News/Events

Announced: Class of 1960s Scholars for 2010-2011

The Latina/o Studies program is pleased to announce that the following Williams students have been named Latina/o Studies Class of 1960s Scholars for 2010-2011: Tatiana Fernández ‘11 Giselle Jiménez ‘11 William Lee ‘11 Oscar  Calzada ‘12 Zachary Evans ‘12 Allan González ‘12 Taisha Rodríguez ‘12 Maya Dennis ‘13 Nancy González… Continue reading »

Noche de Melodía

Ritmo Latino is proud to present our annual Noche de Melodía, a dinner event benefiting the Berkshire Immigrant Center (BIC). The funds that we raise help the BIC serve a community of immigrants from all over the world with services like English language assistance and legal help. In addition to… Continue reading »

Teatro Circulo!

Sabina y Lucrecia Friday, November 19, 2010 7:00 – 9:00pm Goodrich Hall Join VISTA in celebrating Latin Heritage Month with the acclaimed Puerto Rican theater group: Teatro Circulo! Teatro Circulo will perform Alberto Adellach’s play, “Sabina y Lucrecia”. The play will be in Spanish with English subtitles. Continue reading »

Slingshot Hip Hop/DAM Concert

Discover young Palestinians who express the struggle of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through their music. Thursday November 18, 2010 9:30pm ~ Brooks Rogers The evening will begin with a screening of the internationally-acclaimed film “Slingshot Hip Hop” (Sundance, 2008), which… Continue reading »

Race and the Environment

Race and the Environment Thursday November 18, 2010 7:00 p.m., Paresky L02 An important discussion conducted by leading intellectuals and environmental activists including: Professors Kimberly Smith: Carleton College/author of African American Environmental Thought.  Talk title will… Continue reading »

The Garden

Film Screening & Discussion TUESDAY November 16 7:00pm ~ Griffin 7 The fourteen-acre community garden at 41st and Alameda in South Central Los Angeles is the largest of its kind in the… Continue reading »

Lecture by Richard T. Rodríguez

“The Sexual Disorganization of the City: Queer Masculinities in Latino Chicago.” Richard T. Rodríguez is Associate Professor of English and Latina/Latino Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.  His book, Next of Kin: The Family in Chicano/a Cultural Politics, was published last year by… Continue reading »

For Graduating Concentrators

The Latina/o Studies Program reception honoring the 2008 Graduating Concentrators will be held on Tuesday, May 13 at the Café Latino in the Mass Moca Building in North Adams from 2:00 to 4:30 p.m. By invitation only. Continue reading »