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Centre of Latin American Studies

Alison Richard Building, front

CLAS Open Seminar

Seminars are held on Mondays at 5:15 pm in room SG2, the Alison Richard Building on the University's Sidgwick Site. All are welcome. 

Refreshments are served after each seminar.

Michaelmas Term 2017

16 October

Fernando Calderón  (Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Universidad de Córdoba & FLACSO, Argentina; Simón Bolívar Chair, CLAS, Cambridge)
Modernity as an intercultural network: uncertainty and new challenges in a global Latin America

(SG1 - followed by welcoming reception for staff & new students)

30 October

Camila Gatica Mizala (Institute of Latin American Studies, University of London)
Controlling the body: decency in Argentina 1850-1945

6 November

Elin Skaar (Centre on Law and Social Transformation, Chr. Michelsen Institute, Postterminalen Bergen, Norway
Beyond words: implementing truth commission recommendations in Latin America

13 November

Philippa Page (Hispanic Studies, Newcastle University)
Reaching childhood, unlearning transition: the space of memory in contemporary Chilean culture

CANCELLED - 27 November

Sabine Hyland (National Geographic Society Explorer, Social Anthropology, University of St. Andrews
Writing in three dimensions: two newly discovered Khipu epistles from Peru

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