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Time and place: Nov. 27, 2013 - Nov. 29, 2013, Oslo

The 7th conference of the Nordic Latin American Research Network (NOLAN) will take place in Oslo on 27 – 29 November 2013. See conference web site .

Time and place: Nov. 13, 2013 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, D6, Dragvoll, NTNU, Trondheim

Guest lecture by Miguel Ángel Quesada Pacheco; University of Bergen, about linguistic attitudes in the Spanish-speaking world.

Time and place: Nov. 11, 2013, IMDI auditorium, Tollbugata 20, Oslo

A new circle of Brazilian films has been announced, starting on 11 November with the movie “Madame Satã“. Screenings once a month.

Read the programme.

Time and place: Oct. 29, 2013 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment, SUM, Sognsveien 68, 4th floor, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Rita Giacalone , Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela.

More information and registration here .

Time and place: Oct. 24, 2013 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Samisk Hus, Schouskvartalet, Tondheimsveien 2, Bygg K, Oslo

Event organized by Foro cultural y social Uruguay Noruega and Asamblea Permanente por los Derechos Humanos sede Oslo, with Eirik Vold and Richard Tedesco. Language : Spanish

Read more here .

Time and place: Oct. 23, 2013 - Oct. 30, 2013, Bergen

There will be four films from Latin America at BIFF 2013: EL ALCALDE, Mexico; DESHORA, Argentina/Colombia /Norway; HELI, Mexico /France; WAKOLDA, Argentina/France/Norway/Spain.

Read more here .

Time and place: Oct. 15, 2013 - Oct. 27, 2013, Bergen, Oslo, Stavanger, Trondheim

The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG) will arrange its yearly Latin America Week with meetings, debates and film screening.

Read more here .

Time and places :

Bergen: 15 – 23 October

Oslo, Stavanger and Trondheim: 21 – 27 October

Time and place: Oct. 10, 2013 - Oct. 20, 2013, Oslo

There is a long list of films from Latin America at this year’s Films from the South festival, including a special focus on Mexican films and films by the Argentinian director Lucía Puenzo, who will visit the festival.

Read more here .

Time and place: Oct. 9, 2013 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, NIBR at Forskningsparken – Oslo Science Park, Blindern, Oslo

The Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR) organizes a lunch seminar when NIBR launches a website and blog on Brazilian urban politics.

Read more here .

Time and place: Oct. 7, 2013 - Oct. 8, 2013, Salen, ZEB-bygningen, Blindern, University of Oslo

Title of the thesis: “Grooves, Pleasures and Politics in Salsa Cubana – The Musicality of Cuban Politics and The Politics of Salsa Cubana”

Read more here .

Read the theses.

Time and place: Oct. 4, 2013 12:00 PM - 2:15 PM, Seminarrom 301, HF-bygget, Sydnesplassen 7, Bergen

Introduction by Jon Askeland .

Film series: Cine chileno de las últimas décadas.

Language : Spanish

Time and place: Oct. 3, 2013 6:00 PM, Fredshuset, Møllergt. 12, Oslo

Peace Brigades International invites all to an open meeting with Alirio Uribe Muñoz from the Colombian organisation Colectivo de Abogados Jose Alvear Restrepo (CCAJAR).

Language : Spanish, interpretation if requested.

Read more here .

Time and place: Oct. 2, 2013 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, NIBR at Forskningsparken – Oslo Science Park, Blindern, Oslo

Seminar organized by Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR).

More information and registration here .

Time and place: Oct. 1, 2013 7:00 PM, Speilsalen, Kvarteret, Bergen

Seminar organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

Read more here .

Time and place: Oct. 1, 2013 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM, NIBR at Forskningsparken – Oslo Science Park, 3rd floor, Blindern, Oslo

Breakfast seminar organized by Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR), with launching of new report.

More information and registration here (breakfast is served from 08.00).

Time and place: Sep. 30, 2013 2:15 PM - 3:45 PM, Møterom 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

With Guillermo Pomi, Uruguayan economist and diplomat and Hernán Reyes, correspondent for Agencia Telam, Uruguay:

Language: Spanish

Time and place: Sep. 30, 2013 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Breakfast Forum: Paola Bergallo , Yale Law School (USA) and Rachel Sieder , Chr. Michelsen Institute, in conversation with Åse Gilje Østensen , University of Bergen.

Read more here .

Time and place: Sep. 26, 2013 7:00 PM, Majorstuen Seniorsenter, Slemdalsveien 3, Oslo

Speech by Fabián Mosenson , Argentine sociologist from the Universidad de Buenos Aires; organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego. Language : Spanish.

Read more here .

Time and place: Sep. 26, 2013 7:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, room: Amalie Skram, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Conversation between Professor Claudio Lomnitz , Columbia University (USA), and Marit Melhuus and Sindre Bangstad , University of Oslo.

Read more here .

Time and place: Sep. 26, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium 1, Helga Enghs hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Guest lecture with Arturo Escobar , the Colombian anthropologist renowned for his contribution to postdevelopment theory and political ecology.

See announcement .

Time and place: Sep. 25, 2013 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Professor Claudio Lomnitz , Columbia University (USA).

More information and registration .

Time and place: Sep. 24, 2013 7:00 PM, Maos, Kvarteret, Bergen

Introduction in English by Håkon Tveit, University of Bergen. Organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG). The film will be screened in Spanish with English subtitles. Read more here .

Time and place: Sep. 12, 2013 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Tromsø bibliotek og byarkiv, plan 2, Tromsø

Seminar with Janne Bjerkan, visiting researcher at University of Tromsø, and Egon Holstad, Nordlys, as part of Tromsø Latinfestival. Language: Norwegian

 

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2013 9:00 AM - 3:45 PM, Niels Treschows hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

A one day seminar with internationally renowned specialists discussing achievements and current challenges for the Chilean democracy as well as international implications of the coup and its aftermath.

See full announcement.

 

Time and place: Aug. 28, 2013 9:15 AM - 1:30 PM, Auditorium 130, 1. etg., Christiesgt. 12, University of Bergen

Title of the thesis: “Challenges in implementing the Colombian Constitutional Court’s Health-Care System Ruling of 2008” Read more here.