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Stone Center for Latin American Studies to Host 10th Annual Workshop on Field Research Methods

January 27th, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join us at the Stone Center for Latin American Studies for the 10th Annual Weekend Workshop on Field Research Methods on January 27, 2018. The…  read more

Tulane Culture Workshop and CIPR to host talk by Maria Akchurin on Water Resources, Market Policies, and Social Mobilization in Chile

November 13th, 2017
3:30 PM

Join the Tulane Culture Workshop and the Center for Inter-American Policy and Research Post-Doctoral Fellow Maria Akchurin for a discussion of her work-in-progress in a…  read more

Tulane to Host Talk by Daniel Jean-Louis on How to Break the Cycle of Poverty in Haiti through Innovation and Entrepreneurship

October 30th, 2017
6:00 PM

The Payson Graduate Program in Global Development and The Altman Program in International Relations and Business are pleased to invite you to an intriguing lecture…  read more

Latin America at the Crossroads: Venezuela

April 21st, 2017
4:00 PM

The final panel in the Latin American at the Crossroads series will discuss Venezuela. Already suffering from shortages of basic goods and devaluation of its…  read more

The Battle of New Orleans: Political Economy of Post-Katrina Development

April 7th, 2017
4:00 PM

CIPR presents a talk by Dr. Aaron Schneider, Associate Professor at the School of International Studies of University of Denver, titled “The Battle of New…  read more

Latin America at the Crossroads: Peru

March 24th, 2017
4:00 PM

Join CIPR for the third talk in the “Latin America at the Crossroads” series, this talk focuses on Peru. Voters rejected Keiko Fujimori, daughter of…  read more

Latin America at the Crossroads Seminar: Colombia

March 3rd, 2017
4:00 - 5:00 PM

The third talk in this semester’s Latin America at the Crossroads Seminar will be presented by Dr. David Roll Vélez, Professor at the Universidad Nacional…  read more

The Legacies of Colonialism: Pathways of (In)dependence in Puerto Rico and the Philippines

February 20th, 2017
11:30 PM - 1:00 PM

The Center for Inter-American Policy and Research presents a lecture by Dr. Julian Go, Professor of Sociology at Boston University, titled “The Legacies of Colonialism:…  read more

Latin America at the Crossroads: Brazil

February 17th, 2017
4:00 PM

Join the Center for Inter-American Policy and Research for the second talk in the series Latin America at the Crossroads to discuss recent political developments…  read more

LA at the Crossroads: Dr. Timothy Power

February 17th, 2017 - February 10th, 2017
4pm

Please join us February 17 at 4pm for a lecture by Dr. Timothy Power on the current state of Brazilian politics given the recent impeachment…  read more

Latin America at the Crossroads Seminar with Dr. Ernesto Calvo

February 3rd, 2017
4:00 PM

The Center for Inter-American Policy and Research is hosting a seminar with Dr. Ernesto Calvo, Professor and Associate Chair of the Department of Government and…  read more

Stairway to Heaven: AIDS and Resistance in Cuba's Friki Generatio

November 16th, 2016
4:00 - 5:30 PM

Dr. Robert Arellano, Professor and Professor and Director of the Center for Emerging Media and Digital Arts at the University of Southern Oregon, presents a…  read more

Social Policy Expansion in Latin America

November 11th, 2016
2:00 PM

The Tulane University Political Science Seminar presents a talk by Candelaria Garay, Associate Professor of Public Policy at the Kennedy School of Government, at Harvard…  read more

Immigration & the 2016 Election

October 14th, 2016
9:30am - 12:00pm

What effect will campaign rhetoric have on Latino and immigrant voter turnout in the 2016 US Presidential elections? Can policy proposals on the campaign trail affect…  read more

Exploring the 2016 US Elections

August 8th, 2016 - November 10th, 2016

The US‘€™s November elections are especially critical. The world‘€™s power structures are undergoing dramatic changes, and so the internal political process of this world leader…  read more

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Latin American Writers Series: Alberto Barrera Tyszka

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Ecuadorian writer and Tulane Visiting Scholar Gabriela Alemán interviews Venezuelan writer Alberto Barrera Tyszka about his life, interests, and influences. Their discussion will be followed by an open Q&A and an informal reception. This event will be held in Spanish.

About the Latin American Writers Series

This series brings together Latin America’s most representative creative voices and the editorial entrepreneurs that publish them. By way of interviews conducted by renowned Ecuadorian writer Gabriela Alemán and presentations of various editorial missions, the guests will shed light on a literary world shaped by the contemporary issues of the continent. Moving forward, their conversations will comprise the centerpiece of a digital archive that introduces their ideas to a global audience.

Este serie reúne a los autores más representativos de la escritura continental y los editores que los publican. A través de entrevistas con la reconocida escritora ecuatoriana Gabriela Alemán y presentaciones de proyectos editoriales, los invitados explorarán los vínculos entre el mundo literario y la realidad continental. Sus conversaciones se convertirán después en el eje de un archivo digital que busca llevar estas ideas a un público global.

About the Author

Born in Caracas, Alberto Barrera Tyszka has published over a dozen works of poetry, short story, chronicle, novel, and biography. His most recent publications include the novels Patria o Muerte (2015) and Rating (2011), the poetic anthology La inquietud (2013), the collection of chronicles Un país a la semana (2013), and the short story collection Crímenes (2009). In 2005, he collaborated with Cristina Marcano to write the definitive biography of Hugo Chávez, Hugo Chávez sin uniforme: una historia personal (2005). Patria o muerte won the 2015 Premio Tusquets de Novela, and his novel La enfermedad, translated into English as The Sickness (2010), received the 2006 Herralde Award. Barrera also writes for television and has scripted soap operas for Venezuelan, Mexican, Colombian, and Argentinian networks.