Caribbean, Central and South America

Caribbean, Central and South America

Alturas Duo: An Evening of South American Choral Music

with the Barnard-Columbia Chorus
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
8 PM
Church of the Ascension, 221 West 107th Street

A Language Grows Up

Professor Ann Senghas's research and teaching on Nicaraguan sign language explore an evolving method of communication.

International Women's Day 2014

In honor of International Women's Day 2014, a look back at recent conversations and events on international issues.

Hunting Season: Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town

A lecture with Mirta Ojito
Monday, March 3, 2014
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Alturas Duo: South American Folkloric Music

Lecture and recital
Friday, February 21, 2014
7 PM
405 Milbank Hall

Join the Barnard music program in welcoming Alturas Duo for a rare performance of South American folkloric music. 

The Chinese in Cuba: From Bondage to Transnational Citizenship

A lecture by Kathleen López
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Kathleen López, assistant professor in the department of Latino and Hispanic Caribbean studies at Rutgers University, examines the discrimination Chinese migrants faced in Cuba in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. 

Democracy & Immigration Policy in the U.S., Canada, & Latin America

A lecture by David Cook-Martín
Thursday, November 7, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Forum on Migration welcomes David Cook-Martin for an exploration of the relationship between racism and political liberalism in the Americas.

Fighting Someone Else's Wars? Irish Mercenaries, Soldiers, and Adventurers in the New World, 1776-1865

A lecture by José Shane Brownrigg-Gleeson
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

José Shane Brownrigg-Gleeson considers how Irish loyalties to North and South American countries shaped their shifting identities and transformed the ethno-national images of Irish in the new world.