Virtual

2021 Feb 26

Democratic Resilience Against Political Violence: A Conversation with Congresswoman Talíria Petrone

4:00pm to 5:15pm


4:00pm ET / 18h Horário de Brasília

Portuguese: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=okr72hJM-d8

English: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vt-POLjcNJA&t=2750s

Speaker: Talíria Petrone, Brazilian Congresswoman
Moderated by: Steven Levitsky, Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, DRCLAS

Brazil has been in a state of political turmoil since 2013. Mass protest, a dubiously democratic presidential impeachment, highly politicized anti-corruption investigations, the renewed...

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2021 Feb 17

La minería y su impacto social en el Perú: Reflexiones alrededor del documental "Máxima"

5:00pm

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Speakers: Claudia Sparrow, Productora del documental "Máxima"; Dr. Mirtha Vasquez, Presidenta del Congreso abogada; Doña Maxima Acuña Activista y protagonista del documental; Luis Novais, periodista y especialista en el tema minero
Moderated by: Mayra Delgado, Estudiante de Maestría en Administración Pública en Desarrollo Internacional, Harvard...

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2021 Apr 27

Reforming Chile’s Constitution: The Debate over Social and Ethnic Rights

12:00pm to 1:20pm


This event is part of a virtual series. It will be held in English with simultaneous Spanish interpretation. To view the recording, click here

Speakers: Veronica Figueroa Huencho, Associate Professor at the Institute of Public Affairs, University of Chile; Daniel Brinks, Professor of Government and of Law, UT Texas at Austin; Rossana Castiglioni, Professor of Political Science, Universidad...

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2021 Apr 20

Votes, Drugs, and Violence: The Political Logic of Criminal Wars in Mexico

12:00pm to 1:20pm

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Speakers: Sandra Ley, Assistant Professor of Political Studies, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE); Guillermo Trejo, Professor of Political Science, University of Notre Dame
Discussant: Kaitlyn Chriswell, PhD Candidate in Government, Harvard University
Moderated by: Alisha Holland, Associate Professor of Government...

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2021 Apr 13

Peru’s Presidential Election: A Path Out of Crisis, or More of the Same?

12:00pm to 1:20pm


This event is part of a virtual series. It will be held in Spanish with simultaneous English translation. To view the recording, click here

Speakers: Marisa Glave, Peruvian Sociologist and Politician, Member of Congress (2016-2019); Maria Antonieta Alva, Peruvian Former Minister of Economy and Finance (...

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2021 Apr 06

Race and Politics in 21st Century Latin America

12:00pm to 1:20pm


This event is part of a virtual series. To view the recording, click here

Speakers: Marcus Johnson, Assistant Professor of Political Science, CUNY Baruch College; Natalia Salgado Bueno, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Emory University; David de Micheli, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Ethnic Studies, University of Utah
Discussant: Danilo Contreras,...

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2021 Mar 23

Mexico Under AMLO

12:00pm to 1:20pm


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Speakers: Mariano Sanchez Talanquer, Professor of Politics, Harvard Academy (2021),  El Colegio de México; Andreas Schedler, Professor of Political Science, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE); Viridiana Rios, Mexican scholar and analyst; Kenneth Greene, Associate Professor of Government, UT College of Liberal Arts
Moderated by: Steven Levitsky, Director,...

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2021 Mar 09

Challenges to Social Welfare Provision During and After COVID-19

12:00pm to 1:20pm

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Speakers:  Jennifer Pribble, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Studies, University of Richmond; Merike Blofield, Director GIGA Institute for Latin American Studies & Professor of Political Science, University of Hamburg; Marcela Meléndez, UNDP Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean
Moderated by: ...

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2021 Mar 02

The Return of the Military?

12:00pm to 1:20pm


For a recording of this event, click here.

Speakers: Wendy Hunter, Professor of Government, UT-Austin; Diego Vega, PhD Candidate in Government, UT-Austin; John Polga-Hecimovich, Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics, U.S. Naval Academy; Kristina Mani, Associate Professor of Politics, Oberlin College and Conservatory; David Pion-Berlin, Professor of Political Science, University...

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2021 Feb 23

Latin America’s Energy Transition: Wind and Solar Power in Brazil

12:00pm to 1:20pm

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Speaker: Kathryn Hochstetler, Professor of International Development, London School of Economics
Discussants: Alicia Cooperman, Assistant Professor in Political Science, Texas A&M University; Eduardo Viola, Professor of International Relations, University of Brasilia
Moderated by: Frances Hagopian, Jorge Paulo Lemann...

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2021 Feb 16

Is Colombia’s Peace Over? Challenges and Progress in Implementing the Peace Accords

12:00pm to 1:20pm

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Speakers: Juanita Goebertus, Colombian Congresswoman and Former Member of the Government Peace Delegation with the FARC; Juana Garcia Duque, Associate Professor at the Business School, Universidad de los Andes; Sandra Botero, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Government, and International Relations, Universidad del Rosario; Mauricio Velásquez, Professor of...

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