Events archive

Latin American Centre Seminars
Daniela Campello, Getulio Vargas Foundation and CAF Fellow, , Cesar Zucco, Getulio Vargas Foundation
17 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
This paper revisits theoretical models of economic voting to demonstrate that in countries where international shocks are substantially large, the economic vote is a poor instrument of democratic... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Ken Shadlen, London School of Economics
10 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
International changes can reconfigure domestic politics. Since the late 1980s, developing countries have been subject to intense pressures regarding intellectual property rights. These pressures have... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Laura Jaitman (Inter-American Development Bank)
12 May 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Latin American Centre Seminars
Luis Schiumerini (Nuffield College)
10 March 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Luis Schiumerini is a Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow in Politics at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. His research examines political behavior and representation in new democracies, and is... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Mo Hume (University of Glasgow)
3 March 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Mo Hume is a Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Glasgow. Her research focuses on how multiple and overlapping forms of violence are perceived by those who live in post-conflict contexts... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Ricardo Soares (University of Oxford) and Rhys Jenkins (University of East Anglia)
24 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Ricardo Soares de Oliveira is Associate Professor in Comparative Politics (African Politics) at the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford; Official Fellow of St... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Ricardo Soares (University of Oxford) and Rhys Jenkins (University of East Anglia)
24 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Ricardo Soares de Oliveira is Associate Professor in Comparative Politics (African Politics) at the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford; Official Fellow of St... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Ana Lourdes Suárez, Jimena Maccio (Catholic University of Argentina) and Séverine Deneulin (University of Bath)
23 February 2017 - 12:45pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
The presence of religion is widespread in Latin America’s informal settlements, from statutes of saints in the public space, to religious processions, to individual devotions. Informal settlements... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Antonio Sergio Alfredo Guimaraes (University of Sao Paolo)
17 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Antonio Sérgio Alfredo Guimarães is Senior Professor, Department of Sociology, University of São Paulo and Simon Bolivar Professor of Latin American Studies at Cambridge University (2016/2017). He... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Caroline Moser (University of Manchester)
10 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Caroline Moser is an urban social anthropologist/social policy specialist and Emeritus Professor at the University of Manchester, where until 2012 she was Professor of Urban Development and Director... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Nara Pavão (Universidade Federal de Pernambuco)
3 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St Antony’s College
Dr Nara Pavao is a Visiting Professor in the Political Science Department at the Federal University of Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil. During the 2015–2016 academic year, she was a postdoctoral... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Elisa Botella, Universidad of Salamanca
1 February 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Unfortunately due to a last minute problem, Dr Elisa Botella will not be able to come to Oxford this week. As a result, her seminar on Wednesday at 12.45pm has been cancelled. Many apologies for the... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Marcela Rios (UNDP-Chile)
27 January 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Marcela Rios holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, a Masters in Social Science from the Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales in Mexico City and a BA... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Oriana Bernasconi R. (Alberto Hurtado University) and Manuel Guerrero (University of Chile)
20 January 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Oriana Bernasconi is lecturer of Sociology at the Department of Sociology, Universidad Alberto Hurtado, where she teaches at the doctoral, master and undergraduate programmes. She holds a PhD in... Read more