Entries by Alana Osbourne

Rivke Jaffe on the Radio

On May 13 2015, Rivke Jaffe was interviewed by the Dutch radio station “NPO Radio 1″. She presented the Slum Tourism in the Americas Research Project in a program called “Radio EenVandaag”. The item was called “Wetenschap: drugcriminelen met heldenstatus”. Tune in to listen to the show (in Dutch): http://www.radio1.nl/item/291097-Wetenschap:%20drugcriminelen%20met%20heldenstatus.html

Rio de Janeiro workshop

From April 10th to April 16th 2015 our Research Team met for the first of three site-specific workshops. The three principal investigators and three researchers from the London School of Economics, The University of Amsterdam and the Ludwig Maximillian’s University of Munich were joined by three guests. Veronica Matilde Hernandeh Hernande,  a street vendor from […]

Latin American Studies Association 2015 Congress

LASA – Conference Panel: LASA’s mission is to foster intellectual discussion, research, and teaching on Latin America, the Caribbean, and its people throughout the Americas; to promote the interests of its diverse membership; and to encourage civic engagement through network building and public debate. During the 2015 LASA Congress, our research team will present a […]