Recordings of LAC seminars

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We are delighted to share the following recordings of our LAC Main Seminar Series and LAC History Seminar Series on our YouTube channel.


Estallido - The beginning of the end for neoliberalism in Chile?

Speaker: Hassan Akram, Wake Forest University’s Chile Centre


The Mexican-American War, 1846-48

Speakers: Professor Peter Guardino, Indiana University, in conversation with Dr Timo Schaefer


Indigenous Resistance to Narco Rule

Speaker: Guillermo Trejo, Notre Dame


Tides of Revolution: Information, Insurgencies, and the Crisis of Colonial Rule in Venezuela

Speakers: Cristina Soriano, Villanova University, in conversation with Juan Neves


Creative Construction: The Rise of Mass Infrastructure in Latin America

Speaker: Alisha Holland, Harvard University


Historia conceptual en el Atlántico Ibérico

Speakers: Professor Javier Fernandez Sebastian, Universidad del País Vasco, in coversation with Professor Carole Leal, Universidad Simón Bolívar, Venezuela


Confronting ongoing Legacies of Violence and Division

Speaker: Roddy Brett, University of Bristol


The matters with evangelical lives in Brazil

Speaker: Juliano Spyer, Behup, Brazil


Black Women, the Law, and the Making of a White Argentine Republic

Speakers: Erika Denise Edwards, University of North Caroline at Charlotte, in conversation with Celso Thomas Castilho, Vanderbilt University


Political Economies of Energy Transition: Wind and Solar Power in Brazil and South Africa

Speaker: Kathryn Hochstetler, LSE


Agrarian Reform and Political Change under Peru’s Military Government

Speaker: Anna Cant, LSE


Transition in Venezuela? Challenges for the Rule of Law and Human Rights in 2021

Speakers: Maryhen Jiménez, LAC, and José Miguel Vivanco, Executive Director Americas Division, Human Rights Watch


Popol Vuh: A Retelling

Speakers: Ilan Stavans, Armhest College in conversation with Jorge Cañizares, University of Texas


LAC Inaugural Lecture: Technological Opportunities and A Dynamic Post-Covid Future for Latin America

Speaker: Professor Carlota Pérez, Honorary Professor at the Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose (IIPP-UCL) and at SPRU, University of Sussex