IN THE PENULTIMATE EVENT OF our year-long examination of the transformations sweeping through Latin America, international scholars gather to discuss the implications for democracy, stable governance and popular wellbeing in the region. Panelists include Sandra Botero (University of Notre Dame Dept. of Political Science), George Ciccariello-Maher (Drexel University Dept. of History and Politics), Roberto Gargarella (University Torcuato Di Tella Law School), Juliet Hooker (University of Texas at Austin Dept. of Government), Thamy Pogrebinschi (WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Democracy and Democratization Research Unit), Philippe Schmitter (European University Institute, Political and Social Sciences), Oscar Vega Camacho (Fundación Cultural del Banco Central de Bolivia), and Gisela Zaremberg (FLACSO México).
Events & Workshops
Friday, May 8, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Amado Recital Hall, Irvine Auditorium
Monday, May 11, 2015 - 10:00amIN THIS MANUSCRIPT WORKSHOP, DCC Postdoctoral Fellow Mason Moseley presents his work exploring the evolving role of protests in Latin American democracies. Feedback on Moseley's manuscript will be provided by two leading scholars: Daniel Gillion (Penn Political Science) and Ernesto Calvo (University of Maryland Dept. of Government and Politics).