Past Events

Advancing the Human Rights of LGBTQ+ Persons Worldwide

Thursday, 6/23/2022, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

A discussion on the role of the State Department in advancing human rights, the status of LGBTQI+ persons worldwide, and avenues to advance equality.

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Latinos in the U.S. Presents: La Manplesa

Screening and Q&A

Tuesday, 4/26/2022, 3:30pm - 7:59pm

Producer Quique Aviles and director Ellie Walton will join us for a public screening of the documentary La Manplesa!

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Diálogos Hispanos

Narcoliteratura, entre la ficción y la realidad

Tuesday, 4/26/2022, 1:00pm - 7:59pm

Élmer Mendoza es un escritor mexicano de novela negra, representante de la llamada narcoliteratura.

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Corito Sano

Friday, 4/22/2022, 6:00pm - Saturday, 4/23/2022, 7:59pm

Corito Sano aims to celebrate the Latinx and Black communities on GW's campus! There will be dance presentations, great music and empanadas. 

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LatinXpression Series: Florecer Aquí y Allá

Activism After Deportation and Coerced Return

Tuesday, 3/29/2022, 6:30pm - 7:59pm

How do returnees and deportees organize for social justice in Mexico and beyond?

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MWWIR: Uber Kente

On Demand Racial Justice in Washington, D.C.

Friday, 3/25/2022, 12:00pm - 7:59pm

The dramatic growth of Uber has transformed many aspects of life in Washington, D.C. but what accounts for Uber’s success in the city?

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MWWIR: Turkey's Ethno Sexual Others: Migrant Women as the "Scarlet Lettered" ones of the New Turkey

Friday, 2/25/2022, 12:00pm - 6:59pm

Dilek Cindoğlu is a Fulbright Senior Scholar at Georgetown University ISIM and a Professor of Sociology at Kadir Has University. She is a graduate of Bogazici U

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Sophia Endowed Lecture 2022

Heretical (Re)visions of La Virgen de Guadalupe

Friday, 2/11/2022, 4:00pm - 6:59pm

This talk engages themes of decoloniality, religion, and gender through the lens of Latinx decolonial feminisms and the complex figure of La Virgen de Guadalupe

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MWWIR: The Fiscal Impact of Immigration in the United States

Friday, 1/28/2022, 12:00pm - 6:59pm

Anna Maria Mayda is an Associate Professor of Economics at Georgetown's School of Foreign Service and in the Department of Economics.

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"The Echo of Agency" with Dr. Manuel Vargas

GW Dept. of Philosophy - Griffith Endowed Lecture

Friday, 11/19/2021, 4:00pm - 6:59pm

The arrangement of the social world seems to matter for moral responsibility, and in general, how we think about the nature of other people’s actions.