Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies


Photo by Orel Beilinson
October 23, 2020
The Councils on Latin American & Iberian Studies (CLAIS) and European Studies (ESC) at the MacMillan Center are proud to announce the winners of the “Fall 2020 Photo-Essay Competition: Reflections on Research.” Yale undergraduate and graduate...
Pablo Vidal, Universidad Católica de Valencia (UCV)
October 21, 2020
The following interview is part of the European Studies Council and Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies collaborative collection titled “On the Ground Perspectives.” This new series features our international academic collaborators and...
Boris Muñoz, Maria Sol Borja, Jacqueline Fowks, and Daniel Matamala from top left to bottom right
October 16, 2020
Over 80 people virtually attended the Roundtable on Protests in Latin America, a Spanish-language webinar hosted by the Council for Latin American and Iberian Studies, on Wednesday, October 7. The event was moderated by Professor Maria Jose Hierro...
October 13, 2020
Originally from Puerto Rico, Professor Ana Ramos-Zayas attended Yale University as an undergraduate. After holding a post-doctoral fellowship at Harvard University and academic positions at Rutgers University-New Brunswick and the City University of...
Paula Escobar Chavarria
October 12, 2020
On September 23rd, CLAIS hosted Paula Escobar Chavarría, an award winning Chilean journalist, author, professor, and 2012 Yale World Fellow to speak on “Coronavirus & Gender: The Other Pandemic in Chile.” This event was a collaboration with the...
October 1, 2020
Resistance & Resilience: Responses to the Climate Crisis from Cuba & Puerto Rico, was an online forum held on September 23 as the first event of a new conference series, sponsored by CLAIS, Fundación Antonio Núñez Jiménez, YSE, The Caribbean...
September 24, 2020
Professor David Jackson was recently featured as a speaker on the journalism of Patrícia Galvão, a renowned Brazilian writer, hosted by Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo. Please see link to his talk here.