Events archive

Latin American Main Seminar
Mahrukh Doctor, University of Hull
14 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
The main argument presented is that institutional modernisation is a slow and incremental process in Brazil. It draws on research recently published in Business-State Relations in Brazil: Challenges... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Graciela Iglesias-Rogers, University of Winchester
9 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Graciela Iglesias-Rogers is currently principal investigator of the AHRC-funded project ‘The Hispanic-Anglosphere: transnational networks, global communities (late 18th-20th centuries)’ in... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
Sian Lazar, University of Cambridge
7 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
I will discuss my recent ethnographic work on the ethical lives and collective political action of two unions of state employees in Argentina. I examine how activists in both unions create themselves... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
Monica Serrano, El Colegio de México
3 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
**Special Seminar - Please note this is a Friday** Although from the outset prohibitionist drug control policies have been at odds with human rights logics, academic research on the interaction... Read more
3 November 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:15pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Genaro Vicente Pappalardo Ayala was appointed as Ambassador of Paraguay to the United Kingdom in March 2017. Prior to that, he has served as the Ambassdor of Paraguay to India, Charge d'Affaires of... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Jeremy Adelman, Princeton University
2 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Jeremy Adelman completed his DPhil at Oxford in 1989, and has since authored or edited ten books, including Sovereignty and Revolution in the Iberian Atlantic (2006) and Worldly Philosopher: The... Read more
Jeremy Adelman, Princeton University
31 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
“What motivates sympathy for people in distress in far-away places? Is the rise of humanitarianism recent or ancient? This lecture will explore the ways that global integration since the nineteenth... Read more
Jeremy Adelman, Princeton University
31 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
“What motivates sympathy for people in distress in far-away places? Is the rise of humanitarianism recent or ancient? This lecture will explore the ways that global integration since the nineteenth... Read more
Jeremy Adelman, Princeton University
31 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
“What motivates sympathy for people in distress in far-away places? Is the rise of humanitarianism recent or ancient? This lecture will explore the ways that global integration since the nineteenth... Read more
27 October 2017 - 9:00am to 28 October 2017 - 6:00pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St Antony’s College
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Latin American History Seminar
Klaus Gallo, Universidad di Tella, Argentina; , David Wood, Sheffield University; , Matthew Brown, Bristol University
26 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Klaus Gallo is Associate Professor of the History Faculty at the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella in Argentina. His current research interests focuses on politics, ideas and culture in Buenos Aires... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
Patience Schell, University of Aberdeen
24 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Nineteenth-century natural history flourished in Chile thanks to a collaboration between foreign immigrants and Chileans, in a context of Chilean state support for natural history institutions and... Read more
Ministro Fernando Huanacuni Maman
23 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Vivir Bien y su importancia en la política externa boliviana
20 October 2017 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Chair: Laura Rival Social capital, economic performance and poverty in Ecuador (Alex Remache Gallegos) Arts and Literature versus Political Authoritarianism (Fernando Balseca Franco) The rise and... Read more
20 October 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:15pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Ambassador Edmond is a seasoned career Diplomat and negotiator with many years of diplomatic service in Latin America and the Caribbean. Career highlights include vice chairmanship of OAS Committee... Read more

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