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Screening followed by Q&A with director LEANDRA LEAL, producers CAROL BENJAMIN and RITA TOLEDO, and music composer PLINIO PROFETA
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Melnitz Hall 1409


Weaving Generations Together

You are invited to join us at Powell Library for the opening reception to Weaving Generations Together: Evolving Creativity in the Maya of Chiapas Exhibition!
Thursday, October 05, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
UCLA Powell Library


Día de los Muertos in Guatemala: Celebrating the dead through the art of giant kites

Hands-on workshop on Guatemalan Barriletes
Saturday, October 07, 2017
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM


Combined Prevention: A New Look at the Epidemic

Monday, October 16, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1-441 MRL


Paz y justicia

A community talk and discussion with Ysamur Flores Peña
Friday, October 20, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Avenue 50 Studio


New Developments on Cuban Cyberpunk Literature

Professor Emily Maguire will be providing an overview on cyberpunk literature in Cuba.
Thursday, October 26, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Lydeen Library


The Brazilian Film, TV and Video on Demand Industry

Distinguished Brazilian audiovisual professionals discuss opportunities for co-production, partnerships and the regulatory system in Brazil.
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel


Poets and Prophets of the Resistance

Professor Joaquín M. Chávez will be speaking about his recently published book Poets and Prophets of the Resistance: Intellectuals and the Origins of El Salvador´s Civil War (Oxford University Press, 2017).
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Young Research Library 11360