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Can the Subaltern Speak Online? – Report on event

On Friday 24 February staff at the Centre for World Cinemas and Digital Cultures at the University of Leeds celebrated their second Sadler Seminar in the ‘Remapping World Cinemas in a Digital Age’ series. The event was entitled ‘Can the Subaltern Speak Online? The Potential of Audio-visual Media for Advocacy and Resistance on the Internet’ … Continue reading

Welcome to the website for the Digital Latin American Cultures Network, led by researchers from the University of Liverpool, the University of Leeds, and Queen's University Belfast, which researches the cultural dimensions of new media in Latin America.

Upcoming talks by project members

Tori Holmes has been invited to speak at the seminar on 'Can the Subaltern speak online? The potential of audio-visual media for advocacy and resistance on the Internet', organised by Thea Pitman at the Centre for World Cinemas and Digital Cultures, University of Leeds, 24 February 2017.

Thea Pitman will be giving a paper entitled 'Warriors and weavers: Brazilian and Colombian indigenous women’s responses to violence in digital communications' at the Society for Latin American Studies annual conference at the University of Glasgow, 7 April 2017.

Tori Holmes will present a paper on 'The international circulation of subtitled webdocumentaries from Rio de Janeiro: Disintermediation in digital audiovisual culture' at the Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media Conference on “#CinemaIsDead: New Ways of Showing, Watching and Telling” at University College Cork, 16-17 May 2017.

Thea Pitman will be giving a paper entitled '"Viral latinidad", "latino cool" and beyond in Latin American digital cultural production' at the Latin American Studies Association annual conference at the Pontifícia Universidad Católica de Perú in Lima, 30 May 2017.

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