Central American Studies

Central American Studies Events

Memory, Culture, and Identity in El Salvador—Carlos Henríquez Consalvi, director and founder of the Museum of Word and Image

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Carlos Henríquez Consalvi,

A presentation by Carlos Henríquez Consalvi, director and founder of the Museum of Word and Image.  Carlos Henríquez Consalvi “Santiago” was born in the Venezuelan Andes. He studied journalism in Caracas. In 1972, he traveled to Managua—destroyed by the earthquake—to help the victims. Later, he got involved as a journalist in the opposition against the dictatorship of Anastasio Somoza. In 1979, after the fall of the dictatorship, he participated in the establishment of alternative media in the region. Read more

Dr. Edgar Esquit

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Image of Dr. Edgar Esquit

Education and the Reproduction of Life in the Maya Communities of Guatemala Read more

Prison of Trees

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm

Flyer for event on 11/21/17

Prison of Trees - A film by Guillermo Escalón and Rodrigo Rey Rosa Read more

Paradise Lost?

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm

Image of flyer for event on 11/06/17

Paradise Lost?  Anti-Blackness and Garifuna Resistance in Honduras Read more

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