CLAS Sponsored Events

CLAS Sponsored Events

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China-Latin America and the Caribbean


Monday January, 25 9:00AM
 

China-Latin America and the Carribbean: Infrastructure, Connectivity, and Everyday Life [DAY 1]

The conference is sponsored by the Asian Studies Center, the Center for Latin American Studies (University of Pittsburgh), and the Red Académica de América Latina y el Caribe sobre China (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México).

China-Latin America and the Caribbean


Tuesday January, 26 8:30AM
 

China-Latin America and the Carribbean: Infrastructure, Connectivity, and Everyday Life [DAY 2]

The conference is sponsored by the Asian Studies Center, the Center for Latin American Studies (University of Pittsburgh), and the Red Académica de América Latina y el Caribe sobre China (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México).

Transnational Dialogues in Afrolatinidad: Gender, Identity, and Health


Friday February, 5 1:00PM - 2:30PM
 

Join us for the second installment of the webinar series – Transnational Dialogues in Afrolatinidad – that seeks to expand transnational, transregional, and interdisciplinary exchange on contemporary and historical issues in Afro-Latin American and Afro-Latinx Studies. This webinar focuses on gender, race, identity, and health, particularly involving the experiences of Afro-Brazilians, Afro-Argentines, and U.S.-based Afro-Latinxs.

24th Latin American Social and Public Policy (LASPP) Conference


Thursday March, 25 6:00PM - 4:00PM
 

The Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) at the University of Pittsburgh welcomes faculty and students to the 24th Latin American Social and Public Policy (LASPP) Conference on March 25th, 26th, and 27th, 2020. At the conference, researchers can present their scholarly work related to social and public policy in Latin America.

40th Annual Latin American & Caribbean Festival


Saturday April, 10 3:00PM - 9:00PM
 

The Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh has celebrated Latin American and Caribbean cultures with a full-day festival on our Oakland campus since 1979. On Saturday, April 10, 2021, we will celebrate the 40th Annual Latin American & Caribbean Festival!

Global Issues Through Literature: The Distance Between Us by Reyna Grande


Thursday May, 20 5:00PM - 8:00PM
 

This reading group for educators explores literary texts from a global perspective. Content specialists present the work and its context, and together we brainstorm innovative pedagogical practices for incorporating the text and its themes into the curriculum. Sessions this year will take place virtually on Thursday evenings from 5-7:30 PM. Books and Act 48 credit are provided.

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