Events - Page 6
With Iván Sandino, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua. Language: Spanish
The African Cultural Institute (CAK) in Oslo will arrange a series of events – lectures, exhibition, concerts, films etc – focusing on African descendants in Uruguay, Argentina, Peru, Mexico and Venezuela.
An "Open door" arrangement organized by the publisher Cappelen Damm, with author and social anthropologist Jennifer Clement, Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo, Anders Heger (Norwegian PEN)and Eduardo Mendoza.
Catalina Smulovitz, Universidad Torcuato di Tella, Argentina, in conversation with Andrea Castagnola, University of Bergen, about access to justice in Argentina.
Lecture by Miguel Ángel Quesada Pacheco, University of Bergen; organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.
Conversation with Mexican activists and family members of the 43 students who disappeared in September 2014, moderated by Mariel Aguilar-Stølen, University of Oslo, and organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG). Language: Norwegian, with interpretation from Spanish
Seminar with José Bell Lara, FLACSO – Cuba, and Norwegian Cuba researchers. See announcement.
Seminar with Monica Herz, Professor at the Pontifical Catholic University (PUC) of Rio de Janeiro; organized by the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO).
Meeting with Jose Bell Lara, professor in Sociology at FLACSO – Cuba. ; organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG). Language: Spanish with interpretation to Norwegian
Panel debate with some of the most outstanding experts on Latin American international relations.
Conversation with Clifton Ross, co-editor of the book "Until the rulers obey - Voices from Latin American Social Movements”; organized by The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
Lecture by Chargé d’Affaires Álvaro Sandoval Bernal, Colmbia's embassy in Norway; organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.
Open seminar with Jon Askeland, University of Bergen. Introduction and discussion in Spanish.
This event forms part of the film seminar series Cine biográfico latinoamericano.
Department seminar at the Dept of Social Anthropology, University of Bergen, with Professor Penelope Harvey, University of Manchester, drawing on an ethnographic study in the Cusco region of Peru.
Lunch seminar with Dr. Leopoldo González Aguayo, School of Political and Social Sciences, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). Language: Spanish
See the web site for the festival, to take place at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås.
Welcome to a national gathering of master students focusing on Latin America! See announcement.
Title of the thesis: “The Rise of Pentecostal Power: Exploring the politics of Pentecostal growth in Nigeria and Guatemala”.
Interdisciplinary conference about futurity in everyday life, art and politics in contemporary Brazil. See conference web site.
Seminar organized by the Latin American Association (LAF) at the Universiy of Oslo, with Mariel Cristina Aguilar Støen, University of Oslo (UiO); John Andrew McNeish, Norwegian University of Life Sciences; Tor Opsvik, UiO; and Karen Contreras Lisperguer, LAF.
Seminar with the participation of Associate Professor Aníbal Pérez-Liñán, University of Pittsburgh, author of “Presidential Impeachment and the New Political Instability in Latin America” (2007).
Panel debate with Sarah Radcliffe, University of Cambridge; Lirio Gutierrez Rivera, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Medellín; Sérgio Costa, desigualdades.net, Freie Universität Berlin; and Sian Lazar, University of Cambridge. The panel debate is related to a research seminar economically supported by NorLARNet.
Screening of the documentary “The Missing 43: Mexico's Disappeared Students” and panel debate with Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo; Daniel Garcia Rico, Mexican student activist from Awareness Mexico-Norway group; and a representative from the Mexican embassy in Oslo. Organized by Norwegian Students’ and Academics’ International Assistance Fund.