Events

UPCOMING

“Career Diversity and the Post-COVID-19 Job Market.” Crisis global, desigualdades y centralidad de la vida, International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA),Virtual Congress, May, 2021.

SELECTED PAST EVENTS

 “Dictatorship, Resistance, and Feminisms in Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro,” Lemann Center for Brazilian Studies, University of Illinois. February, 2021.

“A Reading a Discussion: Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro.” Leonard Lief Library, Lehman College, CUNY. February, 2021.

 “Brazil and United States Relations in the End of The Trump Era and the Continuity of Bolsonaro,” Instituto Federal de Educação do Maranhão, Brazil. January, 2021.

“Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro: the Soundtrack of Black and Feminist Movements.” Women and Gender Studies Fall Lecture Series, Lehman College, CUNY. November, 2020.

“Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro in the Context of the Brazilian Dictatorship.” Hispanic Heritage Month Lecture Series, Queens College. October, 2020.

“Book Talk: Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro.” Hispanic Heritage Month Lecture Series, Lehman College. September, 2020 (invited speaker).

“Latinx in the US Elections”. Focus Brazil Orlando. September, 2020 (invited speaker)

“Book Talk: Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro.” Hispanic Heritage Month Lecture Series, Lehman College. September, 2020 (invited speaker).

 “Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro: the Soundtrack of Black and Feminist Movements.” Brazil Research Seminar, Columbia University. March, 2020.

“Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro: the Soundtrack of Black and Feminist Movements in the Last Years of Brazilian Dictatorship.” Global Brazil Conference, Duke University. February, 2020 (invited speaker).

“Women, Immigration and Entrepreneurship,” Consulate of Brazil in New York. November, 2019. (invited panel moderator).

“The Works of Machado de Assis.” The Players Club, New York. November, 2019 (invited panel moderator).

“Book Talk about Sorriso Negro.” Focus Brasil Orlando, Florida. October, 2019 (invited speaker).

“Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro: the Soundtrack of Black and Feminist Movements in the Last Years of Brazilian Dictatorship.” Department of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Literatures, New York University. October, 2019 (invited speaker).

“A conversation with Brazilian author Silvio de Abreu,” Brazilian Consulate in New York, October, 2019 (invited moderator).

“Graduate School in the United States,” FDV (Faculdade de Direito de Vitória), September, 2019 (invited class) 

“Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro: The Soundtrack of Black and Feminist Movements in the Post Dictatorship Brazil.” Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS), Oaxaca, Mexico, March, 2019.

“Making Sense of the Crisis and of the Threat to Democracy in Brazil.” New York University, November, 2018 (moderator).

“Between Coups: Brazil and Chile Relations Before Allende and After 1964.” Transnational Counterrevolutions: Ideas and Practices of the Right in Latin America’s Cold War, Columbia University, November, 2018. (invited speaker)

Journalism in the Age of Disaster: Puerto Rico: La Tormenta, The Truth and Making Sense One Year After Hurricane Maria. Lehman College, October, 2018. (co-organizer)

Latinx Media in the Trump Era Lecture Series. Lehman College, March-April, 2018. (organizer)

“Onze de Setembro: Brazilian Narratives of the 1973 Coup in Chile.” Congresso Internacional de Americanistas (ICA), University of Salamanca, July, 2018. (presenter and panel coordinator)

Dona Ivone Lara’s Sorriso Negro: The Soundtrack of Black and Feminist Movements in the Post-Dictatorship Brazil, XXXVI International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA), Barcelona, May, 2018.

“Onze de Setembro: Brazilian Narratives of the 1973 Coup in Chile.” New York City Latin American History Workshop, New York University, April, 2018. (invited speaker)

“So Near and Yet So Far: Nationalism and Identity among Brazilian Exiles in Chile.” Brazilian Studies Association (BRASA), Brown University, April, 2016.

“The Political Situation in Brazil.” Brown University, November, 2015. (invited speaker)

“Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?: The impact of Fidel Castro’s 1971 visit to Santiago, Chile.” Simposio Internacional la Revolución Cubana: Génesis y Desarrollo Histórico, Havana, October, 2015.

“So Near and Yet So Far: Nationalism and Identity among Brazilian Exiles in Chile.” XXXIII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA), San Juan, Puerto Rico, May, 2015.

“So Near and Yet So Far: Nationalism and Identity among Brazilian Exiles in Chile.” Rocky Mountain Council for Latin American Studies (RMCLAS), Tucson, Arizona, May, 2015.

 “Dictatorship across Borders: The Brazilian influence on the overthrow of Salvador Allende” XXXII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA), Chicago, May, 2014.

“Dictatorship across Borders: Diplomatic Relations Between Brazil and Chile, and the overthrow of Salvador Allende.” Colloque Penser les Droites en Amérique Latine au XXe Siècle. Institut des Hautes Etudes sur l’Amérique Latine, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, France, January, 2014.

“El Modelo Brasileño y la Política Chilena.” Política y História de lo Político at Archivo Nacional de Chile, Santiago, Chile, October 2013.

“Dictatorship across Borders: The Brazilian influence on the overthrow of Salvador Allende.” Center for the United States and the Cold War Seminar Series, New York University, September 19, 2013.