Past Events

Wed
Nov 22
2017
no location, All Day
Fall term ends
Thu
Nov 2
2017
Top of the Hop, Hopkins Center for the Arts, 4:30pm-5:30pm
Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian art form that blends martial art, dance, improvisation, game, music, history and culture. Space is limited- Registration required.
Thu
Oct 26
2017
Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall), 3:00pm-6:00pm
A group of specialists examine the close relationship that some key figures of Spanish culture had with the US & México, particularly the field of architecture and the plastic arts
Sun
Oct 22
2017
Filene Auditorium, Moore Building, 4:00pm-6:00am
Director, Damián Sainz, will be hosting a Q&A after the screening of his film, Batería. The documentary is based in Havana, Cuba and centers a safe space for male homosexuality.
Wed
Oct 11
2017
Room 002, Rockefeller Center, 4:30pm-5:30pm
Eli Carter is an Asst Professor of Brazilian Literature, Film, and Television. His research focuses broadly on Brazilian Culture with an emphasis on television and popular culture.
Mon
Oct 9
2017
Room 002, Rockefeller Center, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Zimmerman’s presentation will focus on Chicago Latino art from the city’s “Latino cultural explosion”of the 1970s and on to new generations responding to crises in Latin America-
Mon
Oct 9
2017
Room 002, Rockefeller Center, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Bringing Aztlán and Borinquen to Chicago: Mexican and Puerto Rican Art in the City from 1968 to the Age of Trump
Mon
Sep 11
2017
no location, All Day
Fall term begins
Tue
Aug 29
2017
no location, All Day
Summer term ends
Wed
Aug 16
2017
Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall), 4:30pm-5:30pm
In a mixed-genre presentation, Rubén Martínez takes us on a journey through the borderlands, and as far south as Argentina and finds conflict in the human and nature realms.