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"Queer Theory: The French Response." Bruno Perreau, MIT - Thursday, March 23; 5:00pm

March 20, 2017

In 2012 and 2013, masses of French citizens took to the streets to protest same-sex marriage and denounce queer theory (which they called “gender theory”) as its root. This condemnation of queer theory was driven by the fear that this ideology imported from the United States would not only pervert young people, but destroy the French nation itself.


Post-Graduation Fellowship in Brazil

February 15, 2017

The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies Brazil Post-Graduation Fellowship provides a one-year purposeful travel and professional exploration experience through a position with Harvard University’s Brazil Office in São Paulo.



Dalila Colucci Presents Her New Book "Un Sogno Fatto in Giappone. Goffredo Parise e Roland Barthes" (IN ITALIAN)

February 13, 2017

Dalila Colucci (Harvard University) will present her new book "Un sogno fatto in Giappone. Goffredo Parise e Roland Barthes"
Respondent: Luca Politi

De Bosis Colloquium in Italian Studies
Harvard University, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
Open to the public

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A Round Table with Jordi Savall - Monday, February 6th

January 31, 2017

Jordi Savall, director of Hesperion XXI and one of the world’s finest performers on the viola da gamba, will discuss his cross-cultural collaborations with musicians from across the Mediterranean diaspora in an evening roundtable moderated by Kate van Orden, Dwight P. Robinson Professor of Music, with Prof. Virginie Greene, Chair of the Committee on Medieval Studies, Department of Romance Languages and Literature, and Maria Dasca Batalla, RLL. 


Dante, Illuminated

January 30, 2017

Harvard Art Museums article with RLL Professor Elvira Di Fabio and Teaching Fellow Matthew Collins.

Internship Opportunity in Sao Paolo for Harvard Undergrads

January 24, 2017

The Center on the Developing Child has partnered with the Institute of Politics at the Kennedy School and the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS) to co-sponsor a Director’s Internship for a qualified undergraduate student at São Paulo State Department for Social Development & Social Assistance in São Paulo, Brazil.