latin american graduate organization

providing fellowship, education, and recreation for tulane graduate students interested in latin america

Carnival in New Orleans

Experience Carnival in New Orleans during the LAGO conference.  The famous Krewe du Vieux rolls Saturday evening of the conference weekend.  LAGO members will be happy to share this early … Continue reading

May 31, 2013

2014 Conference Announcement

The LAGO Executive Board is proud to announce the dates of our annual conference.  This year’s conference will be held at Tulane University in New Orleans February 13th-15th, 2014 with … Continue reading

May 15, 2013

Faculty and Staff Appreciation Party

Friday, April 19th, 2013 6:00-9:00 Felipe’s Taqueria 301 N Peters Street, New Orleans

April 15, 2013

Blurred Borders: Transnationalism, Identity, and Cultural Formation

Friday, February 6, 2015 10:30am – 11:45am Race Conference Room 201, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Yuri Herrera, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Tulane University Sagas of Resistance Versus Acts of … Continue reading

November 20, 2012

Writing National Imaginaries and Indigeneity: Race, Nation, and Politics of Inclusion

Thursday, February 5, 2015 12:30pm – 1:45pm Rechler Conference Room 202, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Judith Maxwell, Department of Anthropology, Tulane University Voces Silenciadas: Una examinación de la … Continue reading

November 19, 2012

Challenges of Poverty: Confronting Issues of Sustainability and Inequality

Thursday, February 5, 2015 2:00pm – 3:15pm Race Conference Room 201, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Susan Bridle-Fitzpatrick, Stone Center for Latin American Studies, Tulane University Sustainability Challenges for … Continue reading

November 18, 2012

Right to the City: Mobilizing in the Urban Periphery

Thursday, February 5, 2015 2:00pm – 3:15pm Rechler Conference Room 202, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Guadalupe García, Department of History, Tulane University Where Power Technologies Collide: The Production of Violence in … Continue reading

November 17, 2012

On the Edge of Citizenship: Inclusion in the Modern Nation State

Thursday, February 5, 2015 3:30pm – 4:45pm Race Conference Room 201, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Justin Wolfe, Department of History, Tulane University El Paraíso de las Mujeres: Women’s Suffrage … Continue reading

November 16, 2012

Deep Roots: Cultural Narrative Through Music in Brazil

Friday, February 6, 2015 9:00am – 10:15am Rechler Conference Room 202, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Daniel Sharp, Department of Music, Tulane University Songs for freedom: identidade racial e … Continue reading

November 16, 2012

Technologies of Power: Media and Democracy

Friday, February 6, 2015 9:00am – 10:15am Race Conference Room 202, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Mauro Porto, Department of Communications, Tulane University La Reina del Sur: Ten Chapters of … Continue reading

November 15, 2012

Creative Agency: The Politics and Tactics of Modern Youth Movements

Thursday, February 5, 2015 12:30pm – 1:45pm Race Conference Room, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. David Ortiz, Department of Sociology, Tulane University Formação de Agentes Culturais da Juventude Negra em … Continue reading

November 14, 2012

Identity in Art: Constructions and Negotiations of Race

Friday, February 6, 2015 10:30am – 11:45am Rechler Conference Room, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Mia Bagneris, Department of Art History, Tulane University The Other Shore: reviewing the exodus … Continue reading

November 13, 2012

Splintered Consciousness: Literary Relationship between Self and Nation

Friday, February 6, 2015 12:00pm – 1:15pm Race Conference Room 202, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Fernando Rivera, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Tulane University Secondary Characters and the … Continue reading

November 12, 2012

The Enduring Legacy of State Violence: Memory and Transitional Justice

Friday, February 6, 2015 12:00pm – 1:15pm Rechler Conference Room 202, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Rebecca Atencio, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Tulane University Inferno permanente: um olhar … Continue reading

November 11, 2012

On the Move: The Construction of Cultural Identities

Friday, February 6, 2015 4:00pm – 5:15pm Rechler Conference Room 202, Lavin-Bernick Center Moderated by: Dr. Josefa Salmón, Department of Languages and Cultures, Loyola University Ride to Live, Live to Ride: … Continue reading

November 10, 2012

The Foreign Gaze: Reimagining Culture and Identity

Friday, February 6, 2015 4:00pm – 5:15pm Race Conference Room 201, Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Moderated by: Dr. Annie Gibson, Stone Center for Latin American Studies, Tulane University Black Faces: uma … Continue reading

November 9, 2012

Caribbean Arts Event

Exhibiting the Vernacular: a Caribbean Arts Event November 9th and 10th, 2012

November 8, 2012

Struggles for Place: Citizenship and Inclusion Among Migrant Communities

Saturday, February 7, 2015 10:00am – 11:15am Jones Hall 102 Moderated by: Dr. Jimmy Huck, Stone Center for Latin American Studies, Tulane University Paths and Obstacles to Cosmopolitan Solidarity Among … Continue reading

November 8, 2012

The Land and Its People: Rights, Responsibilities, and Conflicts

Saturday, February 7, 2015 10:00am – 11:15am Jones Hall 100A Greenleaf Conference Room Moderated by: Dr. Kris Lane, Department of History, Tulane University Ancestral Land or Corporate Land: Conflicts over … Continue reading

November 7, 2012

Constructing a Nation, Defining its People: The Formation and Preservation of Ethnic Identities

Saturday, February 7, 2015 11:30am – 12:45pm Jones Hall 102 Moderated by: Dr. Rosanne Adderley, Department of History, Tulane University Out of Blood, Let the Dance Begin: The Metaphor of … Continue reading

November 6, 2012

Interrogating Gender: Traditions and Opportunities in the Framing of Women’s Identities

Saturday, February 7, 2015 11:30am – 12:45pm Greenleaf Conference Room, Jones Hall 100A Moderated by: Dr. Supriya Nair, Department of English, Tulane University Poto Mitan or Helpless Victim: An Analysis of … Continue reading

November 5, 2012
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