Latin America

Latin America Unit 

Coordinator: Dr. Mauricio Dimant

The Latin American Unit focuses on social, political and identity processes in Latin America within broader theoretical perspectives. The Unit holds regular seminars with local and guest lecturers. Fellows of the unit cooperate with colleagues abroad on a variety of topics, mainly in relation to the process of democratization, political participation of ethnic minorities and social changes particularly in the Southern Cone. Members of the unit have been working on civil society, collective identities, political changes, institutionalization of human rights, political exile, educational reforms and socio-economic policies.
Forum on Jews and Diasporas in Latin America
Academic Coordination: Dr. Leonardo Senkman