Summer Course | America Latina Hoje

Applications are open for the 11th edition of “America Latina Hoje”, an intensive and multidisciplinary course, addressing the socio-economic, political and cultural dynamics of Latin America. The course presents the reality of the region in its multiple dimensions, particularly in relation to the transatlantic space. With specialized professors, researchers and diplomats in Latin America, students will have contact with the dynamism of the region in its different social, economic and cultural aspects. The course is aimed at students and professionals interested in international studies and Latin American studies, in the areas of cultural activities, international relations, cooperation and development. It grants 6 credits ECTS and a final diploma.

Coordination

Professors:

Cátia Miriam Costa (CEI-IUL)
Luis A.Fretes Carreras (CEI-IUL)
Marcelo Moriconi Bezerra (CEI-IUL)

Guest lecturers:

Ana Paula Zacarias (Secretaria de Estado para os Assuntos Europeus)
Andrea Valencia  (Instituto Bellas Artes, Colômbia)
Andrés Malamud (ICS-Universidade de Lisboa)
Eduardo Perera Gomez (Premio Mario Quartim Graça – Casa América Latina)
Eurico Brilhante Dias (Secretário de Estado da Internacionalização e docente do ISCTE)
Jussi Pakkasvirta (University of Helsinki )
Matias Dewey (Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies)
Vasco Franco (Observatório de Segurança, Criminalidade Organizada e Terrorismo – OSCOT)

 

Programme:

2 July 2018 – Monday – Session 1 (ISCTE-IUL)

14h00 | Course opening, methodology, evatuation.
            Luis A. Fretes Carreras (CEI-IUL)

15h45 | break

16h00 | Seminar | introduction to Latin American political history |
             Luis A. Fretes Carreras (CEI-IUL) / Andrés Malamud (ICS)

18h00 | break

18h15 | Welcome | Official opening
             (Rector ISCTE-IUL) Luís Nuno Rodrigues (Director CEI-IUL) and Manuela Júdice (CAL Secretary-General)

18h30 | Inaugural conference |Latina American in globalisation
Jussi Pakkasvirta (Helsinki University – CEISAL)

3 July 2018 – Tuesday – Session 2 (ISCTE-IUL)

15h00 | Conference | NEW challenges for Ibero-american cities
            Vasco Franco (Observatório de Segurança, Criminalidade Organizada e Terrorismo – OSCOT).

16h00 | break

16h15 | Seminar | Society and Public Policies | Security, violence and insecurity in Latin America
            Marcelo Moriconi Bezerra (CEI-IUL)

18h00 | break

18h15 | Conference |  Is there order in crime?
       Matias Dewey (Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies)

4 July 2018 – Wednesday – Session 3 (ISCTE-IUL)

15h | Seminar | Transoceanic cooperation | Port cities: challenges and new public and cooperation policies for memory, science, and society
Miriam Costa (CEI-IUL)

16h00 | break

16h15 | Seminar | Latin America – Portugal relations | Economic diplomacy and political cooperation (Research presentation)
           Luis A. Fretes Carreras – Marcelo Moriconi

18h00 | break

18h15 | Conference | European Union – Latin America negotiations
Ana Paula Zacarias (State Secretary for European Affairs)

5 July 2018 – Thursday – Session 4 (ISCTE-IUL)

14h30 | Seminar | Latin America – Portugal relations | Historical relation of the European policy for Cuba
Eduardo Perera Gomez (Premio Mario Quartim Graça – Casa América Latina)

16h00 | break

16h15 | Ambassadors’ round table | Elections in Latin America and the effects of bi-regional relations
     Latin American Ambassadors

18h00 | break

18h15 | Conference | An agenda for the Internationalization of Portugal in Latin America
     Eurico Brilhante Dias (Secretary of State for Internationalization and lecturer at ISCTE-IUL)

6 July 2018 – Friday – Session 5 (ISCTE-IUL)

14h00 | Seminar | Contemporary culture and the ibero-american space
                Andrea Valencia (Instituto Bellas Artes, Colômbia)

16h00 | break

16h15 | Cooking seminar  | Latino-american art | The geography of Latin-American gastronomy
            Chef Chakall + Chef Peru

18h00 | break

18h15 | closing concert | latin-american music.
            Musical Group (Mexican Embassy)

20h00 | Closing

 

Data de realização
De 2 a 8 de julho 2018

 

Horário
das 14h00 às 20h00 (consulte o programa)

 

Custo
150,00€ que inclui o valor de inscrição (10,00€) e de candidatura (25,00€).

Languages: Portuguese, Spanish and English

Dates: July 2 to July 6, 2018

Time: from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. (see program below)

Fee: 150€ (including application and registration)

Applications: open until June 24, 2018

More information:

Institute for Public and Social Policies of ISCTE-IUL
Av. Forças Armadas, Building Sedas Nunes, Office 1W7, 1649-026 Lisboa
geral.ipps@iscte.pt
Phone: 210 464 021 – Ext. 292100/101

 

           

Program in PDF version

 

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CEI IUL

CEI-IUL (Center for International Studies) is a university-based multidisciplinary research center of the University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL). CEI-IUL aims at promoting interdisciplinary research in Social Sciences, International Relations and Economy, focusing in its areas of geographic specialisation: Africa, Asia, Europe, and Transatlantic Relations.

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