Latin America

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This seminar is devoted to developing a better understanding of the region, presenting current research and thinking in disciplines that range from anthropology to economics, history, human rights, political science, religion, literature, and the arts. In addition to scholars affiliated with the academic community, speakers are invited from the private sector, international organizations, and governments. The seminar, whose membership also reflects a broad range of disciplines, offers the framework for a lively exchange of ideas on Latin America, its past, present, and future.

Dr. Christopher Sabatini

Kamila Manzueta

Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.



10/04/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM
Poetry and Beyond
Silvia Siller, Poet, Communications Consultant, and Cultural Promoter

11/01/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM
Organized Crime, Fear, and Peacebuilding in Mexico
Mauricio Meschoulam, Universidad Iberoamericana

12/06/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM
From Here and There: Diaspora Policies, Integration and Social Rights beyond Borders
Alexandra Délano Alonso, The New School

02/07/2019 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM
Inter-American Relations Today
Juan Gabriel Valdés, Columbia University