Conference to Celebrate the Contributions of Jorge I. Domínguez

May 7–8, 2015

This conference is closed to the public.

This conference will honor the career and contributions of Jorge I. Domínguez to the Weatherhead Center and Harvard University. Four topics will serve as the focus for a panel discussion: US-Latin America Relations, Democracy in Latin America, Politics and Markets, and Jorge’s contributions as a public intellectual, mentor, and institution builder.


Javier Corrales

Professor of Political Science, Amherst College.

Alisha Holland

Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows.

Mala Htun

Associate Professor of Political Science, University of New Mexico.

Vicky Murillo

Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, Columbia University.

Alison Post

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Global Metropolitan Studies, University of California at Berkeley.

Michael Shifter

President, Inter-American Dialogue, Georgetown University; Adjunct Professor, Center for Latin American Studies, Georgetown University.


Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies and the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies.

See also: Conferences, 2015