LACIS Lunchtime Lecture Series – Fall 2020

Tuesdays, 12:30-1:30 p.m. - VIRTUAL
If you are interested in attending these weekly lectures, please pre-register for each individually through the links provided below. Thank you in advance!

Fall 2020:

September 15: “Women’s Voices. New Approaches to Mexico’s Human Rights Crisis” / Presented by Lucia Melgar, cultural critic and professor of literature and gender studies.

September 22: “Los Empenos de Una Casa” / Presented by Nuria Alkorta

September 29: Presented by Laura Anderson Barbata

October 6: Presented by Dominic Boyer

October 13: Presented by Bettina Cruz

October 20: Presented by German Palacio

October 27: TBA

November 3: TBA

November 10: “SUGAR MACHINE: Medical Technologies and Plantation Legacies in the Caribbean Diabetes Epidemic” / Presented by Amy Moran-Thomas, Associate Professor of Anthropology at MIT.

November 17: “Indigenous Philosophies of Wellbeing: Allin Kawsay/Buen Vivir in Peru and Mauri Ora in Aotearoa New Zealand” / Presented by Mariaelena Huambachano, Indigenous scholar and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Society and Community Studies at the School of Human Ecology, and Director of Biodiversity Protection and Indigeneity at UW-Madison.

December 1: TBA

December 8: TBA