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June 22, 2022
On May 13 this year, Yale hosted the Seventh Annual Political Economy of Latin America (PELA) Conference. The PELA group is a joint initiative between the political science departments at Columbia, NYU, Princeton University, and Yale. PELA brings...
June 15, 2022
Professor David Jackson (Yale) and Andrew Curran (Wesleyan) published a lavishly illustrated article in Folha de S. Paulo titled “Diderot anticipated Darwin, attacked God and inspired Machado.” The original story can be viewed here or in the PDF...
June 14, 2022
June 20th marks the anniversary of the United Nations’ Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees in 1951, which outlined many basic human rights for refugees, such as the right to education and the protection from punishment for illegal entry...
June 9, 2022
The seventh edition of the annual Sustainable Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (SDLAC) Conference, co-hosted by the Yale School of the Environment and the Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies at the MacMillan Center, was held...
June 1, 2022
Poesia-Crítica-Tradução. Haroldo de Campos e a educação dos sentidos Eduardo Jorge de Oliveira (U Zürich) and Kenneth David Jackson (eds.) Contains essays by Yale’s Deptartment of Spanish and Portuguese PhD students O livro reúne vinte e um...
May 26, 2022
On Wednesday, May 4, a group of several dozen students, faculty, and staff gathered in Luce Hall to hear from Maria-Noel Vaeza, Regional Director of UN Women for Latin America and the Caribbean, during her two-day visit to Yale. Vaeza’s visit...
May 23, 2022
On May 20th, the Gender and Policy Forum of the Latin American Interdisciplinary Gender Network held its final session of the year, focused on research about  gender inequality in academia and especially STEM. An introduction about LAIGN’s previous...