Forthcoming Events


Colloquium: Strong Constitutions - Social-Cognitive Origins of the Separation of Powers|

Monday 3 July, 6.00 - 8.00pm, Columbia House COL 2.01
Speaker: Maxwell A. Cameron
Chair: Dr. George Philip


Previous Events


Book Launch: Memory and Transitional Justice in Argentina and Uruguay. Against Impunity|

Tuesday 14 May, 6.00 - 8.00pm, Columbia House COL 2.01
Speaker: Dr. Francesca Lessa


New Directions in Latin American Integration - The Alianza Pacifico|

Thursday 21 March 2013, 6.00-9.00pm, The Box, Tower Three, 5th Floor Keynote speaker: H.E. Mr Mauricio Rodriguez
Chair: Dr Francisco Panizza


From Outsiders to Insiders: Anti-Party Politicians in Latin America|

8 March 2013, 6.00 - 7.00pm, Columbia House COL 2.01
Speaker: Ignazio De Ferrari, Chair: Dr. Francisco Panizza


Reflecting upon the Brazilian Amazon|

28 February 2013, 6.00 - 7.00pm, Columbia House COL 2.01
Speaker: Thais Tartalha Lombardi; Chair: Dr. Francisco Panizz


Towards a Paradigm Shift in Latin American Migration and Asylum Policies? Argentina and Mexico in Comparative Perspective|

24 January 2013, 6.00 - 7.00pm, Columbia House COL 2.01
Speaker: Luisa Feline Freier; Chair: Dr. Francisco Panizza


UK-Argentina: Is There a Way Forward?
17 May 2012, 6:30-8:00 pm, Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speakers: Ambassador Alicia Castro, Dr John Hughes
Moderator: Professor George Philip
Chair: Dr Francisco Panizza


A Public Talk about the Economic and Political Situation in Brazil
8 May 2012, 5:00-6:30 pm, COL. 2.01
Speakers: Governor Tarso Genro, Professor Carlos Henrique Horn, Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch
Chair: Dr Francisco Panizza

Mx Week

Mexico Week Roundtable Discussion: Supervising the Electoral Process and Campaign Finance
8 March 2012, 12:00-1:30 pm, COL. 2.01
Speakers: Maria del Carmen Alanis and Leonardo Curzio Gutierrez
Chair: Susana Berruecos

This event is part of the LSE Mexico Week and hosted by IDEAS LAIAP.


Research Seminar: A Progressive Church? The Chilean Catholic Church after the Military Coup of 11 September 1973 
8 December 2011, 5:00-6:30 pm, COL. 2.01
Speaker: Annalisa Albanesi
Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer


Book Launch and Talk: Caamaño in London: the Exile of a Latin American Revolutionary
|By Fred Halliday, Emeritus Professor of International Relations at LSE (published posthumously)

1 December 2011, 5:30-7:30 pm, COL. 2.01
Speakers: Professor James Dunkerley, Ambassador Federico Cuello Camino, Dr Tanya Harmer, Dr Francisco Panizza (chair) 


Cristina prevails: assessing Argentina's election

3 November 2011, 5:00-6:00 pm, COL. 2.01
Speakers: Prof Colin Lewis, Dr Alejandra Irigoin, Dr John Hughes, Prof George Philip
Chair: Dr Francisco Panizza, Director of LSE IDEAS Latin America International Affairs Programme 


Book Launch and Talk: Allende's Chile and the Inter-American Cold War|  

26 October 2011, 6:30-8:00 pm, COL. 2.01
Speaker: Dr Tanya Harmer
Chair: Prof Arne Westad


Book Launch and Talk: The Triumph of Politics. The Return of the Left in Venezuela, Bolivia, and Ecuador|

4 October 2011, 6:30-8:00 pm, COL. 2.01
Speakers: Prof George Philip and Dr Francisco Panizza
Chair: Prof Maxine Molyneux


3rd Annual European Summer School on Cold War History|

7-10 September 2011
Padova, Italy



LSE-FGV Brazil Conference: Brazil and the Americas in the 21st century |

7-8 July 2011, LSE
Organisers: LSE IDEAS Latin America International Affairs,Centre for International Relations at the Fundação Getulio Vargas (CPDOC-FGV); Sponsor: British Academy.


LSE-FGV Summer Workshop: Latin America in the 21st Century|

9 July 2011, New Academic Building, LSE
Organisers: LSE IDEAS Latin America International Affairs,Centre for International Relations at the Fundação Getulio Vargas (CPDOC-FGV); Sponsor: British Academy.


Britain's re-engagement with Latin America

26 May 2011, 5-6pm, COL.B212, LSE
Speaker: Mr Angus Lapsley (Director of the Americas, Foreign and Commonwealth Office) Chair: Prof. George Philip


Transforming Brazilian Defence: Perspectives and Challenges|

5 May 2011, 5:00pm, B212, LSE
Speakers: Dr Juliana Bertazzo, Cap Fuad Gatti Kouri, Mr. James Lockhart-Smith, Dr. Tanya Harmer (chair)


The International Insertion of Uruguay in the world|

22 March 2011, 5-6pm,  NAB. LG01,
Speaker: Luis Almagro (Uruguayan Foreign Minister)


Mexico Today: Economic Prospects and Public Security|

21-24 March , LSE
Speakers include: Ernesto Cordero, Alejandro Poiré, Sergio Montaño 


Book Launch and Talk "The Tyranny of Opinion: Honor in the Construction of the Mexican Public Sphere" |

16 March 2011, 6.30pm, NAB. 2.04, LSE
Speaker: Professor Pablo Piccato (Columbia University)
Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer


International Politics and Security in Latin America: An English School Perspective|

27 January 2011, 5.00pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr Federico Merke; Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer


The United States, the Cold War, and Military Dictatorships in the Southern Cone|

27 January, 6.30pm, NAB.204
Speaker: Prof. Stephen G. Rabe
Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer


Cold War "battles" at a community level. Peace Corps Volunteers in Chile 1961-1973|

12 January 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr Fernando Purcell; Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer


A Lecture by Álvaro García Linera, Vice President of Bolivia|

11 November 2010,6.30-8pm, Old Theatre
Speaker: Álvaro García Linera


International Conference: Brazil and the Cold War In Latin America: New Research and New Resources|

27-28 September 2010
Centre for International Relations, CPDOC - FGV,Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.