Neoliberalism in the Americas: Brutal Experiments, Distressful Realities, and Conspicuous Contestations

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 4:00pm to Friday, January 25, 2019 - 6:30pm

Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

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Giulia Riccó

The Franklin Humanities Institute is pleased to host this upcoming conference, which was organized by group of graduate students at Duke University, USP - Universidade de São Paulo, University of Toronto, and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. It is sponsored by the Academy of Global Humanities and Critical Theory, an international partnership between the University of Bologna, the University of Virginia, and Duke University.

Neoliberalism in the Americas: Brutal Experiments, Distressful Realities, and Conspicuous Contestations
Re-thinking the South in the North and the North in the South
January 23-25, 2019

Keynote: Vladimir Safatle (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil)

Co-sponsors: Academy of Global Humanities and Critical Theory; Franklin Humanities Institute; Department of Romance Studies; Dean of the Humanities; Department of Sociology; Duke University Center for International and Global Studies; Duke Brazil Initiative; Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies; Program in Literature.

Organizers: Eduardo Altheman (Universidade de São Paulo), Bruna Della Torre (Universidade de São Paulo), Mónica González García (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso), Jaime González (Duke University), Ximena Martínez (University of Toronto), Giulia Riccò (Duke University).

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South America
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 4:00pm to Friday, January 25, 2019 - 6:30pm
Sponsor
Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI)
Event Co-Sponsors
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS), Duke Brazil Initiative, Duke University Center for International and Global Studies, Literature, Romance Studies, Sociology