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Upcoming Events

Lent Term 2020

CLAS Open Seminars Mondays 5.15pm


Friday 14 February, 2 -  6pm, SG2 Ground Floor, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, CB3 9DT
Bureaucracies after death: the aftermath of forced disappearance in dictatorship and democracy

This Salvador Allende Memorial Lecture themed on forensic anthropology consists of a case study Márcia Lika Hattori (abstract) followed by a lecture José Pablo Baraybar (abstract) on the major themes under discussion among forensic anthropologists working in the wake of the many atrocities which the world has been witnessing.
Commentaries will be given by Cath Collins Director of the Observatorio de Justicia Transicional, Universidad Diego Portales (Chile) & Professor of Transitional Justice, Ulster University, Northern Ireland & Dacia Viejo-Rose Cambridge Heritage Research Centre & Lecturer in Heritage and the Politics of the Past, Department of Archaeology, University of Cambridge.

All Welcome, refreshments will be provided. This event is free but please register here for catering purposes.

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Check our website for other events to be held this year. We very much hope to welcome you to one or more of them.
To see what the Centre has been involved with this last year, have a browse through our Past News and Events page.