Film Screening: “Dolores” and conversation with director Peter Bratt

Please join the Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies for the 2018 CLLAS Latinx Heritage Month events On October 22!

CLLAS Teach-In: Film & Activism with Director Peter Bratt

Monday, October 22, 11:00am-12:00pm

Crater Lake North, EMU

Light refreshments to follow

Dolores, Film Screening & Discussion with Director Peter Bratt

Monday, October 22, 4:00pm-6:30pm

Redwood Auditorium, EMU

Free and open to the public

Dolores Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. An equal partner in co-founding the first farm workers unions with Cesar Chavez, her enormous contributions have gone largely unrecognized. Dolores tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice alongside Chavez, becoming one of the most defiant feminists of the twentieth century—and she continues the fight to this day, at 87. With intimate and unprecedented access to this intensely private mother to eleven, the film reveals the raw, personal stakes involved in committing one’s life to social change.

Event cosponsors: School of Journalism and Communication, Division of Equity and Inclusion, College of Arts and Sciences, Center for the Study of Women in Society, Department of Cinema Studies, Multicultural Center, Department of Folklore, Department of Romance Languages, Department of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Department of Ethnic Studies, Clark Honors College, Latin American Studies.

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Black Latina the Play, Friday October 19, 7:30 PM

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Jordan Schnitzer Upcoming Events

Have you heard? La Ofrenda is here! Stop by and join in the multiple events associated with its visit.

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Latinx Heritage Month Events

2018 Latinx Poster

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Tricks to Inherit, World Premiere of the newly translated play by Fermín de Reygadas

UO Students FREE*
$8 Seniors, Non-UO Students & Youth / $10 Adult
At the Robinson Theatre
Miller Theatre Complex, NW UO Campus
1231 University of Oregon Eugene, OR 97403

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Talk with artist Rodrigo Valenzuela and curator Cheryl Hartup

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Mark your calendars for the Patos Primavera Pachanga!

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The Second Week of April is Beta Week

Students, next week come find out about the Beta fraternity!

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Congratulations P.A.T.O.S. Awards Recipients!

The Patos Avanzand Tradiciones Orgullosamente y Sobresaliendo (P.A.T.O.S.) Awards were given out last week. Felicitaciones to all awardees!

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Auditions for “Tricks to Inherit,” February 3, 2018

Are you interested in acting on stage? Come and audition for the comedy:

(originally, Astucias por heredar un sobríno por un tío) by Fermín de Reygadas

Written in Mexico City in 1789, and performed in Alta California sometime before 1821, the play is known as the oldest example of theatre in California. It was recently rediscovered by Prof. Pedro García-Caro and, now translated into English, it will be performed at the University Theatre in May 2018!

When: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018: 12 – 3 pm
Where: Robinson Theatre, UO
How: Actors should arrive dressed to move, with one 1-minute monologue, preferably classical. If you don’t have a monologue, no problem, one will be provided for you there. If you’d like to receive one in advance or if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to e-mail the director, Olga Sanchez S, at:

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We look forward to seeing you!

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