CONFERENCE CYCLE | LATIN AMERICA

 20 Mar 2023 - 3:30 pm

This cycle of conferences takes place within the scope of the V Edition of the Advanced Studies Course on “Latin America” and aims to know and understand the historical and geographical specificities of the region, the processes of American and regional integration, the points of conflict between states, and international relations in Latin America, with emphasis on Latin America – USA, Latin America – European Union, Latin America – China, Latin America – Africa, and Latin America – Portugal.

 

The cycle includes 14 lectures (face-to-face, online and hybrid) by specialists, national and foreign, between March and May 2023, covering a range of subjects, some of which are included in those that are the main lines of investigation of the Cátedra de Estudos Ibero- Americans (https://observare.autonoma.pt/catedra-estudos-americanos/), which are Democracy and the Rule of Law, Latin America – Africa – European Union, Regional Integration, Trafficking and Migration.

Coordinator:
Nancy Elena Ferreira Gomes

 

20.03.2023
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm | Online
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PORTUGAL AND SPAIN BEFORE THE INDEPENDENCES

Lecturer:
José Manuel Santos (University of Salamanca)

18h30 – 20h | Room 29
HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL EVOLUTION OF THE LATIN AMERICAN REGIONAL SYSTEM: FROM COLONIES TO INDEPENDENT STATES

Lecturer:
Roberta Stumpf (UAL)

 

27.03.2023
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm | Room 90
DEMOCRACY AND AUTHORITARIANISM IN LATIN AMERICA

Lecturer:
Andrés Malamud (University of Lisbon)

18h30 – 20h | Auditorium 1 and Online
DEMOCRACY AND AUTHORITARIANISM: THE CASE OF BRAZIL

Speakers:
Daniel Cardoso (UAL)
José Renato Silveira (Federal University of S. Maria) – Online
Marcos Palermo (State University of Rio de Janeiro) – Online

Moderator:
Filipe Romão (UAL)

 

03.04.2023
18h30 – 20h | Auditorium 1
REGIONAL INTEGRATION OR DISINTEGRATION?

Speakers:
Andrés Malamud (University of Lisbon)
Filipe Romão (UAL)
Nancy Gomes (UAL)
Raquel Patricio (University of Lisbon)

Moderator:
Ana Paula Laborinho, Organization of Ibero-American States

 

17.04.2023
18h30 – 20h | Auditorium 1
LATIN AMERICA AND THE EUROPEAN UNION

Speakers:
Virginia Delisante (Universidad ORT Uruguay)
Carlos Malamud (Real Instituto Elcano)

Moderator:
Filipe Romão (UAL)

 

20.04.2023
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm | Room 90
FROM MEXICAN CARTELS TO COLOMBIAN GUERRILLA

Lecturer:
Ricardo Raposo Lopes (Institute of Political Studies – UCP)

PORTUGUESE PARTICIPATION IN THE PEACE PROCESS IN COLOMBIA

Lecturer:
João V. Sousa (International Studies Center – ISCTE)

18h30 – 20h | Online
Smuggling and the connecting infrastructure in South America

Lecturer:
Luciano Stremel (Institute for Economic and Social Development of Borders)

TRAFFICKING IN PEOPLE IN THE TRIANGLE PORTUGAL, BRAZIL AND VENEZUELA

Lecturer:
Alexandre Vieira (Public Security Police)

IMPLICATIONS OF THE PEACE PROCESS IN COLOMBIA IN THE FRAMEWORK OF REGIONAL SECURITY

Lecturer:

Tiago Faneca (Judiciary Police)

 

20h30 – 22h | Online
LATIN AMERICA AND THE PHENOMENON OF MIGRATION

Lecturer:
Beatriz Padilla (University of South Florida)

 

15.05.2023
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm | Room 90
LATIN AMERICA AND CHINA

Lecturer:
Raquel Patricio (University of Lisbon)

20h30 – 22h | Online
LATIN AMERICA AND CHINA

Lecturer:
Arturo Oropeza García (National Autonomous University of Mexico)

 

22.05.2023
18h30 – 20h | Auditorium 1
IBERO-AMERICA AND AFRICA: SPACES OF CONVERGENCE

Speakers:
Eugénio Costa Almeida (ISCTE)
Frigdiano Álvaro Durántez Prados (European Atlantic University)
Nancy Gomes (UAL)

Moderator:
Paulo Neves (Institute for the Promotion and Development of Latin America)

20h30 – 22h | Room 29
PORTUGAL AND VENEZUELA: INTERCULTURAL RELATIONS AND CULTURAL POLICIES

Lecturer:
Andrea Imaginário (Research Center for Historical Sciences)

Note: Registration is mandatory, only for online conferences.

 

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