Latin American CLS Colloquium


Spring 2018

Location: 255 Hagerty Hall
Time: Fridays (2:20 - 3:40 pm) 
*Unless otherwise noted below


Prof. Ignacio Corona and Prof. Pedro Pereira

See Iberian Studies Colloquium page for a shared listing of events.


January 12: 

Introduction to the Colloquium 

2:20 PM - 2:40 PM Hagerty Hall 255

Graduation Services by Prof. Rebeka Campos-Astorkiza, SPPO

2:20 PM - 2:40 PM Hagerty Hall 255

January 19: 


January 26:

The Honduran Crisis

CLAS along with Katey Borland (Folklore), Kendra McSweeney (Geography), Rachel Bowen (Political Science) 

February 2:

"Decolonizing Philosophy: A Latinx Perspective" by Prof. Eduardo Mendieta, Dept. of Philosophy, Penn State University

Respondents: Prof. J. Jorati, Dept. of Philosophy, OSU, and Prof. J. Wainwright, Dept. of Geography, OSU

4-6:00 PM 010 Page Hall

February 9:

Documenting the Latin American Diaspora, A Conversation with Ecuadorean Filmmaker Alexandra Cuesta

2:20-3:40 PM 255 HH

"518 years of colonial ghosts" by Alexandra Lucas Coelho

4:00-6:00 PM 255 HH

February 16:

"Of Actors and Puppets: The Roots of Lorca's Modernist Theater" by Andrés Pérez-Simón (U. of Cincinnati)

2:20-3:40 PM 255 HH

February 20:

"A Literary Perspective on the History and Culture of Belize" by Prof. Zelma Edgell. 

5:30-6:30 PM CRP, Knowlton Hall

February 23:

Workshop on Paleography by Christian Supiot

2:20-3:40 PM 255 HH

March 2:

M.A. Presentations I

Tania Espinales, Estelí Puente, and Emily Rangel

2:20-4:20 PM 255 HH

March 9:

M.A. Presentations II

Sebastián I. Muñoz, Ryder Cunningham, Cesar Gemelli, and Jacqueline Sampaio

2:20-4:20 PM 255 HH


March 23:

"A Conversation on Transfeminism" with Sayak Valencia

12:00-1:30 PM location TBD

"Capitalismo Gore: necroscopias y narcoestéticas en el régimen visual contemporáneo" by Sayak Valencia, Colegio de la Frontera, México

4:00-6:00 PM 010 Page Hall

March 30-31:

The XXI Annual Hispanic and Lusophone Studies Symposium, "Identidad," The Ohio State University Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese

April 6:

Workshop on Plagiarism/Academic Misconduct


2:50-3:40 PM 255 HH

2018 Cincinnati Conference on Romance Languages and Literatures

April 6-7 at the University of Cincinatti. Deadline for proposals is January 15

April 13:

Teaching GE and Upper-Level Courses Workshop, Part I

2:20-3:40 PM 255 HH

Joana Gomes Cardoso, curator/director of municipal galleries, Lisbon

4:00-6:00 PM 255 HH

April 18:

An Informal Conversation with Argentine filmmaker Lucrecia Martel

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 255 HH

April 20:

Teaching GE and Upper-Level Courses Workshop, Part II

2:20-3:40 PM 255 HH

"21st Century Brazil in Voices, Images, and Letters"

Leonardo Tonus, Natalia Borges Polesso, Vidal Porto, and Luli Penna

Respondent: Isis Barra Costa

4:00-6:00 PM 255 HH