LAC Main Seminar Series:Indigenous Resistance to Narco Rule: Social Movements, Participatory Institutions, and Grassroots Community Policing in Mexico


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The deadline to register is 5th March at 12 noon



Conveners: Francesca Lessa, Maryhen Jimenez Morales and Andreza de Souza Santos

Speaker: Professor Guillermo Trejo, Notre Dame


guillermo trejo

Guillermo Trejo is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame and Director of the Violence and Transitional Justice Lab at the Kellogg Institute for International Studies. Trejo's research focuses on political and criminal violence, social movements, human rights, and transitional justice in Mexico and Latin America. He is the author of Popular Movements in Autocracies: Religion, Repression, and Indigenous Collective Action in Mexico and coauthor of Votes, Drugs, and Violence: The Political Logic of Criminal Wars in Mexico. Both books appeared in the Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics Series. Trejo’s research has appeared in the American Political Science Review, British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, Journal of Peace Research, Latin American Research Review, Perspectives on Politics, and Política y Gobierno, among other outlets. He is a regular contributor to El País and to Animal Político.