In this public seminar five invited experts will tackle thought-provoking issues that are crucial to understand Bolsonaro’s rise to power. They will also assess the directions of his government’s policies and their manifest or potential impact on Brazil and beyond. After the presentations, this panel will engage in a moderated debate with the audience.
Confirmed speakers: Prof. Edmund Amann (Political economy and Brazil’s global position), Dr. Fabio de Castro (Extractivism, socioenvironmental conflicts, and territorial struggles), Dr. Patricia Schor (The intersecting race, class and gender struggles), Dr. Andrea Damacena Martins (Religion, morality and the social basis of conservatism) and Prof. Kees Koonings (Public security, corruption, and political sustainability). Moderator: Prof. Michiel Baud.
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venue: Muziekzaal CREA