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November 2019

Great Latin American Women

2nd November 2019 - 9th November 2019
Sheffield Winter Garden, 90 Surrey Street
Sheffield, South Yorkshire S1 2LH United Kingdom

  Saturday 2 November to Saturday 9 November Open 8.00am-8.00pm (except Sunday 3 November, closes at 6pm) Sheffield Winter Garden, 90 Surrey Street, Sheffield S1 2LH -- Led by Dr Lauren Rea (University of Sheffield) Nowhere is the battle for gender equality more urgent than in Latin America, where violence against women and girls is pervasive. Dr Lauren Rea, a researcher from the School of Languages and Cultures, is working with a legacy publishing house in Argentina to promote images…

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June 2019

An event to commemorate the Billiken centenary

28th June 2019
The Argentine Ambassador’s Residence, 49 Belgrave Square
London, SW1X 8QZ
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Talk by Lauren Rea and Euhen Matarozzo followed by a reception. Sponsored by the Argentine Embassy in the United Kingdom and the AHRC. -

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International Symposium: Periodicals on the Periphery? Latin American Magazines and Print Cultures

27th June 2019 - 28th June 2019
University College London, Senate House, Malet Street
London, WC1E 7HU United Kingdom
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Sponsored by SLAS, GCRF and the AHRC.

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Argentina’s Billiken (1919-2019): The history and future of the world’s longest-running children’s magazine

19th June 2019
Queen’s University Belfast, University Road
Belfast, Northern Ireland BT7 1NN United Kingdom
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Lauren Rea (University of Sheffield) Euhen Matarozzo (Director of Billiken, Editorial Atlántida, Buenos Aires) Sponsored by the CDRG Modern Languages, the AHRC and the QUB Centre for the Americas

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Argentina’s Billiken (founded 1919): From Children’s Magazines and Books to Post-Print Culture

17th June 2019 @ 1:45 pm - 2:30 pm BST
University of Edinburgh, 50 George Square
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Talk as part of the Colloquium "Book Culture in Buenos Aires: Growing Readerships". June 17th, University of Edinburgh, EH8 9LH Screening Room G.04.  1:45pm-2:30 pm.  

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April 2019

Cartografías del diseño y la edición contemporánea

17th April 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm BST
University of Buenos Aires, Faculty of Philosophy and Letters, Room 218, University of Buenos Aires, Faculty of Philosophy and Letters, Puan
Buenos Aires,
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100 años de la revista Billiken en 100 imágenes

17th April 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am BST
University of Buenos Aires, Architecture Faculty, Room 304, University of Buenos Aires, Architecture Faculty, Belgrano
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Book launch of Cuentos de la Selva/Jungle Tales

15th April 2019
Colegio del Arce, Buenos Aires, Colegio del Arce
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Launch of Cuentos de la selva/Jungle Tales, bilingual edition of Horacio Quiroga’s classic short story collection, published by Biblioteca Billiken.

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November 2018

Continuidades y transformaciones en la revista Billiken

20th November 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC
University of Buenos Aires, Consejo Directivo (2º piso), Ayacucho
Buenos Aires, 1245 Argentina
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Invited Seminar at the University of Buenos Aires. 20th November 2018 - -

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September 2018

Keynote. Becoming Latin American: Children, Education and Citizenship

13th September 2018 @ 9:45 am - 6:30 pm UTC
University of Reading, Edith Morley Building, Edith Morley Building, Earley
Reading, England RG6 6BT United Kingdom
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Symposium at the University of Reading, September 2018 –‘Billiken’s Child: Citizenship, Education and Consumerism in Argentina’s Longest-Running Children’s Magazine (1919-2018)’ - - -

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