Events - Page 2
Seminar with Gabriel Quiroz, Felipe Zuluaga, both University of Antioquia, Colombia, Ana B. Chiquito, University of Bergen (UiB) and Alberto D. Cimandamore, CROP-ISSC/UiB.
Film portraying a group of Brazilian transgendered and transvestite people in São Paulo; and debate with introductions by Sara Alejandra Manzanares Monter and Arnd Schneider from Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo. The event forms part of Ethnographic Film Festival.
The pope’s Latin American background will be a central part of this seminar with Hans Egil Offerdal, Jane Skjoldli and Hans Geir Aasmundsen, all from the University of Bergen.
Seminar with Marylen Serna, spokeswoman for Congreso de Pueblos and Cumbre Agraria; organized by Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR).
Seminar with Nancy Postero from the University of California at San Diego — Unmasking the Bolivian State: Performance and Protest in the Struggle over the TIPNIS.
Comments by Norwegian researchers.
With Ben Ross Schneider, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Lars Mjøset, University of Oslo (UiO), and the authors: Benedicte Bull, SUM, UiO, Fulvio Castellacci, TIK, UiO and Yuri Kasahara, NIBR/UiO.
Latinamerikansk forening at the University of Oslo invites to the screening of this Brazilian comedy. See announcement.
Breakfast forum: Dr. Lara Côrtes, University of Bergen / Chr. Michelsen Institute and Torkjell Leira, University of Oslo, in conversation with Åse Gilje Østensen.
Seminar organized by the Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF). See announcement.
There are several invited guests and a large number of films from Latin America at this year’s Films from the South festival. See announcement.
Presentations and debate as the organization SAIH launches a campaign related to the Norwegian Government Pension Fund's investments in gold and coal in Latin America.
The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG) will arrange its yearly Latin America Week with numerous events.
Guest lecture by film director Christopher Murray from Universidad Católica de Chile. Murray visits Bergen for the film festival BIFF 2014.
Conference by D. José Miguel Cruz, Chile’s ambassador to Norway; organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.
Conference by Uruguayan journalist Guillermo Garat; organized by Asociación Uruguay-Noruega and Tverrfaglig arbeidsgruppe om narkotikaspørsmål.
At BIFF 2014 there will be eight films from Latin America. See the list of films.
Some of the directors/producers will be present.
Seminar on Uruguay’s cannabis legislation: lessons, expectations and possible implications for the global drug policy regime.
Speakers: Uruguayan journalist Guillermo Garat, who has studied and published extensively on drug policy in Uruguay; Professor Willy Pedersen and Senior Research Fellow Ole Jørgen Røgeberg.
The ESOP Public lecture of 2014 will be given by the prominent scholars Ruth Berins Collier and James Robinson, who both have extensive research experience from Latin America.
With Prof. Dr. Carlos Vladimir Zambrano, Universidad de Cádiz. Language: Spanish
Conference on Dominican-Haitian relations.
A conversation on the upcoming elections in Brazil, between Yuri Kasahara, Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR), Torkjell Leira, author of “Brasil – Kjempen våkner”, and Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo. Others to be confirmed. Language: Norwegian
See the announcement.
Seminar with Ivan Ormachea, President of ProDíalogo, Peru, based on the collaborative project "Social Conflict and Extractive Industries in Peru." Commentator: Stener Ekern, University of Oslo. Q&A will follow.
See the announcement.
Guest lecture with Prof. Karl Erik Schøllhammer, Pontifície Universidade Católica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Seminar with Øystein Schjetne, Golden Colombia. The seminar is part of the festival “No Siesta – Fiesta!”.
The Tiniest Place is a documentary about the survivors of the Salvadorian Civil War. It will be held a short introduction. Organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG). The film is in Spanish with English subtitles.