Events

    2022 Apr 05

    Health Justice in the Americas: The Role of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

    12:30pm


    This event is virtual, to register click here.

    Introduction: Carmel Shachar, Executive Director, Petrie-Flom Center Laura Clérico, Independent Researcher, Argentine National Scientific and Technical Council (CONICET), Professor of Constitutional Law, University of Buenos Aires, and Honorary Professor for...

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    2022 Mar 31

    Venezuelan Migrants in Brazil: Children and Family Experiences with Education and Social Services

    12:00pm to 1:20pm


    This event is virtual, to register click here.

    Speaker: Gabrielle Oliveira, Jorge Paulo Lemann Associate Professor of Education and of Brazil Studies, Harvard Graduate School of Education
    Moderated by: Sarah Dryden-Peterson, Associate Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

    An unprecedented number of Venezuelans have left behind...

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    2022 Mar 30

    Mapping the Megacity: Understanding Urban Change in São Paulo through Historical GIS

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South S030 Doris and Ted Lee Gathering Room

    This event will be held in-person - for Harvard affiliates only - at CGIS South S030 Doris and Ted Lee Gathering Room. To register click here.

    Speaker: Dan McDonald, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Humanities Center at the University of Rochester
    Respondent: Alyssa Huberts, PhD candidate in the Government at Harvard University

    HMUI Urban...

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    2022 Mar 22

    Bootstrap Justice: The Search for Mexico's Disappeared

    12:00pm to 1:20pm


    This event is part of a virtual series, to register click here.

    Speaker: Janice Gallagher, Assistant Professor in Political Science, Rutgers University
    Discussant: Kaitlyn Chriswell, PhD Candidate in Government, Harvard University
    Moderated by: Frances Hagopian, Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Harvard University

    Janice Gallagher is an Assistant Professor of...

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    2022 Mar 08

    Latin America After the Left Turn

    12:00pm to 1:20pm


    This event is part of a virtual series, to register click here.

    Speaker: Santiago Anria, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Latin American Studies, Dickinson College; 2021-22 Cisneros Visiting Scholar, Harvard DRCLAS
    Moderated by: Steven Levitsky, Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies

    Santiago Anria is Assistant Professor of...

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    2022 Mar 01

    Peru’s Continuing Crisis: New Perspectives

    12:00pm to 1:20pm


    This event is part of a virtual series, to register click here.

    Speaker: Gonzalo Banda, Chevenin Scholar, London School of Economics and Political Science; Rodrigo Barrenechea, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Universidad Católica del Uruguay; Zarai Toledo, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Inter-American Policy and Research , Tulane University
    Moderated by: Steven Levitsky, Professor of...

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    2022 Feb 22

    Resisting Extortion: Victims, Criminals, and States in Latin America

    12:00pm to 1:20pm


    This event is part of a virtual series, to register click here.

    Speaker: Eduardo Moncada, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Barnard College
    Discussant: Manuel Melendez, PhD Candidate in Government, Harvard University
    Moderated by: Frances Hagopian, Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Harvard University

    In settings where the state is unable or unwilling to enforce the rule of law,...

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    2022 Feb 17

    Conversatorio sobre al libro Pantalla partida de Natalí Schejtman

    4:00pm to 6:00pm


    This event is virtual and will be held in Spanish. To register, click here.

    Speakers: Natalí Schejtman, Writer and Journalist; Gonzalo Aguilar, Professor of Brazilian and Portuguese Literatures, Universidad de Buenos Aires; Ignacio Azcueta, PhD student in Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University
    Moderated by: Doris Sommer...

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    2022 Feb 15

    The New Polarization in Latin America

    12:00pm to 1:20pm


    This event is part of a virtual series, to register click here.

    Speakers: Javier Corrales, Professor of Political Science, Amherst College; Maria Victoria Murillo, Director of ILAS: Professor of Political Science & International Affairs, Columbia University; Kenneth Roberts, Richard J. Schwartz Professor of Comparative and Latin American Politics, Cornell University; Susan Stokes, Tiffany and Margaret Blake Distinguished...

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    2022 Feb 11

    Latin American Vestibular Summit

    (All day)


    This event is virtual, to register click here.

    The Latin American Vestibular Summit was an event created by Colombian post-doc fellows at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, affiliated hospital of Harvard Medical School. In this event 23 well-known professors, researchers, and raising professionals from 11 countries of Latin America, dedicated to dizziness and balance disorders participated in 3-day sessions with academic updates, lectures, research...

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    2022 Feb 10

    Central America in Crisis or the Crisis of Democracy in Central America?

    3:00pm to 5:00pm


    This event is virtual and will be held in both English and Spanish with simultaneous interpretation. To register, click here.

    Keynote speaker: Deborah Yashar, Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Princeton University
    Panelists: Jennifer Avila, Journalist and founding editor-in-chief of Contra Corriente (Honduras); Carlos F Chamorro...

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    2022 Feb 04

    ALARI Seminar Series with Luis Gilberto Murillo: Política ambiental y climática: Enfoque diferencial para Pueblos Afro-descendientes en las Américas

    12:00pm to 2:00pm


    This event is virtual and will be held in Spanish. To register, click here.

    Speaker: Luis Gilberto Murillo, ESI's MLK fellow, and former Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development of Colombia
    Moderated by: Alejandro de la Fuente, Robert Woods Bliss Professor of Latin American History and Economics; Professor of African...

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    2022 Feb 03

    Giving Puerto Rico the Economic Future It Deserves

    12:00pm to 1:00pm


    This event is virtual, to register click here.

    Speakers: Andrew Biggs, Senior Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
    Discussant: Antonio Weiss, M-RCBG research fellow

    While getting out of bankruptcy is a necessary condition, Puerto Rico also needs to address the many, many structural weaknesses that made it susceptible to bankruptcy in the first place.This...

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