Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Politics

2021 Nov 30

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Online Only

"Chile Presidential Elections"

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Speakers: 

Juan Pablo Luna, Professor of Political Science, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Kathya Araujo, Professor, Department of Sociology and Psychology, Universidad de Santiago de Chile.

Peter Siavelis, Professor, Department of Political Science and International Affairs, Wake Forest University.

Moderator:

Steven LevitskyFaculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Nov 16

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"Impact of Venezuela Migration on Latin America"

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Speakers:

Feline Freier, Associate Professor of Political Science, Universidad del Pacifico.

João Carlos Jarochinski Silva, Professor in Society and Borders Program, Federal University of Roraima.

Moderator:

Frances HagopianFaculty Associate. Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Nov 09

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"The Volatility Curse"

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Speakers: 

Daniela Campello, Professor of Politics, FGV/EBAPE, Rio de Janeiro.

Cesar Zucco, Professor, FGV/EBAPE, Rio de Janeiro.

Discussant:

Robert Kaufman, Distinguished Professor of Political Science, Rutgers University

Moderator:

Frances Hagopian, Faculty Associate. Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Nov 02

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"Protest and Repression in Latin America"

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Speakers: 

Loreto Cox, Associate Professor of Government, Potificia Universidad Catolica de Chile.

Ximena Velasco-Guachalla, Assistant Professor of Government, University of Essex.

Juan Albarracín, Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in Political Studies, Universidad Icesi in Cali.

Discussant:

Yanilda Gonzalez, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Moderator:

Steven LevitskyFaculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Oct 26

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"Technocracy vs Politics"

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Speakers: 

Miguel Angel Centeno, Professor of Sociology; Vice-Dean, School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University.

Eduardo Dargent, Associate Professor, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Peru.

Matthew Rhodes-Purdy, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Clemson University.

Katherine Bersch, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Davidson College.

Moderator:

Steven LevitskyFaculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Oct 19

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"Populism and the Courts in Latin America"

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Speakers: 

Julio Rios Figueroa, Associate Professor of Law, Department of Law, ITAM.

Diego Werneck Arguelhes, Professor of Law, Getulio Vargas Foundation Law School.

Lilliam Arrieta, Law Professor, Central American University of El Salvador.

Discussant: 

Gretchen Helmke, Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of Rochester.

Moderator:

Steven LevitskyFaculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Oct 12

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"Abortion Politics In Latin America"

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Speakers: 

Jocelyn Viterna, Faculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Camilla Reuterswärd, Research Fellow, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex.

Cora Fernandez Anderson, Assistant Professor of Politics, Mount Holyoke College.

Discussant: 

Mala Htun, Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of New Mexico.

Moderator:

Steven LevitskyFaculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Oct 05

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"The Geography of State Power: Political Antagonism and Partisan Statebuilding in Colombia and Mexico"

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Speaker: 

Mariano Sánchez-Talanquer, Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies (Fall 2021). Assistant Professor, Center for International Studies, El Colegio de México (COLMEX), Mexico City, Mexico.

Discussant:

Sebastian Mazzuca, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, John Hopkins University.

Moderator:

Frances Hagopian, Faculty Associate. Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Sep 28

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"Mexico's Mid-term Elections & New Balances of Power"

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Speakers: 

Denise Dresser, Political analyst and columnist; Professor of Political Science, ITAM.

Lorena Becerra, Political Analyst; Head of Public Opinion Research, Reforma.

Amalia Pulido Gomez, Professor of Political Science, CIDE.

Gustavo Flores Macias, Associate Vice Provost for International Affairs; Associate Professor of Government, Cornell University.

Moderator:

Steven Levitsky, Faculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Sep 21

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"The State of Democracy in Latin America"

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Speakers: 

Maria Victoria Murillo, Director, Institute of Latin American Studies, Columbia University.

Scott Mainwaring, Professor of Political Science, University of Notre Dame.

Fernando Limongi, Professor of Political Science, University of Sao Paulo.

Beatriz Magaloni, Professor of Political Science, Stanford University.

Moderator:

Steven Levitsky, Faculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Sep 14

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"Prospects for Post-COVID Economic Recovery in Latin America"

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Speakers: 

José Scheinkman, Professor of Economics, Columbia University.

Adriana Camacho, Associate Professor of Economics, Universidad de los Andes.

Santiago Levy, Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development Program, Brookings Institute.

Moderator:

Frances Hagopian, Faculty Associate. Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

Presented in collaboration with Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

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2021 Sep 07

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (via Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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"Nicaragua’s Collapse into Dictatorship"

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Speakers: 

Gioconda Belli, Nicaraguan author, novelist and poet.

Mateo Jarquin, Assistant Professor of History, Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, Chapman University.

Emilia Yang, PhD Candidate in Media Arts and Practice, University of Southern California, Los Angeles.

Carlos Fernando Chamorro, Independent investigative journalist; founder and editor, Confidencial.

Guest Moderator:

Kai Thaler, Assistant Professor of Global Studies, Department of Global Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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2021 Apr 27

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (via Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

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Speakers:

Veronica Figueroa Huencho, Associate Professor at the Institute of Public Affairs, University of Chile.

Daniel Brinks, Professor of Government and of Law, University of Texas at Austin.

Rossana Castiglioni, Professor of Political Science, Universidad Diego Portales.

Christian RodriguezDRCLAS Associate 2020-2021.

Moderator:

Steven LevitskyFaculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

Presented in collaboration with Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

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2021 Apr 20

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (via Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

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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, Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Moderator:

Alisha Holland, Faculty Associate. Associate Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

Presented in collaboration with Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

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2021 Apr 13

Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (via Zoom)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

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Speakers:

Marisa Glave, Peruvian Sociologist and Politician, Member of Congress (2016-2019).

Maria Antonieta Alva, Peruvian Former Minister of Economy and Finance (2019-2020).

Salvador del Solar, Former Prime Minister of Peru (2019); Former Minister of Culture (2016-2017).

Alberto Vergara, Professor of Social and Political Sciences, Universidad del Pacífico.

Moderator:

Steven LevitskyFaculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Paola Ibarra
pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

Presented in collaboration with Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

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