Wednesday, April 04, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm
Anna Nogar • Enrique Lamadrid • Amy Córdova
Join us for a presentation with Dr. Anna Nogar, Dr. Enrique Lamadrid, and Amy Córdova as they share the process behind creating Sisters in Blue/Hermanas de azul: Sor María de Ágreda Comes to New Mexico/ Sor María de Ágreda viene a Nuevo México, a bilingual children's book that weaves together New Mexican history, legend, and place.
Thursday, April 05, 2018 | 03:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Join the UNM Spanish as a Heritage Language student organization, Resolanas, as they welcome journalist Simón Romero.
Friday, April 06, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:30 pm
Dr. Lisa A. Flores
University of Colorado Boulder
Join the Department of Communications & Journalism for a presentation with Dr. Lisa A. Flores, Associate Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Colorado Boulder, as she discusses gender, race, and violence in the politics of war.
Saturday, April 07, 2018 | 10:30 am - 03:00 pm
Join the Recuerda a César Chávez Committee for their 25th Annual Marcha de Justicia and fiesta honoring the life and legacy of Chávez and farm workers.
Monday, April 09, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm
Dr. Javier Osorio
University of Arizona
Join us for a presentation with Dr. Javier Osorio, an Assistant Professor in the School of Government and Public Policy at the University of Arizona, as he discusses multi-actor conflict and violence in Colombia.
Monday, April 09, 2018 | 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Join the UNM Latin American & Iberian Institute for our casual Vamos a Leer book group, a space dedicated to teachers discussing authentic and engaging Latinx literature for elementary, middle and high school classrooms. Each month we share curriculum, raffle a free copy of next month’s title, discuss Latinx culture and literary themes, and enjoy a pint.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 | 06:00 pm - 07:30 pm
Isabel Quintero • Zeke Peña
Join us for a special evening with author Isabel Quintero and illustrator Zeke Peña as they discuss their newest collaboration, the amazing graphic novel, Photographic: The Life of Graciela Iturbide.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Patricia Hidalgo • Esther Cruz Marantos
Join us for a week of community building with two Son Jarocho musicians from Veracruz Mexico, Patricio Hidalgo and Esther Cruz Marantos. As keepers and experts of AfroMexican folk music, they will be sharing historical knowledge of Son Jarocho and host zapeatedo (dance), lyric writing and jarana workshops. This fabulous week is open to anyone that is interested in learning about the Afro Influences in Son Jarocho and a great opportunity to learn how to play an instrument.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 | 05:00 pm - 06:30 pm
Adelina García • Wari Zárate • and Rosalía Tineo
Meet Peruvian artists and activists Adelina García, Wari Zaraté, and Rosalia Tineo whose work is at the forefront of the fight for truth, justice, and reconciliation in the wake of the 20 year internal armed conflict with the Shining Path that claimed the lives of nearly 70,000 Peruvians between 1980 and 2000. Using their traditional folk arts of Ayacucho, they give testimony to the stories of individuals and communities who endured violence. The discussion will take place in Spanish with English interpretation.
Thursday, April 12, 2018 | 02:00 pm - 03:30 pm
Carmen Morales Moreno
Join us for a presentation in the Spring 2018 Musicology Colloquium and Music of the Americas Concert Series as pianist Carmen Morales presents on Spanish women sound artists.
Friday, April 13, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:30 pm
Join us for an afternoon with our LAII PhD Fellows, doctoral students from around campus whose work relates to Latin America, as they discuss their ongoing research.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 | 03:00 pm - 04:00 pm
UNM Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Join the UNM and CNM Latin American Studies programs for a presentation in their Spring 2018 LAS Lecture Series as graduate student Diego Bustos shares his research on looking at the rise of the Latin American new middle class.
Thursday, April 19, 2018 | 04:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Mario A. Murillo
Join us for a presentation with Professor Murillo of Hostra University as he addresses questions regarding political participation in "post-conflict" Colombia.
Monday, April 23, 2018 | 08:00 am - 08:00 pm
To commemorate the “International Day of the Book” and the “Day of the Spanish Language” on April 23rd, Instituto Cervantes Albuquerque organizes a week of events in collaboration with the National Hispanic Cultural Center, the Spanish Resource Center, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, the UNM Latin American and Iberian Institute, and the Consulate of Mexico.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 | 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Join us for "Writing Resistance," a mini-symposium focused on the theme of writing resistance and featuring Brazilian author and 2016 recipient of the prestigious Prêmio Jabuti award Natalia Borges Polesso and literary and cultural critic Leonardo Tonus.
Thursday, April 26, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm
Graciela Angeles - Ricardo Pico - William Scanlan, III - Clayton Szczech
Join us for a panel presentation with invited speakers who represent a range of organizations producing craft spirits in Mexico.