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The film will be presented by Annette Idler, Drugs, Security and Democracy Fellow and DPhil candidate in Development Studies
7 May 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room
Violence, football and cocaine: by using these three topics, and two major Colombian figures, a footballer and a drug lord, The Two Escobars probes the greater problems of violence in Colombia. This... Read more
Leandro Prados de la Escosura, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, and London School of Economics
6 May 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room
Roberto Gargarella, Universidad Torcuato di Tella and UCL
2 May 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room
2 May 2014 - 9:00am to 3 May 2014 - 4:15pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Please see the Programme below.
2 May 2014 - 9:00am to 3 May 2014 - 4:15pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Please see the Programme below.
Daniel Ortega, Senior Research Economist, CAF Development Bank of Latin America
1 May 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room
CAF 2013 Report “Enhancing Productivity in Latin America: from Subsistence to Transformational Entrepreneurship” Latin America’s low aggregate productivity growth is reflected in an overwhelming... Read more
Dr Sebastian Dellepiane, University of Strathclyde.
14 March 2014 - 5:00pm
Professor Nicola Miller and Dr Adam Smith, University College London.
7 March 2014 - 5:00pm
Joint RAI/LAC Seminar
Nicola Miller is Professor of Latin American History at UCL. She is interested in intellectual history, cultural history and international history -- and particularly in thinking about how these... Read more
Professor Alan Knight, Professor of the History of Latin America, University of Oxford
5 March 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk
A recent film about La Cristiada and the persecution of Christians in Mexico under Plutarco Elías Calles. The film Los Últimos Cristeros includes stunning cinematography and close historical re-... Read more
Dr James Melton, University College London
28 February 2014 - 5:00pm
Lorena Moscovich, Universidad de San Andres
25 February 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room
Dr Roddy Brett, University of St Andrews
21 February 2014 - 5:00pm
Andrew Hurrell FBA, Montague Burton Professor of International Relations, University of Oxford, Gerhard Seibert, Centre for African Studies, ISCTE-IUL, Lisbon, Paulo Visentini, Rio Branco Professor of International Relations, University of Oxford 2014, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Ricardo Soares de Oliveira, University Lecturer in African Politics, University of Oxford.
18 February 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room
A Special Roundtable Discussion in Association with the Rio Branco Visiting Professorship of International Relations with the generous support of CAPES, the Instituto Rio Branco, and Mr Rajeev Misra.
Dr Par Engstrom, University College London
14 February 2014 - 5:00pm
Dr Ramon Sarró, University Lecturer in the Social Anthropology of Africa, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford
12 February 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk
Matheus Nachtergaele's haunting debut hinges on the events of The Dead Girl's Feast , a local celebration that commemorates an alleged miracle to have occurred in the riverside community. The film... Read more

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