Archive of Past Events


Nancy Sanchez
Women and the Evolving Conflict in Southern Colombia
(Tuesday, Nov. 5 2013/Diamond 123/ 7:00 p.m.)

David Carey Jr.
Historicizing Human Rights in Guatemala
(Friday, Nov. 1 2013/Diamond 122/ 3:00 p.m.)

Timothy Dee, 08′  &  Stephanie Alvarado, 08′
Latin American Studies Alumni Night
(Wednesday, Oct. 16 2013/Robbins Room/5:30-8:00 p.m.)
R.S.V.P to Megan Fossa at

8th Walker Symposium
(Saturday, Oct. 5)
Symposium Program

Authors Alfredo Corchado & Shannon O’Neil
Mexico: A Conversation Between Authors
(Monday, Sept. 30 2013/Diamond 122/7:00 p.m.)



Professor Jorge Olivares
Censorship & the Cuban Revolution: The Case of Reinaldo Arenas

Professor John D. Charles
Education as Conquest

Professor Ryan Jones
Raiding La Lucha Bar:
Working-Class Queer Life, Nation, and Identity in Mexico City in the 1940s and 1950s

Artist Favianna Rodriguez
Art & Activism

Professor Daniel H. Sandweiss
Archaeology of el Niño

Sponsored Events

 Safe Passage

abUSed: The Postville Raid


Bicentennial Day

Alternative Spring Break in Nicaragua


Walker Symposium

Click here to listen to the 2011 Walker Symposium

Peter DeShazo: “US-Latin American Relations: Continuity Trumps Change.”

Amor y Revolucion with Monica Palacios.

Biannual Walker Symposium- Gendering Latin America.

Listen to the Symposium here.

Amelia Kiddle: In Mexico’s Defense: Dueling and the Foreign Service, 1876-1940.

Alan Knight: War, Violence, and Homicide in Modern Mexico.


Kiado Cruz

Click Here to Listen to the Lecture on Sustainable Agriculture and Social Justice

Karen Melvin: Medicine, Mystics, and Religious Transformation in Colonial Latin America

Dr. Andrew Selee: Violence and Rule of Law in Mexico

Dr. Ito-Adler: Eskimo Snow in Brazil

Dr. Greg Grandin: United States-Latin American Relations in the Age of Wikileaks

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