LACLS Film Series 2017 – Hija de la Laguna

105 Ten Hoor

Follow an Andean woman's fight to stop a mining firm from evicting her from her land in order to access the gold under her community's lake.


LACLS Film Series 2017 – También la Lluvia

105 Ten Hoor

As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local citizens rise up against plans to privatize the water supply to the city.


Gender Shrapnel in the Academic Workplace

Gorgas Library 205 , United States

Ellen Mayock, Ernest Williams II Professor of Spanish at Washington and Lee University, will present on her 2016 book Gender Shrapnel in the Academic Workplace, which examines colleges’ and universities’ uneven gender and intersectional dynamics across the spectrum of sexual discrimination, harassment, and retaliation and sexual assault and violence.  In this talk, Mayock will address in…

Free and open to the public.

Significant Outfits: Fashion and Spanish Cinema

Dr. Jorge Pérez, Professor of Iberian Literary and Cultural Studies at the University of Texas, Austin will present on the critical role of costume design in cinema. In this talk, Pérez will examine the significant use of Chanel garments in three films from Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar: Tacones lejanos (1991), Todo sobre mi madre (1999), and Los…

Free and open to the public

Dr. Kraemer workshop on task-based learning

Dr. Angelika Kraemer, Executive Associate Director of the Center for Language Teaching Advancement (CeLTA) at Michigan State University, will give a workshop on "Task-Based Language Teaching and Learning" February 1, 2018 3:30 to 5:30 pm 203 BB Comer Hall  

Dr. Maruta talk on Spanish Literature in Exile

Dr. Chikako Maruta, Visiting Scholar at Columbia University’s European Institute and Associate Professor of Spanish Language and Literature in the Faculty of Economics at Keio University (Japan), will give a talk on "Francisco Ayala and Literature in Exile": Thursday, February 1st Morgan Hall 301, 4:00 - 5:00 PM

The 8th Annual University of Alabama Languages Conference, February 9-10, 2018

The University of Alabama Languages Conference is an annual conference organized by the graduate students of The University of Alabama’s Department of Modern Languages & Classics, in collaboration with the graduate students of the Department of English and the TESOL program, as well as the College of Education.

Spanish Club – LEASF: Culture Night

Come join us for our monthly culture nights! These are monthly events where UA students are invited to join Alabama Students Without Borders in learning about different Latinx cultures through games, movies, guest speakers from UA and more! Culture nights will typically include free food and are open to all students at the University of Alabama.


Exotic Food Tasting Trip (EFTT)

200 BB Comer B. B. Comer, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States

We offer a tasting of different countries’ EXOTIC foods, made by students from all around the world. Come and join UA students/community to share, enjoy, learn and appreciate global environment and cultural diversity.