Latin America Events

The Hispanic Challenge? What We Know About Latino Immigration

March 29, 2004 // 2:00pm4:30pm
Mexico Institute

Perceptions and Misconceptions: How we see each other in Mexico-U.S. Relations

February 27, 2004 // 8:00am4:00pm
Mexico Institute

MERCOSUR and the Creation of the Free Trade Area of the Americas

February 26, 2004 // 8:15am4:15pm
Latin American Program
View the summary of this meeting in publication format in Thinking Brazil Update (.pdf format).This meeting was planned in conjuction with the launching of the English edition of the book, MERCOSUR and the Creation of the Free Trade Area of the Americas. With over 20 speakers, this comprehensive seminar will be organized into 4 panel discussions.

"The New Left in Mexico: The Political Program of the PRD" with Emilio Zebadúa

January 15, 2004 // 8:00am9:30am
Mexico Institute

Changes in Cuban Society from the 1990's to the Present

December 16, 2003 // 11:00pm
Latin American Program
A two-day conference held in the Dominican Republic concerning the context of the changes in Cuba, the concept of civil society, new modes of economic and social survival, and the relationship between religion, culture, and society.

Yemile Mizrahi's Book Launch

December 16, 2003 // 3:00am4:30am
Mexico Institute
Yemile Mizrahi, former Fellow and current scholar, chronicles the rise of the PAN in her new book titled From Martyrdom to Power: The Partido Accion Nacional in Mexico. The event will feature comments by Wendy Hunter, Associate Professor at University of Texas, Austin and Todd Eisenstadt, Assistant Professor at American University.

New Approaches to Hemispheric Security: Report on the OAS Special Meeting held in Mexico City

November 20, 2003 // 7:30am9:00am
Mexico Institute
with Raúl Benítez Wilson Center Scholar, Ambassador Miguel Ruíz Cabañas, Mexico's Ambassador to The OAS; Joseph Tulchin, Director of the Latin American Program, Woodrow Wilson Center

Analyzing Citizenship in Latin American Democracies

November 14, 2003 // 8:30am3:00pm
Latin American Program
A conference attempting to identify the current challenges facing the development and study of citizenship in Latin America.

Symposium on Leadership in Mexico-U.S. Journalism

October 28, 2003 // 11:00pm
Mexico Institute

Conflict and Peace in Colombia: Consequences and Perspectives for the Future

September 22, 2003 // 12:00am
Latin American Program
Held just over one year after President Álvaro Uribe took office, this conference was designed to evaluate the political, military, economic, and social policies of the Uribe government and their contribution to the possibility of a peaceful settlement of Colombia's internal conflict.

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