Iberian and Latin American Week 2023

We invite you to participate in this year’s Iberian and Latin American Week, which will take place from Monday 30th October  to Friday 3rd November. 

The final event of this year's activity, taking place on Friday 3d November is the Edgar Allison Peers Symposium celebrating 100 years of the Bulletin of Hispanic Studies.  

From film screenings, language tasters and cultural workshops, we will offer you a taste of the languages, literature, visual arts, and musical traditions of the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America.

You can find more information below. Please see our full programme for more details.

Please stay in touch on our social media channels using the hashtags #IBLAW23 and #PEERS23.

Galician Taster Galician scene beach and sky

IBLAW Opening Event - Galician Language Taster

12:00pm-1:00pm, 30 October 2023

The Gothic in Latin America

La presencia del gótico en el mundo de la ficción latinoamericana (Eric Lopez)

16:00pm - 17:00 pm 31 October 2023

Basque Fasihion

Basque fashion brand Amarenak

11:00am - 12:00pm, 1 November 2023

Matxitxako & Batu

Screening: Matxitxako (2022) + Dance: Node - Batu (2022) + Q&A with the artists

17:30pm - 19:30pm 1 November 2023

Vessels of communication: 'Lemon and Poppy Seed Cake' by ´Cristina Campos Lemon and Poppy Seed Cake by Cristina Campos written in decorative text

Film Screening and Q&A: Vessels of communication: 'Lemon and Poppy Seed Cake' by ´Cristina Campos

17:00pm - 20:00pm 1 November 2023

Day of the Dead colourful mexican sugar skulls to celebrate day of the dead

Presentation + Interactive activity for students: Significado e historia en la tradición del altar y el Día de Muertos en México

10:00am - 11:00am & 11:00am - 12:00pm 2 November 2023

Paula Rego

Storytelling session on Paula Rego's Snow White

RESCHEDULED DATE: 14:00 - 15:00pm 20 November 2023

Film screening and discussion: Alcarràs (Carla Simón, 2022)

Film screening and discussion: Alcarràs (Carla Simón, 2022)

15:30pm - 18:30pm 2 November 2023