Centro de las Américas Public Lecture: Sugar, Knowledge, and the History of Capitalism

Please join us on Friday, May 5, at 2 pm in Hotel A (Center for Global Inquiry & Innovation) for a public lecture by David Singerman, Americas Center/Centro de las Américas, Visiting Scholar.

The talk, '"En la producción azucarera todo está metrificado': Sugar, Knowledge, and The History of Capitalism,” will be followed by a reception.

Davide Domenici: Color and Codices in DH Studies

On Thursday, April 27, Professor Davide Domenici (University of Bologna) will speak with undergraduate and graduate students in Latin American Digital Humanities (SPAN 7559/4993) and Indigenous North American Arts (ARTH 3595, Arts Practicum). Please join us in Alderman 317 from 11-12:15 pm to learn about new research into the Mesoamerican writing systems, spiritualities, and color symbolism.

Davide Domenici Roundtable: "Material Indians: Early Modern Circulation of Ethnographica."

Please join us on Thursday, May 4, from 2:30-4 pm in Wilson 142 for a roundtable discussion with Professor Davide Domenici (Dipartimento di Storia Culture Civiltà/Department of History, Culture, and Civilization, University of Bologna).

As part of Professor Domenici's week-long visit to UVa, sponsored by the Institute of the Humanities & Global Cultures, we'll discuss "Material Indians: Early Modern Circulation of Ethnographica and the Construction of the Indies as a Global Category."

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Graduation

May 19, 2017

Finals Weekend 2017 will take place Friday, May 19 through Sunday, May 21. Finals Exercies for the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences will be on Saturday, May 20 and the... Read»

Congratulations, Rachel Gardella!

April 11, 2017

Congratulations to Rachel Gardella, a 3rd year student in the interdisciplinary linguistics major, for receiving this year's... Read»

Job Announcement: In-Residence Director, Casa Bolívar

April 10, 2017

La Casa Bolívar is seeking an In-Residence Director/Language Assistant for the 2017-2018 academic year.

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