On Friday, March 31st, 2017, the Netherlands Association for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (NALACS), organizes a festive network event in film theatre Rialto in Amsterdam. The event is devoted to the annual award for the best thesis written on a Latin American or Caribbean topic at a Dutch university in the academic year 2015-2016. The nominated master students will all give a short presentation on their thesis, after which the jury will award the prize for best thesis and, this year for the first time, the best presentation.
The program will start at 3pm with the screening of Consuming the Future, a short film by Jaime Hoogesteger, President of NALACS, and a response and discussion by social scientist and activist, Rosabla Icaza Garza. After the ceremony, from 5pm onwards, there will be drinks and bites in the bar of Rialto. Entrance is free.
NALACS Thesis Award 2015-2016
Date: Friday March 30, 2017
Time: 3-7pm (start program: 3pm, start drinks: 5pm)
Location: Rialto (Ceintuurbaan 338, 1072 GN Amsterdam)
Entrance: Free of charge and open for all to attend, both to the ceremony (3pm) and the drinks afterwards (5pm)
No registration needed, just come and join!