Stealing to Stave Off Hunger. Environmental Calamities, the Poor, and the Law in Post-Independence Colombia
Ángela Pérez-Villa is an Assistant Professor of History at Western Michigan University (USA) who specializes on the social and legal history of early nineteenth-century Colombia. She’s a recipient of the 2022-2023 Career Enhancement Fellowship for Junior Scholars and is currently an Academic Visitor at the Latin American Centre at the University of Oxford, where she’s working on her first book manuscript on the social history of the law during Colombia’s Independence wars.

To join online, please register in advance:
Date: 26 October 2023, 17:00 (Thursday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2023)
Venue: 1 Church Walk, 1 Church Walk OX2 6LY
Venue Details: Main Seminar Room, Latin American Centre, and online via Zoom
Speaker: Angela Pérez-Villa (Western Michigan University and LAC)
Organising department: Latin American Centre
Part of: Latin American History Seminar
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Belinda Clark