We are pleased to invite you to our Spring Research Seminar in Latin American Studies.
Sessions will be held every third Wednesday, from 3-4:30pm, in the Research Unit (first floor) of the Liu Institute for Global Issues.
January 18: Round Table book launch of Alejandra Bronfman (History), Isles of Noise: Sonic Media in the Caribbean. With Bill French, Alessandra Santos, and Aaron Windel (SFU). NB this session will start at 3:30pm, rather than 3pm.
February 8: John Moody (Independent Scholar), “Fighting Against The War on Drugs Narrative, Notes From the Frontline”
March 1: Round Table book launch of Fabiola Bazo (SFU and Independent Scholar), Desborde subterráneo: Punk en Lima (1982-1993). With Jon Beasley-Murray, Alejandra Bronfman, and Gastón Gordillo.
March 22: Carolina Navarrete (Latin American Studies), “Resistance and Territory in Mapuche Women’s Poetry”
April 12: Jean Stubbs (Institute of the Americas, University College London), “Politics and Knowledge: How the Havana Cigar Went Global”