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In collaboration with the Annual Tulane Maya Symposium, this workshop focuses on foods of the Maya. Participants will explore the foods of the Maya focusing on the role of food over time. Join us as we hear from Maya Master Teacher, Ellen Cohen, Anthropologist and researcher of chocolate, Professor Kathryn Sampeck and Kaqchikel language scholar from Guatemala, Ixnal Cuma Chávez who will discuss the importance of the tortilla and tamal in contemporary Maya traditions.

Join the Latin American Library for a viewing of the documentary Change the Subject, followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers. Free and open to the public.

The Mother of All Storms: Venezuela and the COVID-19 Crisis.

Join via Zoom: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/96172234806  

Perspectives on Latin America lecture series. Tackling the Exodus: The Regional Impacts of Venezuela's Economic Crisis with Dr. Francisco Rodriguez

Ancient Civilizations K-16 Educator Workshop Series  Spring 2020

For educators of grade levels: K-12

The 2020 summer teacher institute is the second in a four-year series that will explore Central America with a focus on people and environment. Hosted online by the University of Georgia (UGA), the 2020 Virtual Summer Institute will highlight diverse topics related to Central America and provide teacher participants with training in Instructional Conversations (IC) pedagogy, pioneered by faculty in UGA's College of Education.

Public Webinar – Requires Advanced Registration

Advanced registration required. 

Enslaved Spectators and Iconoclasts of Southern Plantations

By:  Jennifer Van Horn  Departments of Art History and History, University of Delaware

This lecture is free and open to the public. It will take place virtually through Zoom. "Newcomb Art Department":https://liberalarts.tulane.edu/departments/art and is being co-sponsored by the "Africana Studies Program":https://liberalarts.tulane.edu/programs/africana-studies.

Please join us on Friday, Sept 25 at 2pm via Zoom for the first speaker in our Fall Speaker Series: Citizenship and Politics: The Changing Nature of Parties, Participation, and Linkages. 

Professor Michael Touchton:

https://people.miami.edu/profile/mxt725@miami.edu#panelResearch (University of Miami) will give a talk stemming from the book Democracy at Work: Pathways to Well-Being in Brazil which he coauthored. Registration is required (link below). 

Unfortunately, this event has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances.