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Speaker Series; Sept 20 at noon: Does Political Representation Increase Participation? Evidence from Party Candidate Lotteries in Mexico

September 20th, 2021

Does Political Representation Increase Participation? Evidence from Party Candidate Lotteries in Mexico By: Dr. Mathias Poertner The first in our 2021 Fall Series: Political Accountability…  read more

A New Political Uprising: Perspectives on Haitian Current Events

April 8th, 2021
12:30 PM CDT

Conflict over the tenure of Haitian president Jovenel Moise represents a critical moment for Haitian democratic society. The discussion brings together a panel of homegrown…  read more

Criminal Leviathans: How Gangs Govern, Organize Crime, and Threaten the State from Behind Bars

March 17th, 2021
12 noon

Criminal Leviathans: How Gangs Govern, Organize Crime, and Threaten the State from Behind Bars Dr. Ben Lessing – University of Chicago Register here: Zoom Registration…  read more

"The Cuban Economy: Performance, Problems, and Prospects" with Dr. Paolo Spadoni

February 4th, 2021 - November 30th, 1899
12:30 PM Central

View the recording of this event on the Stone Center YouTube Channel At the beginning of 2021, the Cuban economy finds itself in very precarious…  read more

Canceled: "Brazil in the 21st Century" event with Dr. Idelber Avelar and Sergio Moro

October 7th, 2020

Unfortunately, this event has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances.  read more

Perspectives on Latin America

April 17th, 2020

The Mother of All Storms: Venezuela and the COVID-19 Crisis. Join via Zoom:  read more

Spring Series: Now on Zoom

February 17th, 2020

Please check back for a Zoom link to our April 3 event shortly In the 2020 spring series, Markets, the State, and Democracy in Latin…  read more

Political Protest and Democratic Crisis in Brazil and Argentina

February 13th, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

The panel will include two presentations: “The new pattern of democratic crisis in Brazil and Argentina,” by Leornardo Avritzer (UFMG, Brazil), and “The Brazilian 2013…  read more

FLAS Summer Fellowship Application Deadline: February 14th, 2020

January 22nd, 2020 - February 14th, 2020

The Stone Center for Latin American Studies receives funding from the U.S. Department of Education’s Title VI program for Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS)…  read more

U.S. Sanctions and Venezuela's Humanitarian Crisis: a discussion with Francisco Rodriguez

December 2nd, 2019
12:30 - 2:00 pm

The Venezuelan economy has descended into ever-worsening chaos since the beginning of the administration of Nicolás Maduro. U.S. economic sanctions, which began with financial sanctions…  read more

2019 17th Annual Tulane University Student Conference on Latin America (TUSCLA/TUCLA)

November 23rd, 2019
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

The Stone Center’s annual TUSCLA conference is an interdisciplinary student symposium in which seniors from the Latin American Studies undergraduate core seminar, first-year graduate students…  read more

Latin American Writers Series: Alberto Barrera Tyszka

November 21st, 2019
5:30 pm

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…  read more

Latin American Writers Series: Martín Fernández (Casa Editorial HUM/Estuario Editora)

November 14th, 2019
5:30 pm

Martín Fernández, editorial director of Casa Editorial HUM and Estuario Editora in Montevideo, Uruguay, presents the houses’ histories, missions, and ongoing projects. His presentation sheds…  read more

Latin American Writers Series: Power Paola

November 7th, 2019
5:30 pm

Ecuadorian author and Tulane Visiting scholar Gabriela Alemán interviews Colombian writer and visual artist Power Paola about her life, interests, and influences. Their discussion will…  read more

Latin American Writers Series: Andrea Palet (Editorial Laurel)--POSTPONED

October 24th, 2019

Due to the current unrest in Chile, this event has been postponed until further notice. More details coming soon. Editorial Director Andrea Palet presents the…  read more