Heritage / Past events

You're viewing a list of 58 past events in Heritage. Events published before May 2013 can be found in our archives.

¡Resiliencia! The Experience of Jewish Communities in Spain and the Americas
  • Heritage
  • Albuquerque

¡Resiliencia! The Experience of Jewish Communities in Spain and the Americas

This festival features a week of films, music, food, exhibits, and lectures highlighting the extraordinary journey of the Jewish people to Spanish-speaking countries.

May 16 – May 23, 2019

500th Anniversary of the First Circumnavigation: A Milestone that Connected the World
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

500th Anniversary of the First Circumnavigation: A Milestone that Connected the World

On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the first circumnavigation, a panel of historians discuss the historical relevance of this milestone and how it transformed the world.

Apr 29, 2019

From Plaza Mayor to Washington Square: Spanish Republican Exiles at NYU
  • Heritage
  • New York

From Plaza Mayor to Washington Square: Spanish Republican Exiles at NYU

In these round table discussions, María Dueñas (visiting author) James D. Fernández (NYU, FAS), Juan José Herrera de la Muela (Consulate General of Spain in New York), Alexander Nagel (NYU, IFA), Edward Sullivan (NYU, IFA) and Marisol Tellería discuss the legacy of Spanish Republican exiles in the U.S.

Apr 2, 2019

Women, Violence and the Inquisition
  • Heritage
  • Boston

Women, Violence and the Inquisition

This conference attempts to carry out a study on the situation of women in the New Spanish Inquisition.

Mar 21, 2019

The Spanish Craze by Richard Kagan
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

The Spanish Craze by Richard Kagan

Professor Richard L. Kagan presents his new book, followed by a conversation with Suzanne Schadl, chief of the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress.

Mar 7, 2019

Experience Spain
  • Heritage
  • Phoenix

Experience Spain

Experience Spain brings together the country’s diverse cultural and musical traditions with interactive workshops, music and dance performances, cultural talks, and more.

Jan 19 – Jan 20, 2019

CISLANDERUS
  • Heritage
  • New Orleans

CISLANDERUS

This exhibition focuses on the legacy of the descendants of Canary Islanders in Lousiana, a unique Spanish community in the United States.

Dec 20 – Jun 2, 2019

40 years of the Spanish Constitution
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

40 years of the Spanish Constitution

The Spanish Embassy in Washington, D.C. celebrates the 40 Anniversary of the Spanish Constitution.

Dec 14, 2018

Remembering Gálvez: a three-part tribute
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Remembering Gálvez: a three-part tribute

A new project reveals three initiatives that will take place in Houston in 2019 in honor of Bernardo de Gálvez and his crucial role in the American Revolution.

Nov 13, 2018

Invisible Immigrants: a colloquium on the shared history of Spain and the U.S.
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Invisible Immigrants: a colloquium on the shared history of Spain and the U.S.

Luis Argeo and Professor James D. Fernández explore the history of Spanish immigration to the U.S. through the presentation of their project “Invisible Immigrants: Spaniards in the US (1868-1945).”

Nov 8, 2018

Spain’s Involvement in the American Revolution
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain’s Involvement in the American Revolution

This joint program of the Embassy of Spain and the National Museum of American History explores various aspects of the global nature of the American Revolution, focusing particularly on the involvement of Spain in the war.

Oct 25, 2018

The Spanish Monarchy in North America in the Eighteenth Century
  • Heritage
  • New Orleans

The Spanish Monarchy in North America in the Eighteenth Century

Felipe Fernández-Armesto explains the larger context of Spanish imperialism and its influence in New Orleans at the Historic New Orleans Collection.

Oct 11, 2018

Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States by Carmen Benito-Vessels
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States by Carmen Benito-Vessels

The Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress hosts the talk “Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States: Four Characters from the 16th Century in Search of an Author” by Carmen Benito-Vessels.

Oct 4, 2018

Recovered Memories: Spain and the Support for the American Revolution
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Recovered Memories: Spain and the Support for the American Revolution

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain hosts this engaging and carefully documented survey of Spain’s contribution to the founding of the United States.

Sep 28 – Nov 18, 2018

Smithsonian Folklife Festival – Catalonia: Tradition and Creativity from the Mediterranean
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian Folklife Festival – Catalonia: Tradition and Creativity from the Mediterranean

Visitors to the 2018 Smithsonian Folklife Festival can see how Catalan people channel their creativity to ensure the vitality of their local cultures and livelihoods.

Jun 27 – Jul 8, 2018

Alba’s 82nd Annual Celebration
  • Heritage
  • New York

Alba’s 82nd Annual Celebration

The Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives (ALBA) honors the 3,000 Americans who volunteered in the Spanish Civil War to fight fascism.

May 12, 2018