempestad

6:15pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

West Village F Room 020 at Northeastern University

Tempestad Documentary 104 mins Tatiana Huezo México 2017

Co-presented by Intercultural Productions and The Global Cinema Film Festival of Boston

Tickets must be purchased through the BLIFF Eventbrite page.

Two women their voices echoing over the landscape and highways of Mexico from north to south as they tell how official corruption and injustice allowed violence to take control of their lives desires and dreams. An emotional and evocative journey steeped not only in loss and pain but also in love dignity and resistance. Official Selection 66th Berlin...

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2017 Sep 28

Looking Out for the Queer in Latin American Film / BLIFF 2017: Chavela

7:00pm

Location: 

Bright Family Screening Room at the Emerson Paramount Center

Boston Latino International Film Festival 2017 presents: 

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Documentary, 92 mins, Catherine Gund & Daresha Kyi, USA, 2017

Co-presented by Bright Lights Series at Emerson College, the Wicked Queer Festival and the Independent Film Festival of Boston; also, in collaboration...

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2017 Sep 29

Boston Latino International Film Festival

3:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

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

DRCLAS is pleased to co-sponsor several screenings of the 2017 Boston Latino International Film Festival (BLIFF). In its 15th year, the festival remains committed to its mission of "using the power of film to break stereotypes bring cultures and communities together and reveal the complex issues that affect the Latino community in the United States and Latin America."

The 2017 programming is aligned with this mission and expands the festival’s scope. “This year in addition to showcasing films by submission BLIFF will also include many award-winning feature-length films never...

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2017 Sep 19

GLAM Concert Series* presents FONEMA CONSORT

8:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Music Department, Paine Hall

Free and open to the public

*A newly created collaboration between the Harvard Music Department and the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS), the GLAM (Group for Latin American Musics) Concert Series is designed around the promotion of Latin American music on the Harvard campus and broader Boston community through an annual concert and associated master class. GLAM is an initiative of Harvard’s Music Department graduate students Daniel Walden, Julio Zúñiga, Diane Adamek Oliva, and Felipe Ledesma Núñez, under the mentorship of Carol Oja...

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2019 Feb 20

Movie screening: "La Sala Enseña" de Enseña Chile

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Askwith Hall, Longfellow, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge

Después del documental conversaremos con Tomás Recart (Director Ejecutivo de Enseña Chile) y Franco Mosso (Director Ejecutivo de Enseña Perú) sobre cómo las salas de clases impactan la vida de los alumnos en distintos contextos latinoamericanos.

2017 Oct 10

Seminario “Enfoques Ecológicos Para La Planificación Territorial”

11:00am to 1:10pm

Location: 

Pontificia Universidad Católica, Campus Lo Contador, Santiago, Chile

 

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La instancia, se dividirá en cuatro bloques donde se expondrán proyectos e investigaciones relacionadas con la planificación territorial, enfocada en una aproximación sustentable, ecológica, del espacio periurbano y de las áreas verdes.

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2019 Apr 30

Arts and Science Workshop Series: The Archive of the Iberian Slave Trade: Death, Value and Historical Ethics

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S250, 1730 Cambridge Street

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Speaker: Anna More, Professor, Universidade de Brasília

Moderator: Mariano Siskind, Professor, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures

The sixteenth- and seventeenth-century slave trade was predominantly Iberian, with the Portuguese controlling much of...

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2019 Apr 25

A Conversation on Poetry and Gender with Angélica Freitas and Glória Sofia

12:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S216, 1730 Cambridge Street

Freitas & MonteiroAngélica Freitas (Pelotas, Brazil, 1973) is the author of two books of poetry, Rilke shake (Phoneme Press), translated by Hilary Kaplan and winner of the Best Translated Book Award and of the National Translation Award in 2016, and Um útero é do tamanho de um punho...

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