Keynote Adress: "Many Mexicos, 1810-2010: Too Close for Conflict: Mexico—The Politics of Accommodation to the Superpower"
Fri, February 26, 2010 • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM • Eastwoods Room, UNB 2.102
Noted political scientist Soledad Loaeza, El Colegio de Mexico in Mexico City, will explore the historical impact of the United States on institutional development in Mexico.
Many Mexicos, 1810-2010 is a year-long series of events to mark the bicentennial of Mexican Independence (1810) and the centennial of the Mexican Revolution (1910). An international group of scholars will address key topics related to economic development, independence and nation-state formation, religion, indigenous peoples, and the politics of commemoration from multiple perspectives.
For more information, contact the Mexican Center at 512.232.2423.