Events - Page 8
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.
With Paul Freston. More information to be announced.
A series of events during March 2015, organized by the Embassies of Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico and Venezuela; promoting the language, literature and culture of the Spanish speaking countries.
Panel debate organized by The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG). See announcement.
With Prof. Carmen Chavarría Úbeda, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua. Language: Spanish
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.
Dr. Anabel Marin is visiting the Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture, University of Oslo to talk about how natural resources can be advantageous. She will hold a seminar that covers how to create new directions for innovation in seeds in Argentina and Brazil.
The Norwegian documentary “Fra sverd til plogskjær” will have its first release at the film festival «Human Rights Human Wrongs 2015”, followed by a debate on the peace process in Colombia with Rita Sandberg, Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Diego Marin, Colombian political refugee and peace activist; and Knut Andreas Lid, Caritas Norge.
With Dra. Cecilia Policsek, Cluj-Napoca, Rumanía. Language: Spanish
Seminar med tre norske Cuba-eksperter om konsekvenser av tilnærmingen etter mer enn femti års fiendskap.
An UiB Global seminar with Gibrán Cruz-Martínez, Universidad Complutense de Madrid. See announcement.
Workshop at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), with economic support from NorLARNet.
Screening of the film Diario de Bucaramanga, with the presence of the director Carlos Fung. Organized by the Embassy of Venezuela. The film takes us to 1828, when the Liberator Simon Bolivar, accompanied by his military staff, is located in the Colombian city of Bucaramanga. Please confirm your attendance to the following address: email@example.com, Phones: 22430660 and 22430165
Seminar organized by Peace Brigades International on economic interests and human rights violations in Colombia, Guatemala and other countries. Language: Norwegian.
Film seminar with Lara Cortes and Jon Askeland. Screening of Dona Flor e Seus Dois Maridos (1976) by Bruno Barreto. Movie adaptation of Jorge Amado's novel. Carnival in Salvador (Bahia) is setting for this story of magical-realistic character.
The seminar will be in Norwegian/Portuguese/English. The film has English subtitles.
Lecture by Spain’s ambassador to Norway, Antonio López Martínez, organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.
Guest lecture with Luis Ignacio Argüero from Belgrano University in Buenos Aires. Language: English
Guest lecture with Luis Ignacio Argüero from Belgrano University in Buenos Aires. Language: Spanish
The Latin American Association at the University of Oslo (UiO) in cooperation with the Embassy of Argentina in Norway invites all students at UiO to an information meeting about exchange possibilities for students.
Seminar with three of Mexico’s most renowned experts on organized crime, law enforcement, and the relationship between politics and crime.
Lunch seminar with activists from Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia and Guatemala working on transparency and accountability in the extractive industries.