Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies

May 2018 News

May 22, 2018
On April 23, the MacMillan Center hosted Cristobal Rovira Kaltwasser for his talk, “Studying Transatlantic Populism: State of the Art and Avenues for Further Research.” An Associate Professor at the School of Political Science of Diego Portales...
Panelists at the CLAIS Graduate/Professional Students’ Conference
May 18, 2018
The Council on Latin America and Iberian Studies Graduate Student Affiliates Network seeks to strengthen exchange and innovation in the graduate student community through supporting academic research and social gatherings. The mission is to foster...
Participants collaboratively analyzing colonial-era documents during the Warsaw Nahuatl Seminar’s documentary analysis
May 14, 2018
Yale University’s Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies (CLAIS) hosted 2018’s Northeastern Group of Nahuatl Scholars between Friday, May 11 and Sunday, May 13.  Nahuatl is the language of the Aztecs of Central Mexico before the Spanish...
Professor Stuart Schwartz welcomes participants at conference.
May 11, 2018
On May 7, the Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies at the MacMillan Center and the Ministry of Education of Brazil co-sponsored a conference titled, “Brazilian Studies in the United States: The Road Ahead.” The conference represents an...
Professor Funes moderating the first panel, “Natural Resources in the Developmental Ages” featuring Charlotte Dougall (Yale University), Eric Gettig (Georgetown University), and Caroline Kuritzkes (Yale University).
May 7, 2018
On May 5, the Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies at the MacMillan Center hosted the “Building Bridges Beyond Disciplines: Graduate Students’ Research on Cuba” conference as a part of its Cuba Initiative. The conference showcased advanced...