Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

Austin Lecture on Contemporary Mexico: "Denise Dresser—Can Mexico Be Saved? The Perils and Promise of López Obrador"

Thu, September 27, 2018 | Texas Union Building, Santa Rita Room (UNB 3.502)

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Denise Dresser will deliver the annual Austin Lecture on Contemporary Mexico, "Can Mexico Be Saved? The Perils and Promise of López Obrador." The lecture will is the keynote for a day-long conference titled Mexico's Political Earthquake: The 2018 Elections, Democracy, and Binational Relations, which takes place Friday, September 28. 

Dresser is a much sought-after Mexican political analyst, columnist, and scholar whose work focuses on Mexican democratization, corruption, and the construction of citizenship. She is a professor of political science at at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), and writes regular columns for Reforma and Progreso magazine.

For more information, contact Paloma Díaz. To RSVP and receive event updates via Facebook, visit Austin Lecture on Contemporary Mexico with Denise Dresser.


Co-sponsored by the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law and the C.B. Smith Sr. Centennial Chair  # 1 in US-Mexico Relations

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