Published: Sept. 26, 2011

Crime & Punishment in Latin America: Practices and Representations
October 7 & 8, 2011

The Kayden Colloquium will bring together scholars of international reputation working on a variety of disciplines (History, Anthropology, Philosophy, Cultural Studies and Literary Studies). These scholars will present their current research on the various topics related to crime and punishment in Latin America and beyond. They will also reflect on the remarkable momentum that this multidisciplinary field has gained in recent years.


Anton Blok – University of Amsterdam
Alejandra Laera – Universidad de Buenos Aires
Carlos Aguirre – University of Oregon
David Boonin – CU Boulder
Donna Goldstein – CU Boulder
Everard Meade – UC San Diego
Juan Pablo Dabove – CU Boulder
Max Parra – UC San Diego
Pablo Piccato – Columbia University
Robert Buffington – CU Boulder

Program and complete information on the events, as well as on the participants, is available on the Spanish & Portuguese Department website.

For more info, contact Juan Pablo Dabove (