Events

Upcoming Events

The Cuban agricultural model: a paradigmatic case in Latin America?

Thursday, 25 January, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Whereas the majority of Latin American countries promoted non-traditional exports and ‘Agriculture of Change’ (based on large scale monocrops) in the early 1990s, Cuba was forced to implement an alternative model.

Speaker(s): 
Elisa Botella-Rodríguez, Lecturer in Economic History, Economics and Economic History Department and Instituto de Iberoamérica, University of Salamanca, Spain.

Latin American History Seminar: Nationalism, Popular Demonstrations and the Role of Parliament in Early Twentieth Century Argentina

Thursday, 25 January, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Martín Castro (DPhil. in Modern History, University of Oxford, 2004) is a researcher at CONICET (Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina) and professor at Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero (UNTREF- Argentina).

Speaker(s): 
Martín Castro, Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, and Conicet, Argentina

"Chile´s political development and its relations to Latin America". A conversation with Rolando Drago Rodríguez (Ambassador of Chile)

Friday, 26 January, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:15
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Rolando Drago was educated at the Universidad Técnica del Estado, the Universidad Católica de Chile and the Diplomatic Academy of Chile.
 

Latin American History Seminar: Democracy, Authoritarianism, and Territory in Chile. The Long History of Pinochet’s Regionalization

Thursday, 1 February, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Andres Estefane Jaramillo PhD in History (State University of New York at Stony Brook) and researcher at the Center for the Study of Political History of the School of Government at the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (Chile).

Speaker(s): 
Andres Estefane Jaramillo, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Santiago, Chile

Latin American History Seminar: El instante chino. El APRA, el Kuo-Min-Tang y los orígenes globales del populismo latinoamericano

Thursday, 15 February, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Martin Bergel (Buenos Aires, 1973). Doctor en Historia por la Universidad de Buenos Aires y Profesor de Historia Social Latinoamericana en la misma universidad. Es investigador del CONICET y del Centro de Historia Intelectual de la Universidad de Quilmes (Argentina).

Speaker(s): 
Martin Bergel, University of Quilmes and Conicet, Argentina

Latin American Centre Seminars: Joint seminar with the Spanish Real Instituto Elcano/ 2018: Electoral Year in Latin America – Round Table Discussion

Friday, 16 February, 2018 -
16:30 to 18:30
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Speaker(s): 
Professor Carlos Malamud, Real Instituto Elcano, Spain
Maryhen Jimenez, LAC
Oswaldo Amaral, State University of Campinas (Unicamp)
Carlos Pérez-Ricart, LAC

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Past Events

Latin American Centre Seminars: Interrogating the Impact of Transitional Justice Mechanisms

Thursday, 5 March, 2015 -
10:00 to 11:30
World Bank HQ, MC 6-100

Please join us for a presentation from the Transitional Justice Research Collaborative on the impact of transitional justice mechanisms in strengthening democracy, human rights, and peace.

Speaker(s): 
Chair: Betty Bigombe, Senior Director, Fragility, Conflict and Violence CCSA
Speaker: Leigh Payne, Professor of Sociology and Latin America, University of Oxford (St. Antony's College)
Speaker: Bridget Marchesi, Fellow, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy’s Transitional Justice program
Discussant: Chris Mahony, Criminal Justice and Citizen Security Consultant, Governance GP
Discussant: Saku Akmeemana, Senior Governance Specialist, Governance GP

3rd Annual Rio Branco Roundtable: Brazil and the Regional Integration of LA: Policy Challenges for the 21st Century

Friday, 27 February, 2015 -
17:00 to 18:30
The Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk

A Special Roundtable Discussion in Association with the Rio Branco Visiting Professorship of International Relations.

Organized by the Brazilian Studies Programme, University of Oxford, with the generous support of CAPES, Brazilian Ministry of Education.

Speaker(s): 
Prof Marcelo Medeiros, Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), Rio Branco Professor of International Relations, University of Oxford, 2015
Prof Olivier Dabène, Professor of Political Science, Sciences-Po, Paris, President of the Political Observatory of Latin America and the Caribbean (OPALC)

Latin American History Seminar: The Ideology of Creole Revolution: Ideas of Independence in the United States and Spanish America

Friday, 20 February, 2015 -
17:00 to 18:30
Rothermere American Institute, Seminar Room, Basement, 1A South Parks Road

Comparative History of the American Seminar, jointly organized with the Rothermere American Institute.

Speaker(s): 
Joshua Simon, Kings College London

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