Patagonia with Gustavo Fares

Patagonia: A journey to the end of the world This presentation delves into the captivating realm of the uttermost part of the earth, Patagonia, Argentina, where bandits were once welcomed, where communities of Welsh immigrants thrive, and where the environment is a testament to the enduring coexistence of humanity and nature. Gustavo Fares is a native […]

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Jorge Luis Borges, The First Q?

Jorge Luis Borges, The First Q? with Gustavo Fares In 1940, an obscure Argentine writer, Jorge Luis Borges, wrote about an imaginary sect that invented a society with its own culture, sciences, philosophy, and language. In the story, the sect’s fictional ideas ended up transforming the real world. Fast forward to 2022 in the United States, […]

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Latin@s in the United States

Through a series of thought experiments and real-life examples, the presentation will examine the notion of race and ethnicity as applied to Latin@s in the United Sates. We will review the historical formation of said group, its relations to Latin America, and present examples of its cultural and political expressions. Gustavo Fares, a native of […]

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