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Spend your summer in Brazil--virtually! Applications open on rolling basis through 5/1.

April 21st, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the 2020 edition of Summer in Brazil is moving to an online format. Applications for the virtual program are now…  read more

Cuban musicologist Heidy Cepero Recoder reflects on her time at Tulane and Kennesaw State University

April 20th, 2020

Adelante.cu, a periodical based in Camaguey, Cuba, recently published a feature on musicologist Heidy Cepero Recoder’s visit to the U.S., which included a talk at…  read more

Catholic Church urges Venezuela to unite against coronavirus

April 17th, 2020

Catholic Church urges Venezuela to unite against coronavirus by David Smilde and Hugo Pérez Hernáiz Coronavirus hasn’t yet hit Venezuela as hard as neighboring Brazil…  read more

Professor Kris Lane gives keynote address on the future of "pirate studies"

April 17th, 2020

Professor Kris Lane, France V. Scholes Chair in Colonial Latin American History at Tulane University, served as a keynote speaker at the Inaugural Piracy Studies…  read more

Professor David Smilde co-authors Washington Post article on the U.S. State Department's Venezuela plan

April 17th, 2020

Professor David Smilde, Charles A. and Leo M. Favrot Professor of Human Relations at Tulane University, and Abraham F. Lowenthan, professor emeritus at the University…  read more

The new inequalities and people-to-people social protection

April 2nd, 2020

The new inequalities and people-to-people social protection Nora Lustig (Tulane University) and Nancy Birdsall (Center for Global Development) March 30, 2020 The lockdowns throughout the…  read more

What should Venezuela do about COVID-19? (in Spanish)

March 19th, 2020

Qué debe hacer Venezuela frente al COVID-19? By: Francisco R. Rodríguez La extensión de la enfermedad del nuevo coronavirus (COVID-19) a una pandemia global y…  read more

[CANCELLED] The Stone Center provides platform for voices of Latin America and its diaspora at New Orleans Book Festival

March 5th, 2020

ALL NEW ORLEANS BOOK FESTIVAL EVENTS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED The New Orleans Book Festival at Tulane University has canceled its inaugural event for 2020, citing…  read more

Students and faculty commemorate Black History Month with reading of "O Navio Negreiro (The Slave Ship)"

February 13th, 2020

Story by Erika Pettersen, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant Students and faculty from Tulane and Xavier universities joined forces on Friday, February 7,…  read more

Op-ed by Professor Smilde in NYT: "Trump's Shout-Out Masks a Bleak Outlook for Venezuela's Guaidó"

February 6th, 2020

Professor David Smilde, the Charles A. and Leo M. Favrot Professor of Human Relations and Senior Associate Fellow at the Center for Inter-American Policy and…  read more

Tunica-Biloxi Culture workshop launches LARC's Spring 2020 K - 16 educator series

February 6th, 2020

Story by Erika Pettersen, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant On Saturday, January 25th, the Latin American Resource Center held its first installment of…  read more

Professor Dunn awarded NEH Fellowship for book project on Brazilian musician Tom Zé

January 29th, 2020

Story by Erika Pettersen, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded Christopher Dunn, Professor and Chair…  read more

From Tulane News: Project Ecuador saves species, opens world to Tulane students

January 21st, 2020

This story originally appeared on the Tulane News website and was written by Barri Bronston. Jordan Karubian has been conducting tropical research in northwest Ecuador…  read more

From the School of Liberal Arts - The Paquete: Transforming Media Ecology

January 17th, 2020

This story originally appeared on the Tulane University School of Liberal Arts website and was written by Emily Wilkerson. This spring, Laura-Zoe Humphreys, a professor…  read more

LAST 4000 Career Speaker Series connects current students with recent alumni

January 15th, 2020

Story by Erika Pettersen, Stone Center graduate student and Publicity Assistant Each Fall, LAST 4000—the capstone seminar for graduating seniors in the Latin American Studies…  read more

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Kaqchikel Language Table

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Join Kaqchikel learners and speakers at all levels to practice your language skills at this bi-monthly conversation table. Participants in the Oct. 28 session will get the chance to read the short story “K’astanïk pa k’echelaj”/“Fun in the Forest” alongside its author, Mtra. Magda Sotz (aka Ixkamey).

Link to join: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/93988469399?pwd=bkk3eDIzOEhQVjVEV1ZxTHFDTnJvQT09

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of Kansas.

Kaqchikel Language Table

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Join Kaqchikel learners and speakers at all levels to practice your language skills at this bi-monthly conversation table. Nov. 12 is game day with Mtro. Edy Rene Guaján (aka Lajuj B’atz’)! Come prepared to play along and laugh.

Link to join: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/93988469399?pwd=bkk3eDIzOEhQVjVEV1ZxTHFDTnJvQT09

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of Kansas.

Kaqchikel Language Table

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Join Kaqchikel learners and speakers at all levels to practice your language skills at this bi-monthly conversation table. It’s the holiday season on Dec. 2. Join Mtro. Marco Antonio Guaján (aka Mokchewan) to compare your favorite holiday celebrations.

Link to join: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/93988469399?pwd=bkk3eDIzOEhQVjVEV1ZxTHFDTnJvQT09

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of Kansas.