Lago Conference 2016: Liberalism & Its Discontents

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Latin American Graduate Organization - LAGO says
Please join us for our annual graduate student conference. All events listed are FREE and OPEN to the public.

LINEUP:
THURSDAY, JANUARY 28th

Panel A 9:30-11:00
Brazilian Politics, Media, and Identity 1
(Bilingual Panel in Portuguese/English)
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Christopher Dunn
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Race 201

Panel B 9:30-11:00
Indigenous Rights and Activism
(Bilingual Panel in Spanish/English)
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Judith Maxwell
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Rechler 202

Panel C 11:15-12:45
Land and Labor
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Jimmy Huck
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Race 201

Panel D 11:15-12:45
Brazilian Politics, Media, and Identity 2
(Panel in Portuguese)
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Mauro Porto
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Rechler 202

Panel E 1:30-3:00
Neoliberalism and Development Projects
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Laura Murphy
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Race 201

Panel F 1:30-3:00
Gender in Brazil
(Bilingual Panel in Portuguese/English)
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Steven Butterman
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Rechler 202

Panel G 3:30-5:00
Education and Language
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Jimmy Huck
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Race 201

Panel H 3:30-5:00
Music, Film, and Digital Media in Latin America
(Bilingual Panel in Spanish and English)
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Marilyn Miller
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) Rechler 202

Community Event: 6:00-9:00 pm
Organizing and Action: Detention Centers and the Prison Industrial Complex
Ashé Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA
https://www.facebook.com/events/1744940715740944/


FRIDAY JANUARY 29th

Panel I 9:30-11:00
Politics and Independence in Latin American History
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Justin Wolfe
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) 203 Stibbs

Panel J 9:30-11:00
Latin American Literature and Film
(Panel in Spanish)
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Maureen Shea
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) 210 McKeever

Panel K 11:15-12:45
Art, Activism, and The Power of Images
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Delia Solomons
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) 210 McKeever

Panel L 2:15-3:45
Tourism, Neoliberalism, and U.S. Imperialism in Latin America
Panel Moderated By: Dr. Jana Lipman
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) 210 McKeever

TOUR of the The Latin American Library at Tulane University Special Collections 2:15-3:30pm
RSVP required.
More information: http://lal.tulane.edu/lago

KEYNOTE LECTURE "Liberalism, Human Rights and the Politics of Exclusion" by Professor Elliott Young
4:00PM-5:30PM
Location: Jones Hall 100/Greenleaf Conference Room

PACHANGA 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
Come enjoy free Cuban food, live music, and drinks in our patio outside Jones Hall.
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