Events archive

Latin American Centre Seminars
Dr Ignacio Silva
26 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Ignacio Silva is Research Fellow at Harris Manchester College and at the Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion, University of Oxford. He is Director of the IRC’s project “Science, Philosophy and... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Professor Alan Knight
25 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Alan Knight is Professor Emeritus of the History of Latin America at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of St Antony's College. He works on C20 Latin America, chiefly Mexico, with a focus on... Read more
Rebeca Grynspan, Secretary General of the Ibero-American Secretariat
22 February 2016 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
The Latin American Centre is delighted to welcome the Secretary General of the Ibero-American Secretariat, Rebeca Grynspan. She will speak on the subject "Latin America's challenges: Growing middle... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Professor Susan Franceschet (University of Calgary), Dr Margarita C. Batlle (Universidad Externado de Colombia), Maria Luiza Gatto
19 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Latin American History Seminar
Professor Leonardo Waisman (Cambridge)
18 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Leonardo Waisman is a Senior Research Fellow at the Argentine National Council for Science and Technology (CONICET) and the current Simon Bolivar Professor of Latin American Studies at the University... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Dr Isabel Ruiz, Edward Paine (LATA Foundation), Dr David Howard
12 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Round table discussion. Isabel Ruiz is the Official Fellow in Economics at Harris Manchester College and a research associate at COMPAS, University of Oxford. She is the co-editor of Hispanic... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Andrea Wulf, in conversation with Professor Yadvinder Malhi
11 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
The RAI, 1a South Parks Road
The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s New World Andrea Wulf’s 'The Invention of Nature' (John Murray, 2015) reveals the profound influence of German naturalist and explorer Alexander von... Read more
5 February 2016 - 8:30am to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
On 5th February, the Brazilian Studies Programme will hold a day-long workshop on the current political and economic crisis in Brazil. Speakers from Brazil, the US, the UK and continental Europe will... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Kim Christiaens (University of Leuven), Paul Betts (discussant)
4 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
The European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
"From the moment the independent Polish trade union Solidarność developed into the first mass opposition movement in Eastern Europe, supporters inside and outside Poland have been keen to... Read more