The Charles A. Hale Lecture honors the memory of Professor Charles A. Hale (1930 - 2008), a specialist in Latin American liberalism and intellectual history. He was a distinguished scholar and faculty member at the University of Iowa from 1966 - 1997.
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Hey Honorables! Join ICFRC and guest speaker Deb Dunkhase for "Iowa Most: Bringing Miles of Smiles to the Indigenous Mayans of Guatemala"! You will only need to register if you plan to attend in-person: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eiphoq... to follow health protocols for events, including wearing masks and social distancing. If you will not attend in person, you can view the program live via City Channel 4. You can access the livestream exactly at 12 p.m. …
Monday, November 1, 2021 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
Please join us for a bilingual reading with Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Visiting Professor, Hector Abad Faciolince. This event will be held in Spanish and English. This event is sponsored by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
Wednesday, November 3, 2021 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol Museum
Hector Abad Faciolince, Ida Cordelia Beam Disinguished Visiting Professor, and Horacio Castellanos Moya, from the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Iowa, will discuss Latin American literature and their shared experiences as writers in exile from political voilence. Reception to follow. This event is made possible by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, the International Writing Program (IWP), the Obermann…
Thursday, November 4, 2021 7:15pm to 9:15pm
FREE ADMISSION "El olvido que seremos/Memories of my father," directed by Oscar-winner Fernando Trueba, is the story of Hector Abad's family and childhood in Medlin, Colombia. The assassination of his father, a beloved human rights activist, shook the nation. Presented in Spanish with English subtitles; after the film, Abad will answer questions in Spanish and English. This event is made possible by Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese…
Friday, November 12, 2021 2:30pm to 4:30pm
University Capitol Centre
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