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latin american scene

Each year, LASP sponsors a variety of lectures and performances that are open to the surrounding communities. Past events have included lectures by scholars, journalists, and politicians, and presentations by poets, novelists, and musicians.

The Program reaches out to the Latino community in the Greater Philadelphia Area by linking up with high schools and cultural organizations. The Program also provides guidance to students interested in careers related to Latin America.

Upcoming Events


Conference on Latin American Studies and Open House
Student Research in Focus
Friday, November 13, 2015
11:3- A.M. ~5:30 P.M.
Bartley Hall, Room 3010

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Carla Guerro-Montero, Professor of Anthropology, University of Delaware

"Cultural Heritage and the Tourist Gaze in Brazil's Quilombo Residual Communities"

Sponsored by: The Greater Philadelphia Latin American Studies Consortium (GPLASC) & Villanova University -Latin American Studies Program Celebrating the 27th Year

Contact Information

Latin American Studies
Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Saint Augustine Center Room 273
Villanova, PA 19085

Program Director
Dr. Satya Pattnayak, 610.519.4773
Administrative Assistant
Joyce Harden, 610.519.4640
Office: SAC 277



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