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Upcoming Latin America related events

First semester, 2015-2016

 15 October

 Pop up cinema event“Relatos Salvajes”

6 University Square, Room, G05 @ 4pm 


28 October 2015

“Celebrating Mexico Connections”

Public event with Ulster Museum & the Belfast International Arts Festival

A celebration of Mexico-UK dual year 2015 6pm, Ulster Museum

Free Event – but by ticket only See:  



28-29 October 2015

Ancient Mexican Books in UK Collections Symposium

Council Chamber With Dr Elizabeth Baquedano (University College London)

Funded by the Mexican Embassy


5 November 2015

 Pop-up Cinema event- “La dictadura perfecta"

6 University Square, Room, G05 @ 4pm 


18 November 2015

Dr Jennifer Nelson (Queen’s University Belfast)
Inheriting uncertain status: liberated African children
and ‘free wombs’ in nineteenth century Havana and Rio de Janeiro.

1pm, Peter Froggatt Centre, Floor 2, Room 011

Joint event with the School of Modern Languages and Postcolonial Research Forum


26 November  2015

Pop-up Cinema event - "Hoje Eu Quero Voltar Sozinho"

6 University Square, Room, G05 @ 4pm 


3 December 2015

Dr. Martha Few (University of Arizona) "Typhus Outbreaks, Public Health,

and the Ritual Landscapes of Maya Medicine in Colonial Guatemala"

1-2pm, Geography Building, OG/009 (first floor)

Joint event with the School of Geography, Archaeology, and Palaeoecology & Framing Epidemics Research Group *


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Latin American Studies Seminar Series:

Autumn 2014-15

Spring 2013-14

Autumn 2013-14

Women and Peacebuilding Seminar (Spring 2012-13)

Spring 2012-13

Derecho a ver documentary film festival (Autumn 2012-13)

Autumn 2012-13

Spring 2011-12

Autumn 2011-12

Spring 2010-2011

Autumn 2010-2011