Nicanor Domínguez Faura, presents the talk, “What the Devil Is Happening in Peru? Neoliberalism and the Plebeian Republic of Pedro Castillo”. Moderated by Sinclair Thomson. (NYU History).
This is a hybrid event. NYU Students, Faculty and Staff may attend in-person at KJCC Room 701. Community members may attend via Zoom only.
Presented by The Center for Latin American Studies and Department of History at NYU.
This presentation addresses the latest political crisis in Peru, a country marked by profound regional and social divisions as well as the current political confrontation between its center-left government and the rightwing opposition.
About the Speaker:
Nicanor Domínguez Faura is a leading Peruvian historian specializing in the colonial Andes who has taught at universities in Peru and the United States. He is the author of Aproximaciones a la historia de Puno y del Altiplano (2017).