Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies

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Professor Carla Rothlin
July 28, 2020
The Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies recently had a chance to speak with Professor Carla Rothlin at the Yale School of Medicine. See below for her bio and brief Q&A related to her research and a new immunology virtual series....
Bruce Ackerman
July 17, 2020
Introductory Note: This is an expanded version of an essay written by Bruce Ackerman,  Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science, originally published in Portuguese by the Correio Braziliense on Monday, July 13, 2020. Here is an English...
June 2, 2020
Professor Claudia Valeggia, chair for the Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies (CLAIS), and Professor Ana De La O, Director for Undergraduate Studies for the Latin American Studies major, are pleased to announce that three students—Delia...
June 2, 2020
This past year Leslie Harkema was asked to serve on the reading committee for the translation prize given by the Queen Sofía Spanish Institute in New York City. The prize was for the best English translation of Spanish-language poetry from Spain...
Colum O'Connor
May 29, 2020
A Cuban-American from Brooklyn, New York, Colum O’Connor is a Yale College Class of 2018 Latin American Studies graduate. A talented drummer and musician with a passion for educational equity, O’Connor is now a second-grade teacher...
May 28, 2020
On December 14, 2019, Luce Hall was filled with scholars from around the world who gathered to discuss the life, work, and legacy of Brazilian poet, critic, professor and translator Haroldode Campos (1929-2003). The day-long conference “Poetry,...
Students and Faculty in front of the Capitolio in Havana (Photo by Daniel Juarez)
May 27, 2020
Written by Alison Kibbe, Teaching Fellow for the 2020 History and Culture of Cuba course, a doctoral student in African-American Studies & American Studies, and a CLAIS graduate affiliate. For the past five years, one of the cornerstones of the...