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CERLAC Emerita Fellow, Liisa North is the editor along with Timothy Clark of a new book called: Dominant Elites in Latin America - From Neo-Liberalism to the 'Pink Tide'.

CERLAC Emerita Fellow, Liisa North is the editor along with Timothy Clark of a new book called: Dominant Elites in Latin America - From Neo-Liberalism to the 'Pink Tide'. About the book: This volume examines the ways in which the socio-economic elites of the region have transformed and expanded the material bases of their power […]

Call for Nominations: Michael Baptista Essay Prizes 2017

Deadline: October 15, 2017. Nominations limited to York University students only. The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) is pleased to announce the 2017 call for the Michael Baptista Essay Prizes. The Michael Baptista Essay Prizes recognize annually, at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, an outstanding scholarly essay of relevance […]

Call for Submissions: TLN Telelatino Awards 2017

CERLAC invites submissions from eligible undergraduate and graduate students of York University to the annual TLN Telelatino Awards on the Latin American diaspora. The TLN Telelatino Award is awarded annually to one York undergraduate and one York graduate student to recognize exceptional work in any area of study on the experiences of the Latin American […]

Four to be honoured with teaching awards at Spring Convocation - Andrea Davis, CERLAC Fellow is one of them

  Congratulations Andrea! Four exceptional faculty members will be presented with teaching awards during York University’s Spring Convocation ceremonies. The recipients have demonstrated exceptional and innovative teaching methods will be honoured with the annual President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards. Award recipients Sabina Mirza, Andrea Davis, Alex Czekanski and Véronique Tomaszewski were selected by the Senate Committee on […]

Tribute to Liisa North at Universidad Andina in Quito, Ecuador

CERLAC Fellow Liisa North is being honored by the  Universidad Andina in Quito, Ecuador for her long time contributions as a researcher, intellectual, and social justice activist. To read more about their tribute to Professor North, click here. To read the YFile story, click here. Photo of Liisa North at the event in Universidad Simon […]

Open letter concerning the arrest of Jennifer Moore and John Edward Dougherty in Cusco, Peru, on April 21, 2017, and the activities of Hudbay Minerals

April 27, 2017 Justin Trudeau Prime Minister of Canada Alan Hair President and CEO, Hudbay Minerals As members of the Extractive Industries Research Group and the Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean at York University in Toronto, Canada, we are writing to express our deep concern in relation to the recent arrest […]

2016 TLN TeleLatino Essay Prizes Awarded

2016 TLN TeleLatino Essay Prizes Awarded The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) at York University and TLN Telelatino is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 TLN Telelatino Essay Prize in recognition of outstanding scholarly papers in any area of study on the experiences of the Latin American diaspora. […]