Spring 2018 LACUSL Speaker Series Announced

Wednesday, 28 February, 2018
3:20 pm, AGSL, Golda Meir Library (3rd floor)
Laura Matthew (Marquette University)
“Yet Another Tale of Two Cities: Archaeology and History in the Ciudades Viejas of Guatemala and El Salvador”

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
3:20 pm, AGSL
Dr. Douglas Haynes (University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh)
“Every Day We Live Is the Future: Migration and Disaster in Nicaragua”

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
3:20 pm, AGSL
Dr. Sarah Piña (University of Wisconsin-Parkside)
“The Atlantis Effect: Queer Aquatic Invocations and the (Re)Claiming of Women’s Space through the Works and Archives of Lydia Cabrera, Gloria Anzaldúa, and tatiana de la tierra”

Free and open to the public
For more information, contact César Ferreira (cferr@uwm.edu)

The LACUSL Speaker Series brings together scholars, professionals, and students working in Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latinx Studies to discuss research, teaching, culture, current events, and other topics of interest to students, faculty, staff, and community members. The Speaker Series is interdisciplinary, and draws on the expertise of faculty and graduate students in the natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, and the professional schools. All events are free and open to the public.

Sponsored by the major in Latin American, Caribbean and U.S. Latin@ Studies