Fellowship in Afro-Latinidades in the United States

The Program in Latina and Latino Studies at Williams College invites applications for a two-year pre-doctoral fellowship or a one-year post-doctoral fellowship in Afro-Latina/o/x Studies beginning in the fall semester of 2018. The program seeks a scholar of Afro-Latinidades in the United States whose research and teaching embraces and advances… Continue reading »

US Colombianidades and the Future of Latinx Studies

  In October 2017, the US Colombianx Editorial Collective will assemble a two-day symposium at Williams College to share work and stimulate an interdisciplinary conversation on Colombianxs in the United States. Accepted conference papers will be circulated prior to the October meeting so that participants may offer feedback… Continue reading »

SoCA Heritage Week | The Caribbean Woman and Her Voice

Thursday, April 27th (Tonight) | 8:00 PM | Main Stage, ‘62 Center for Theater & Dance One Drop of Love by Fanshen Cox Students of Caribbean Ancestry (SoCA) is excited to invite Jamaican-American Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni, an award-winning playwright, actor, and educator to Williams. She will perform her… Continue reading »

An interactive public talk by Antonio Martorell

Tuesday, April 25 | 4:15 PM | directing studio (G83)’62 Center Antonio Martorell, painter, graphic artist, writer and radio, television personality, and artist resident of the University Of Puerto Rico-Cayey University, will give a public talk/performance on Puerto Ricans and Aging. Martorell will give a presentation about some… Continue reading »

Film | Elena Gutiérrez: No Más Bebés (No More Babies)

Wednesday, April 5 | 4:15 PM | Griffin Hall, Room 3 Dr. Elena Gutiérrez, Associate Professor in Gender and Women’s Studies and Latin American and Latino Studies at the University of Illinois, Chicago—author of Undivided Rights: Women of Color Organize for Reproductive Justice with Jael Silliman, Marlene Gerber… Continue reading »

Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.

ONE Archives Exhibition to Explore “Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.” as Part of PST: LA/LA Thanks to two generous grants from the Getty Foundation, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives at the USC Libraries will present Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. at… Continue reading »

Afro-Latinidades Symposium

AFRO-LATINIDADES IN THE UNITED STATES Wege Auditorium, Science Center Saturday, November 5, 2016 SYMPOSIUM SCHEDULE  8:00–9:00  am LIGHT BREAKFAST (ECO CAFÉ)  9:00–9:30  am WELCOME  9:30–11:00 am SESSION I Jennifer Jones, “From Nuyoricans to Afro-Mestizos: Making the Invisible Visible and the Importance… Continue reading »

The Routledge Companion to Latina/o Media

The Routledge Companion to Latina/o Media, co-edited by Professor of Latina/o Studies Maria Elena Cepeda and Dolores Inés Casillas, provides students and scholars with an indispensable overview of the domestic and transnational dynamics at play within multi-lingual Latina/o media. The book examines both independent and mainstream media via race and… Continue reading »