Sketching the future / Past events

You're viewing a list of 31 past events in Sketching the future. Events published before May 2013 can be found in our archives.

There is Water: Art and Sustainable Practices at By the People Festival
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  • Washington, D.C.

There is Water: Art and Sustainable Practices at By the People Festival

During the “By the People Festival” and as part of the program “Fair Water: A Right of All,” a panel discussion aims to explore current water-related challenges from an artistic perspective.

Jun 20, 2019

Fair Water: The Water Office Workshops
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  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: The Water Office Workshops

This series of workshops explores the current debate on global water challenges through artistic practices, presenting art both as a tool of action and a key element to rethink the importance of artistic practices in relation to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Jun 19 – Jun 30, 2019

Fair Water: A Human Rights and Gender Perspective
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  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: A Human Rights and Gender Perspective

This conference addresses the situation of the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, with a particular focus on the USA, while also exploring the links between water and gender equality.

Jun 13, 2019

Fair Water: Tackling Global Water Challenges
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  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: Tackling Global Water Challenges

This workshop discusses the most recent trends in water, the challenges we are facing, and how we can turn them into opportunities to build a more sustainable future.

May 21, 2019

Fair Water: A Right of All
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  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: A Right of All

This new program is dedicated to the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, sustainability and diplomacy in the arts, and will include a series of events running from May to September.

May 16 – Sep 27, 2019

Is Spanish Gender Fair?
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  • Washington, D.C.

Is Spanish Gender Fair?

This colloquium in Spanish on language, gender, and inclusion explores the current issues regarding feminist language planning and gender-fair language use in Spain.

Mar 19, 2019

Joan Llorach: Modern Populisms and Social Division
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  • Washington, D.C.

Joan Llorach: Modern Populisms and Social Division

Catalan author Joan Llorach gives a lecture entitled “How Modern Populisms Promise to Solve Economic Grievances but End Up Delivering Social Division.”

Mar 14, 2019

Dr. Valentín Fuster: Corporate Wellness – Your Heart Matters
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  • New York

Dr. Valentín Fuster: Corporate Wellness – Your Heart Matters

World-renowned Spanish cardiologist Dr. Valentin Fuster discusses how the introduction of awareness and prevention into corporate culture can reduce the spread of cardiovascular diseases.

May 17, 2018

20th Anniversary of the Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies
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  • New York

20th Anniversary of the Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies

Members of the editorial team of explore new directions in Spanish Cultural Studies to celebrate the 20 years of the journal’s launch.

Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2018

Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art
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  • Washington, D.C.

Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art

Professor Javier DeFelipe presents his book “Cajal’s Neuronal Forest,” an homage to father-of-modern-neuroscience Santiago Ramón y Cajal that shows the beauty of science as seen through the artist’s eye.

Nov 15, 2017

Between Barbed Wire and Exile. Spanish Sangrías and Vichy Therapies
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  • Washington, D.C.

Between Barbed Wire and Exile. Spanish Sangrías and Vichy Therapies

Professor José María Naharro-Calderón (University of Maryland) presents his book with Hispanists Sebastiaan Faber (Oberlin College) and Germán Labrador Méndez (Princeton University).

Sep 29, 2017

Joint Meeting of Spanish Scientists in the U.S.
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  • Boston

Joint Meeting of Spanish Scientists in the U.S.

Spanish professionals in science and technology in the USA meet to strengthen their network and links with scientific bodies in Spain and the United States.

Jun 2 – Jun 4, 2017

Late Night Science: Science in Spanish
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  • New York

Late Night Science: Science in Spanish

The Columbia University Neuroscience Outreach association launches a series of talks in Spanish on brain science, open to all.

Mar 22, 2017

NYFA's Spanish Doctor's Hours
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  • New York

NYFA's Spanish Doctor's Hours

Receive free advice and guidance during one-on-one sessions with expert consultants in the fields of performing and visual arts, film, and literary arts.

Mar 20, 2017

48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies
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  • New York

48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies

This meeting will discuss the Association’s historiographical developments in the field and new research, as well as explore the field’s future direction.

Mar 16 – Mar 18, 2017

Jo Labanyi on Spanish Fascism
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  • New York

Jo Labanyi on Spanish Fascism

Professor Jo Labanyi inaugurates “The Emergency Lectures: Public Scholarship on Power, Culture, and Resistance” with a lecture on “The Political Uses of Emotion: What Can We Learn from Spanish Fascism?”

Mar 9, 2017