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.
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."
“The Body Unveiled: Anatomy and Interiority in Early Modern Spain,” on
Friday, April 21, starting at 1PM. New Cabell Hall, room 594.
Please join us on Wednesday, April 19 in New Cabell 058 at 7:00pm for a screening of También la lluvia.
Synopsis: As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply.
¿Interested? Check out the trailer: https://youtu.be/vFozF1ATuBU
Belonging to Exile: The Elusive Homelands of the Sephardic Jews
The defense will be held Monday April 17 in the North Oval room of the Rotunda at 9am.
“Transnational Racial Identities in Twentieth-Century Cuba and Brazil”
The defense will be held Thursday April 13 at Pavilion VIII 103 at 10am.
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