Monthly Archives: September 2012

“Latino Filmmaking” event scheduled for October 11

Join us for a screening and discussion with emerging Latino filmmakers:

Thursday, October 11

6:30 PM

BMC  1.202

Free and Open to the Public.


Sponsors: Latino Media Studies Program, Department of Radio-Television-FilmCenter for Mexican American Studies and the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies (LLILAS) at The University of Texas at Austin

Upcoming events!

We are co-sponsoring some great events on campus and we welcome you to come check them out!

“Friend or Foe? The Role of the News Media in the Tucson Ethnic Studies Battle”
When: Noon on September 17
Where: Texas Union Chicano Culture Room (UNB 4.206)
Free and open to the public.

“Sexing the Borderlands: From the Midwest Corridor and Beyond”
When: 2:00 pm October 12 and 9:00 am-5:00 pm October 13
Where: Harry Ransom Prothro Theatre (October 12) and Texas Union Santa Rita Suite (UNB 3.502) (October 13)

We hope to see you there!

Latino Filmmaking Event

We are excited to announce our event, Latino Filmmaking, on Thursday, October 11!

The event will be in the Belo Center for New Media in BMC 1.202 from 6:30-8:30 pm. We will have guest speakers that will introduce their work and talk about the state of Latino filmmaking.

Our speakers include Miguel Alvarez, Sergio Carvajal, Maru Buendia-Senties and Alex Avila.

The event will be co-moderated by Dr. Joseph D. Straubhaar, Amon G. Carter Centennial Professor in Communication (Department of Radio-Televison-Film) and Jean Anne Lauer of Cine Las Americas.

The event is sponsored by the Latino Media Studies program and the Radio-Televison-Film department in the College of Communication at the University of Texas at Austin.

We hope to see you there!

You can RSVP and see more details about the event on the Facebook event page.