The Amazonian Fires Teach-In

September 19, 2019

The Amazonian Fires Teach-In: Searching for Common Threads and Alternatives in Brazil's Amazonia and Bolivia's Chiquitania

What: Drawing on a range of Brazilian and Bolivian activist-analysts, this teach-in will provide historical and political context for the similarities and differences between places and address concrete alternatives.

When: Thursday, September 19, 2019

5PM - 7:30PM

Where: NYU Gallatin's Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Arts

1 Washington Pl

New York, NY 10003


  • Tom Kruse, New School (moderator) 
  • Maria Mendonça, University of Rio de Janeiro
  • Pablo Solon, Former Ambassador of the Plurinational State of Bolivia to the UN
  • Alejandro Velasco, NYU Gallatin & NACLA Executive Director
  • Salo Coslovsky, NYU Wagner
  • Gianpolo Baiochi, NYU Urban Democracy Lab

This event is free and open to the public. ID required at the door. RSVP here.

This event is sponsored by the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) at NYU, North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA), NYU Urban Democracy Lab, and NYU Gallatin Human Rights.

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