The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) was founded in 1966 as the first area studies center at NYU.
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Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Policing, Anti-Blackness, and Empire in the Americas6:00pm-8:00pmOnline
For 500 years, since European explorers came, Latin American countries had been separated from one another. They had very limited relations. Integration is a prerequisite for independence. –Noam Chomsky
Dr. Pamela Calla, an anthropologist, is Clinical Associate Professor at the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at New York University.
Wynnie Lamour is an adjunct instructor at the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies and teaches Haitian Kreyòl
Daniel Mendiola is CLACS Faculty Fellow. At CLACS, Daniel has taught “Intro to Latin American and Caribbean Studies” and “Bordering the Americas”.