IATEXT co-directs the UNESCO Chair in Creative Economy for Sustainable Development and Transforming the World

Monday, 15 January, 2024

In 2022, UNESCO awarded the consortium formed by the universities of Alcalá, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Rey Juan Carlos, together with the España Creativa association, the UNESCO Chair on Creative Economy for Sustainable Development and Transforming the World.

Lecture by Professor of Modern History, José Miguel Delgado Barrado

Monday, 18 December, 2023

The Professor of Modern History of the University of Jaén, José Miguel Delgado Barrado gives the Conference "The foundations of the new towns in Castile: Jaén and the Canary Islands in comparison (1767-1803)".

It will take place on December 20, 2023 in Room 20 of the Humanities Building of the Faculty of Obelisco from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Seminar Visions and interpretations of Africa and Africanity in an interdisciplinary perspective

Tuesday, 5 December, 2023

On December 15, 2023, the Seminar on Visions and Interpretations of Africa and Africanness in an interdisciplinary perspective will take place at the Institute of Canarian Studies of San Cristóbal de La Laguna in Tenerife.

This event is directed by Javier Luis Álvarez Santos, researcher member of IATEX, and also has with the collaboration of the Institute for its organization.

Free entry until capacity is reached.

It will also be broadcast live on the Facebook and YouTube profiles of the Instituto de Estudios Canarios.


Lusophone Historical Studies Seminar

Sunday, 3 December, 2023

 The University Institute of Textual Analysis and Applications of the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, the Faculty of Geography and History and the Department of Historical Sciences participate in the organization of the Lusophone Historical Studies Seminar.

This Seminar will take place on December 11 and 13 in room B12 of the Obelisco Campus and will be taught by Dr. Adolfo Cuento Rodríguez (Universidade Nova de Lisboa and the National University of Distance Education).

His interventions have the titles: “Portugal and Spain in Africa (1945-76): expectation, resistance and decolonization” and “The peoples colonized by Portugal and Spain in Africa (1945-76): awareness , organization and fight for decolonization.”