Latin American Centre Seminars: State-Driven Activism: The Politics of AIDS in Brazil

Date

Fri, 02/02/2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Convenor

Eduardo Posada-Carbo

Speaker(s)

Jessica Rich, Marquette University

Jessica Rich is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Marquette University, specializing in civil society, social movements, and state-building in Latin America. She received her doctorate from the University of California at Berkeley and her bachelor’s degree from Carleton College. Her book manuscript, State-Driven Activism: The Politics of AIDS in Brazil (under contract with Cambridge University Press), explores the ways policymakers and activists can support each other to make political mobilization more effective.

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