Special Lecture: Explaining State Repression & Sexual Violence in El Salvador

Thursday, Feb. 7, 12:30-1:45 p.m. IBS 155
Dr. Michele Leiby, Asst. Professor of Political Science at the College of Wooster, is presenting her work based on a the El Salvador Human Rights Archive, a unique resource available only at CU-Boulder. This project examines patterns of state-perpetrated sexual violence and other forms of political violence during the civil war in El Salvador to understand why militaries engage in such violence. Sponsored by LASC, Univ. Libraries, Dept. of Political Science and Women & Gender Stds. Prog.

January 29, 2013 • Jami Nelson-Nunez • nelsonjg@colorado.edu