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May4

The President's Recent Trip to Cuba and Next Steps in US-Cuban Relations

Mark Wells, US State Department on US-Cuban Relations
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
1:30 PM
UCLA Bunche Hall, Room 10383

May4

Contemporary Mexican Featherwork:

Dr. María Olvido Moreno will discuss the history and evolution of Mexican featherwork.
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Bunche Hall 6275

May4

Brazil's Current Political Crisis

A UCLA Forum on Facts, Concerns & Questions about Brazil's Current Political Crisis
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs building

May4

BRANCO SAI, PRETO FICA (WHITE OUT, BLACK IN)

Directed by Adirley Queirós
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Melnitz Hall 1409

May5

From Shipmates to Soldiers

This book discuses the history of slave trading and slavery, as well as the lives and experiences of Africans and their descendants along the Río de Plata Region.
Thursday, May 05, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lydeen Library

May6

El Penacho de Moctezuma

Documentary Screening of "Penacho de Moctezuma." A Q&A with Dr. María Olvido Moreno Guzmán will follow.
Friday, May 06, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Royce Hall 314

May11

Securing Sex

This book discusses the history of right-wing politics in Brazil.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
History Reading Room 6265

May12

Contemporary Indigenous and Native American Cultures in North and Central America

A symposium on Contemporary Indigenous and Native American Cultures in North and Central America. Symposium will be moderated by Sociology Professor Rubén Hernandez- Léon and History Professor Kevin Terraciano.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bunche Hall Room 6275

May12

Panel on ISIS

A panel on ISIS featuring James L. Gelvin (History, UCLA) and Aslı Ü. Bâli (School of Law, UCLA/Center for Near Eastern Studies). Part of the the Global Speakers Series, a collaboration with the International Programs and Centers at West LA College and UCLA.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
West Los Angeles College

May18

The State, Politics, and Policies

Jorge Neves (professor of sociology and former dean, College of Philosophy and Human Sciences, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil) speaks about his new book.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Bunche Hall 6275