Latin American Studies at UNM


Top 10
Latin American library collections nationwide
100+
affiliated faculty at UNM
200+
LAS courses each year
75%
of LAS students receive funding

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Upcoming Events




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Monday, January 25, 2021 | 03:30 pm

O cinema brasileiro: uma narrativa

Dr. Freire will provide an overview of Brazilian cinema production in the context of the historically important periods that Brazilian filmmakers address. The talk will be delivered in Portuguese.



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Thursday, January 28, 2021 | 02:00 pm

Field Research Grant Information Session

The LAII FIELD RESEARCH GRANT provides graduate or professional students the opportunity to conduct preliminary research in Latin America for their degree projects, as well as faculty the opportunity to begin fieldwork on new projects or add a comparative dimension to previous research. Restrictions apply. Applications are due Friday, March 12, 2021.




Thursday, January 28, 2021 | 02:00 pm

North American Language Assistant Program Info Session

Do you want to go to Spain for a school year as a language assistant? Attend this info session to learn more!