Guest lecture by Georg Wink, Associate Professor of Brazilian Studies, University of Copenhagen.
Roundtable discussion with Georg Wink, University of Copenhagen, Carlos Santana, TU Darmstadt, and Yuri Kasahara and Einar Braathen, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences. Language: English.
Guest lecture by Dr. Patricia Oliart, Newcastle University .
With material from her thesis “From nu huayno to música mestiza: New genres, spaces, and identities in contemporary urban fusion music in Lima”.
Breakfast forum: Svein-Erik Helle, Chr. Michelsen Institute and University of Bergen, in conversation with historian and sociologist Margarita López Maya, Central University of Venezuela and researcher at the Centro de Estudios del Desarrollo – CENDES, and economist Alves da Rocha, Catholic University of Angola and director at the Centro de Estudos e Investigação Científica – CEIC.
Lecture by Fabián Mosenson, University College of Southeast Norway, organized by the Jewish Museum in Oslo.
Seminar with Joan-Pau Rubiés, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, and others.
Guest lecture with Ángeles Diez, Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG) celebrates its 40 years anniversary with several activities. Among the invitees are Eduardo Gudynas and Maria Angeles Diez.
Conversation with the Brazilian journalists Djamila Ribeiro and Joanna Burigo, organized by the Brazilian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce.
Roundtable conversation with Celina Sørbøe, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Leo Doria, editor of www.heiabrasil.no, and Marius Lien, journalist in Morgenbladet; organized by BrasiLeira. Language: Norwegian
Seminar with Djamila Ribeiro and Joanna Burigo, two Brazilian journalists with a vast experience and active presence in feminist debate and initiatives.
With the author of the book, Paz Rojas, from CODEPU, Chile, who was the winner of the 1998 University of Oslo's Human Rights Award.
Speech by Mexico’s new ambassador to Norway, Jorge Castro-Valle Kuehne, organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.
At the Bergen Intrernasjonale Filmfestival 2017 there will be 12 films with the story taking place in Latin America.
Seminar to mark the end of the research project “Dealing with the past: Victims' experiences of transitional justice in Argentina and Peru”, with Yenny Loret de Fernández, CAPS, Perú; Nora Sveaas, University of Oslo; and Anne Margrethe Sønneland; VID Specialized University.
Seminar organized by the University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway, with economic support from NorLARNet.
Seminar with L. Antonio Cuevas, University of Concepcion, Chile.
Professor Edgardo Lander, Central University of Caracas, in conversation with Norwegian scholars and the director of the Nansen Center for Peace and Dialogue.
Guest lecture with Professor Edgardo Lander, Universidad Central de Caracas, who is one of the leading thinkers on social mobilization and politics in Latin America.
Open to all - Welcome!
What's the situation in Guatemala 25 years after the Nobel Peace Prize to Rigoberta Menchú? With Maria Isabel Soc Carrillo, CONAVIGUA, and Leticia Váquez de León, CUC, organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
Seminar with presentation of report on Norway’s cooperation with Guatemala since 1996. With Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchú and others. Language: Norwegian, incl interpretation of speech by Menchú
Film and lecture (in Spanish) by Enrique Ajuria Ibarra, Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico.
Yasmin Barrios, judge at Guatemala’s High Risk Courts, will give a lecture on the occasion of receiving an honorary doctoral degree at the University of Oslo.
Language: Spanish, with simultaneous interpretation to Norwegian
At the same event, Oslo Dokumentarkino will sceen the documentary “500 years. Life in resistance” (Pamela Yates, Guatemala/USA 2017).
Note: It is still possible to sign up (but try to do it by 25 Aug), though the announced deadline is passed.
Breakfast forum with Leiv Marsteintredet, University og Bergen and University of Oso, and Rune Jansen Hagen, University of Bergen, in conversation with Ragnhild Osnes Legreid.