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Decolonization in Pluri-National Bolivia














Please join us Monday, 3/9 for "Decolonization in Pluri-National Bolivia," a talk by Nancy Postero (UC San Diego), to be held in the Watson Institute Joukowsky Forum at 4 PM. This talk is part of the Andean Lecture Series. 

























Mark your calendars on February 4th and 5th for an exciting two days of literature, music, social and cultural analysis as part of the Cuba in Splinters event series hosted by the Literary Arts Department and co-sponsored by CLACS. All events will be held in McCormack Family Theater, 70 Brown Street, Providence.

Please find the schedule of events here: http://www.brown.edu/academics/literary-arts/cuba-splinters

CLACS Kicks off Cuba in Transition Series with Talk by Peter Kornbluh

Please join us for a talk by Peter Kornbluh as part of the Counterpoints: Cuba in Transition Series. The talk will be held on Wednesday, February 4 in Joukowsky Forum at 12 noon. Lunch will be provided.

Peter Kornbluh, a senior analyst at the National Security Archive, currently directs the Archive’s Cuba and Chile Documentation Projects. His most recent book is Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana (UNC Press, 2014).

Review of Applications Begins on December 15th: CLACS Announces Sarmiento, Cogut Award Competitions

The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at Brown University announces that applications are being accepted for the Honorable Domingo Faustino Sarmiento Fellowship for Visiting Scholars and the Craig M. Cogut Visiting Professorship in Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

Cuban Film Series














CLACS is proud to present a film series entitled  A "Dolly Back" through Cuban Film: 50 Years of ICAIC, curated by Luciano Castillo, Cinemateca de Cuba. Click on the title above for more information.

Art at Watson and CLACS Present: Habaniroshima, mon amour














An exhibition of photographs by acclaimed Cuban writer and photographer Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo, shown on the third floor of the Watson Institute from Wednesday, 10/22 - Friday, 1/30/15.

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