Caribbean, Central and South America

Caribbean, Central and South America

Caribbean Feminisms on the Page IV

With Gloria Joseph and Naomi Jackson
Friday, March 24, 2016
6 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Caribbean Feminisms on the Page

Featuring Edwidge Danticat ’90 and Victoria Brown
Thursday, September 17, 2015
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Crossing Paths: 
The Diversity in Mexico-U.S. Migration

A lecture by Filiz Garip
Thursday, February 27, 2014
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Teaching & Writing Transnational Hispaniola: Haiti and the Dominican Republic

A lecture by Kaiama Glover and Maja Horn
Thursday, April 18, 2013
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Barnard professors Kaiama Glover and Maja Horn discuss the commonality and conflict between Haiti and the Dominican Republic—two nations that share over five centuries of interconnected history, and yet remain deeply divided.

 

Africa in Brazil? Samba, History, and the Allure and Challenge of Diaspora

A lecture by Marc Hertzman
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
6 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Marc Hertzman, assistant professor of Latin American and Iberian Cultures at Columbia University, examines the relationship between race and nation as seen through the fascinating history of samba.

Prof. Nara Milanich comments on Chile's Casa Nacional del Niño

History professor quoted in top Chilean newspaper on 250th anniversary of a child welfare institution in Santiago.

Color, Ethnic/Race Identity & Socioeconomic Status In Latin America

A lecture by Edward Telles
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Professor Edward Telles discusses the pitfalls of using census data to define ethnicity,  race and socioeconomic status in countries throughout Latin America.