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Posted Jan 30, 2014

New Book by Associate Professor Regina Cortina is Published

Regina Cortina is Associate Professor of Education in the Department of International and Transcultural Studies at Teachers College, Columbia University. Her current research explores European aid to education in Latin America and its strategic importance for the field of international and comparative education. Dr Cortina studies the role of education in international development and poverty reduction, particularly focusing on ways in which greater opportunities can be created for marginalized groups.Her new book is called "The Education of Indigenous Citizens in Latin America"

Posted Nov 09, 2013

ILAS launches Center for Mexican Studies

Posted Sep 26, 2013

ILAS welcomes new visiting faculty

Posted Jul 01, 2013

Former Tinker Visiting Professor Gabriel Negretto publishes a book on constitutional change

Posted Jul 01, 2013

ILAS Welcomes New Director and Director of Graduate Studies

The Institute of Latin American Studies welcomes the new Director  Jose Moya and the new Director of Graduate Studies Gustavo S. Azenha. 

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The Untold Story of a Revolutionary Barbershop: Texts and Reading Networks in La Guaira, Venezuela, 1797

Speaker: Cristina Soriano, Villanova University

This event is part of the New York City Latin American Workshop.

Feb 20, 2015 11:00 AM, International Affairs Building Room 802, 420 West 118th St.

Not a Chicken Left Alive on Dominican Soil': Atlantic Myths of Haitian Imperialism, 1820s-1874.”

Speaker: Anne Eller, Yale University

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Apr 17, 2015 11:00 AM, International Affairs Building Room 802, 420 West 118th St.

Lynching, Religion and Politics in Twentieth-Century Puebla

Speaker: Gema Santamaria, New School

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