Arts and Humanities

2018 Feb 02

HUMAS and MC present The Mexico Conference 2018: The Path(s) Forward

Fri - Sat, Feb 2 to Feb 3, 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Graduate School of Education (13 Appian Way) and Harvard John F. Kennedy School of Government (79 JFK St)

This conference, organized by Harvard students, aims to promote debate around the path forward for Mexico over the coming 20 years for the country to become one of the 21st century's success stories.

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The 2018 Conference will address the...

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2017 Nov 13

Vazante Film Screening

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

Film screening of Vazante (2017) with director Daniela Thomas.

A critically acclaimed tragedy set in early 19th century colonial Brazil.

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2017 Nov 14

Art [...] Architecture: Latin GSD & Women in Design present Ingrid Moye, Daniela Rivera, and Cazú Zegers

6:30pm

Location: 

Piper Auditorium, Harvard Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA
Art [...] Architecture is part of the Latin.A series, a collaboration between Women in Design and Latin GSD, and a joint effort with A.Chronology and the FortyK Gallery at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. ...
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IsabelAllende

Isabel Allende Speaks at the Sanctuary Theatre

November 7, 2017

 

Isabel Allende is a Latin American writer who has become a household name in the United States,” began Erin Goodman, Associate Director of Academic Programs at the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS), as she introduced the famous novelist before a crowd of more than 270 fans at the Sanctuary Theatre in Harvard Square this past Saturday evening. The Chilean-American author engaged in a candid conversation with Goodman and with Diana Sorensen, James F. Rothenberg Professor of Romance Languages...

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Danny Gonzalez Lucena 10/23

The Harvard Cubans Documentary Premiere Shares Untold Story of US-Cuba Relations with a Harvard Twist

November 2, 2017

By Julia Cohn '15

The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS) hosted the world premiere of the documentary Los Cubanos de Harvard (The Harvard Cubans) last Monday, October 23, during the inaugural Worldwide Week at Harvard (October 22-28, 2017). The 72-minute film was directed by Cuban journalist Danny González Lucena and produced by the Cuba Studies Program at DRCLAS...

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Worldwide Week at Harvard

October 20, 2017

 

Throughout the week of October 22-28, 2017, Harvard University will host a series of events covering a range of themes that are united in their larger goal of exploring global impact. The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies would like to call special attention to two events: a premiere screening and Q&A with the director of a film titled Los cubanos de Harvard (The Harvard Cubans), and a panel featuring Harvard University President Drew Faust titled "The Future of Cities."

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2017 Nov 12

HHI: Hurricane Relief Concert

6:30pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Club Oberon, 2 Arrow St., Cambridge, MA

The Harvard Humanitarian Initiative is organizing a benefit concert on Sunday, November 12 to raise funds for organizations providing humanitarian relief for communities affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma & Maria. The concert is co-sponsored by the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, and the Texas Club of Harvard College.

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2017 Oct 19

Harvard Kennedy School: Understanding Puerto Rico’s Past & Present Relationship to the United States

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

79 John F. Kennedy Street, Cambridge, MA. Littauer L-324 Fainsod Room

Speaker: Pedro Reina Pérez, Director of the Harvard Puerto Rico Institute; Former Wilbur Marvin Visiting Scholar at DRCLAS

Pedro Reina Pérez is an award-winning historian and journalist specializing in contemporary Spanish Caribbean history and is the director of the Harvard Puerto Rico...

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2017 Oct 19

Concert: Ancestral Memories

8:00pm

Location: 

Oberon Theater, 2 Arrow St., Cambridge, MA

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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