Nov 1: Berkeley’s Thomas Laqueur looks at how societies have dealt with death and the dead throughout history on the Day of the Dead.

Oct 26 - Cine Latino: "The Mexican Suitcase" traces the path of the Spanish Civil War's famous photos.

"Heart of Spain," a musical now playing at the Zellerbach Playhouse, on the Spanish Civil War.

Oct 27-28: CLAS-supported researchers present the results of their work at our research symposium.

Upcoming Events

Cine Latino

Directed by Trisha Ziff (Mexico, Spain, USA 2011)

Wednesday, October 26 | 7:00 pm

Research presentations

Thursday, October 27 | Th and Fri, 2:00 - 4:30 pm

Thomas Laqueur

Tuesday, November 1 | 4:00 pm

Cine Latino

Image from "The Mexican Suitcase." (Courtesy of 212BerlinFilms.)
"The Mexican Suitcase," tracing the path of the Spanish Civil War's famous photos.

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"Heart of Spain" recreates the famous Spanish Civil War photo "Falling Man." (Photo by Alessandra Mello.)
"Heart of Spain", a musical production of Berkeley's Department of Theater, Dance and Performance Arts on the Spanish Civil War.

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