Events archive

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
Latin American History Seminar
Matías Braun, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile, and the Latin American Centre
16 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Matias Braun Professor of Economics and Finance at the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez in Chile and Visiting Fellow at the Latin American Centre in Oxford. He received his B.A. in Business and Economics in... 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 History Seminar
Rebeca Gomez Betancourt, University of Lyon 2-Triangle Research Center
9 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Rebeca Gomez Betancourt is full Professor in Economics at the University of Lyon 2 and Researcher at Triangle, UMR-CNRS. She has been Visiting Professor at the Universities of los Andes, Bogota-... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Ignacio Telesca
8 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Ignacio Telesca is a professor at the Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET) and the Universidad Nacional de Formosa (Argentina). He is a graduate from the University of... Read more
8 February 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
The book Evita by Jill Hedges, Deputy Director of Analysis and Senior Analyst for Latin America at Oxford Analytica since 2001, will be launched. Jill previously worked as Editorial Manager of Esmerk... 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
3 February 2017 - 8:30am to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St Antony’s College
The topic of the 2017 workshop of the Brazilian Studies Programme, supported by Santander Universities UK, will be “Brazilian Democracy from Dilma to Temer: Navigating the Crises.” Some 17 scholars... 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