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Diego Sanchez Ancochea, Director of Latin American Centre, Oxford; Lucila Berniell, Research Economist, CAF; Rafael Novella, Economist, Inter-American Development Bank; Marta Favara, Senior Researcher Officer, Oxford
5 May 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
In cooperation with the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF), the Latin American centre will present the CAF Economy and Development Report 2016 "More skills for work and life: the contribution of... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
4 May 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Adolfo Meisel Roca , a leading economic historian of Colombia, completed his PhD in Economics at the University of Illinois following his Master’s degree in Sociology at Yale, and a BA in Economics... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
25 April 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Lucy O’Sullivan is a third year DPhil Candidate in Modern and Medieval Languages at Trinity College, Oxford. Her doctoral dissertation entitled Diego Rivera and Juan Rulfo: Post-revolutionary Body... Read more
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 History Seminar
Neil Foley, Dedman College, Southern Methodist University
9 March 2017 - 6:00pm
Rothermere American Institute, 1a South Parks Road
Please note that this seminar will take place at the Rothermere American Institute at 6:00pm. Neil Foley is the Robert H. and Nancy Dedman Chair in History
Co-Director, Clements Center for Southwest... Read more
9 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Library, Latin American Centre, 1 Church Walk
On the Occasion of International Womens' Day, a special event will be hosted including a screening of the film "Sands of Silence-Waves of Courage" and Q&A with the Director and Trafficking... Read more
Oswaldo Molina, Assistant Professor Department of Economics, Universidad del Pacifico (Lima, Peru)
7 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Oswaldo Molina is an Assistant Professor at the Universidad Del Pacifico and a Research Associate at Universidad Del Pacifico Research Centre. Previously, he held a senior position at the Institute... 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 History Seminar
Laura Putnam, University of Pittsburgh
2 March 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Please note the following changes in the Latin American History Seminar Programme : Lara Putnam's joint LAC/RAI seminar, originally announced for next week, has now been postponed for 2 March, and... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Lara Putnam, UCIS Research Professor and Chair of the Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh
2 March 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Lara Putnam is UCIS Research Professor and Chair of the Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh. She writes on Latin American and Caribbean history, theories and methods of... 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 History Seminar
Alan Knight, St. Antony’s College
23 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Alan Knight, former Professor of Latin American History at Oxford University, is an Emeritus Fellow of the Latin American Centre. His chief interest is twentieth-century Latin American history, with... 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

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