Events - Page 8
A talk by social anthropologist Trond Heitmann, University College of Østfold, on everyday life and society in Brazil.
Photographic exhibition of the life and work of Eva Peron. Mrs Estela Barnes de Carlotto, President of The Grandmothers of “Plaza de Mayo", will be present as a Guest of Honour.
Open meeting with Cuban and international academics, organized with economic support from NorLARNet.
Two-days workshop in Tromsø, organized with economic support from NorLARNet.
The 8th Conference of the Nordic Latin American Research Network will take place in Helsinki, Finland, 11 – 13 June 2015. It will be hosted by the Faculty of Social Sciences & Department of Political and Economic Studies, University of Helsinki. See conference web site.
Seminar including presentations by Benjamin de Carvalho, Paulo Esteves, Eduarda Hamann, Liliana Jubilut and Torkjell Leira.
Breakfast seminar with presentation of report; one of the case studies is from Colombia. Organized by the Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre and Conciliation Resources.
Title of the thesis: “The Silences of Dispossession. The Dynamics of Agrarian Change and the Politics of Indigenous People in Chaco, Argentina”.
Lunch seminar with Silvia Hirsch, Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Buenos Aires.
The documentary will be commented by the director, Hernán Vilchez, and the main characters in the documentary, the Huichol shaman Don José Ramírez and his son Ernesto Ramírez.
Open meeting to discuss the current situation Cuba and the role of the labour movement. Introduction by Luis Manuel Castanedo Smith, General Secretary of CTC Havana. Organized by LO Oslo.
With Claudia García Pérez from ICAP and the youth organization of the Communist Party of Cuba, organized by Cubaforeningen and the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG). Language: English
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