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Latin American, Caribbean, and Iberian Studies Program

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October 2021

“ESCAPE TO DESPECIALIZATION The shapes that art takes on the edges”

October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Alejandro Meitin About the presentation: In my presentation I will focus on certain transdisciplinary initiatives that integrate the artistic way of thinking and action in their constitution and development, analyzing some examples of which I…

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November 2021

Lecture: “Short Term Medical Missions to Central America”

November 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Douglas Dulli, MD, MS Presented by: Douglas Dulli, MD, MS About the speaker: I am a recently retired professor of Neurology and former director of the MEDiC Student-Run Free Clinic program. I have as an…

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Lecture: “Contemporary art and poetry and the colonial archive in Brazil | Arte y poesía contemporánea y el archivo colonial en Brasil” 

November 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Room 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, 53706 United States

Diana Klinger Presented by Tinker Visiting Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, Diana Klinger About the presentation:  In a moment marked by institutional crises and struggles over material and symbolic territories and meanings of the nation,…

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“The Sacrificial deaths of Peccary and Puma: A Pan-Andean Ethnographic Theme?”

November 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Frank Salomon Description of the talk: From the Ecuadorian Andes in the 1970s and in the Peruvian central Andes in the 2000's, a surprising unity appears in the sphere of ritual drama. In both places…

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“Ficciones endeudadas latinoamericanas: el poder mimético y ficcional de la deuda/Indebted Latin American Fictions: The Power of Debt” (presented in Spanish with interpretation provided)

November 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Room 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, 53706 United States

Karen Garcia Escorcia About the presentation: In this lecture, I will explore functions of debt as a literary motive in cultural productions from Mexico, Argentina, Chile, and Cuba. I will argue that debts are used…

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