Events archive

Latin American History Seminar
Alan Knight, University of Oxford
3 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Alan Knight , professor emeritus of the History of Latin America, Oxford University; formerly of the Universities of Texas and Essex; author of The Mexican Revolution (1986, new Spanish edition 2010... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
Cesar Zucco Júnior - Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV)/ Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration (EBAPE)
1 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Cesar Zucco Jr. is a Professor at FGV/EBAPE, a school of business and public administration in Rio de Janeiro. He specializes in Latin American politics, and his main current collaborative projects... Read more
28 October 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College, Linton Rd, Oxford
As the UK emerges from its own bruising referendum campaign, we present a screening of NO — the Oscar nominated dramatization of the 1988 referendum in Chile to decide the future of the country’s... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Tanya Harmer, London School of Economics
27 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Tanya Harmer is an Associate Professor in International History at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her articles on the history of Chile, Cuba and the Cold War in Latin America... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
26 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Roundtable discussion organised with Oxford Transitional Justice Research on Cath Collins’ (University of Ulster) new book, Transitional Justice in Latin America: 'From Impunity Toward Accountability... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Claudia Agostoni, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
20 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Claudia Agostoni is a full-time researcher at the Instituto de Investigaciones Históricas at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Her principal fields of interest are the social history of... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
Kathy Hochstetler – London School of Economics
18 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Kathryn Hochstetler is Professor of International Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She has published widely on environmental politics and development finance in... Read more
17 October 2016 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Oxford-Colombia Special Series Documentary: Mujeres al frente (Women to the front) Lula Gómez will discuss her documentary Mujeres al frente (Women to the front), which will then be projected. The... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Nicola Miller, University College London
13 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Nicola Miller is Professor of Latin American History at UCL. She has published widely on the intellectual, cultural and international history of the Americas. She currently holds a Research... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
Roxana Maurizio – Instituto Interdisciplinario de Economía Política (Universidad de Buenos Aires-CONICET and 2016 LAC-CAF Fellow)
11 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Roxana Maurizio is associate researcher and professor at the University of Buenos Aires and at the Argentina’s National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET). She also works as... Read more
9 September 2016 - 9:00am to 9:30pm
Lima, Peru
There will be a day of events on 9th September, beginning with a breakfast in the Hotel Foresta. After breakfast, events will continue at Antonio Ruiz de Montoya University where Dr Diego Sanchez... Read more
Pablo Ouviña (Prosecutor in the Argentine Operation Condor trial), Lorena Balardini (Universidad de Buenos Aires and Procuraduría de Crímenes contra la Humanidad), Martin Rico, (Secretaria de Derechos Humanos, Argentina), Jaime Nuguer (Estudio Nuguer, Argentina), Pablo Chargoñia (Legal Team of the Observatorio Luz Ibarburu), Mariana Mota (judge), Mirtha Guianze (ex prosecutor and National Institution for Human Rights), Lilian Celiberti (Condor survivor), Jair Krischke (Movimento de Justiça e Direitos Humanos/Brasil), Luiz Cláudio Cunha (journalist, consultant for the Brazilian National Truth Commission), Ivan Cláudio Marx (Brazilian prosecutor)
22 June 2016 - 12:00pm to 23 June 2016 - 1:00pm
Montevideo (Uruguay). Further details below.
Between late November and early December 1975, Operation Condor was formally created in Chile at a meeting of South America’s security forces. It was a secret transnational network of intelligence... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Brian S. McBeth, St. Antony’s College, Senior Common Room Member.
16 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Brian McBeth was trained as an economist and holds a Master’s degree in Latin American Studies and a doctorate in Politics from the University of Oxford. He is a former director of Schroder... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Gerard Aching, University of Cornell
14 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Taylorian Institute, room 3
Gerard Aching is Professor of Romance Studies and Director of the Africana Studies and Research Center at Cornell University in New York. He specializes in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Caribbean... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Jose Moya, University of Columbia
9 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Rothermere American Institute, 1a South Parks Road
José C. Moya is Professor of History at the Barnard College in Columbia University. He has written extensively on global migration, gender, and labor. Professor Moya has received three Fulbright... Read more

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